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Rock Party! Geology Open House & Dinosaur Presentation @ U of U

September 28 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Free

Do you like gemstones, dinosaurs, or meteorites?  Want to meet real ROCK stars? (Of course you do!)
Do you want to see firsthand how cool new technologies, like virtual reality and drones, are being used in Geology? (You don’t want to miss this!)
Do you ever find yourself in awe over Utah’s beautiful geological landscapes? (Don’t we all!)
Do you want to learn more about VERY COOL college degrees and careers related to Geology? (Trust me, you do!)
If so, this night is for YOU (and your family, friends, and students)!
FREE Admissions, FREE Parking (100 S 1455 E). Open to the public. Lots of fun for all ages!
• “Unearthing Utah’s Lost Worlds: New Discoveries from the Age of Dinosaurs” by Dr. Randall Irmis, Chief Curator, Natural History Museum of Utah & Associate Professor, U of U Geology & Geophysics (7-8pm)
• Trebuchet launching treats for kids! (6:30pm & 8:30pm)!
• Delicious refreshments (8-9pm)!
• Take a virtual reality tour of some of Utah’s majestic red rock arches!
• Play with our new augmented reality sandbox!
• Earn a Birthquake Certificate from the Utah Geological Survey Hazards Division!
• Learn about Meteorites collected by our Antarctic explorer!
• Tour our amazing collection of rocks, minerals, gems, & meteorites!
• Check out our Seismology Station that is measuring earthquakes!
• Lots of fun hands-on activities and games; enter to win lots of prizes!

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Rock Party! Geology Open House & Dinosaur Presentation @ U of U
September 28 @ 6-9pm
Geology & Geophysics Department
Frederick Albert Sutton Building
115 S 1460 E, SLC UT 84112

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Date:
September 28
Time:
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cost:
Free
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