FUNweek 2021 Program

Pre-recorded Presentations by UAlberta Faculty, Staff, and Student Groups

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Hours of learning and FUN!

7 Playlists

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From explosive chemistry experiments to exploring our solar system, experience the best that the University of Alberta community has to offer from the comfort of your home.

Tune in on the Science FUNdamentals YouTube channel for new themed content daily - videos will be uploaded at 10 A.M. everyday.

Check out the daily schedule below so you don't miss out on all the FUN!

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FULL FORCE PHYSICS

Saturday, March 20

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FULL FORCE PHYSICS

Saturday, March 20

Modular Origami (Sean Graves)

A Day in the Life of a Physiology Scientist and Professor (Shereen Hamza)

Creating Among Us (Ada’s Team)

Satellites (AlbertaSAT)

Creating a Racecar Using 3D Printing (Formula SAE Racing)

Teachable Machine (Undergraduate Artificial Intelligence Society)

LIFE UNDER A MICROSCOPE

Tuesday, March 23

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LIFE UNDER A MICROSCOPE

Tuesday, March 23

What is Alzheimer's? (Alzheimer's Students Association)

AI in Healthcare feat. Baymax from Big Hero 6 (Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Student Society)

What is Multiple Sclerosis? (Multiple Sclerosis Society)

Build Your Own Neuron (Neuroscience Graduate Students' Association)

Donning & Doffing PPE and Checking Vital Signs (Nursing Undergraduate Association)

CRAZY CHEMICAL FUN

Friday, March 26

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CRAZY CHEMICAL FUN

Friday, March 26

Simply Chemistry (Vima Babooram)

Role of the Pharmacist (Alberta Pharmacy Students’ Association)

Root Beer Fermentation (Biology Students' Departmental Association)

Hydrogen Fuel Cells in Cars (EcoCar Team)

Kimchi Fermentation (Synthusiasts)

Animal Exercise and Why it's Important (Edmonton Humane Society)

BACKYARD SCIENCE

Sunday, March 21

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BACKYARD SCIENCE

Sunday, March 21

Creating Geometric Art and Puzzles (Shawn Desaulniers)

Marine Biology (Aneri Garg)

Snouts or Claws? How Raptors Adapted to a Changing World (Mark Powers)

Understanding Emotions Using the Emotion Wheel (Active Minds at UofA)

Parasites Around the World and in Your Backyard (Parasitology Lab)

Vitamin D: The Sunshine Nutrient (Speaking of Healthy Eating UofA)

INVISIBLE FORCES AROUND US

Wednesday, March 24

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INVISIBLE FORCES AROUND US

Wednesday, March 24

How Do We Study Black Holes? (Craig Heinke)

Sound Waves and Pitch (Erik Rosolowsky)

The Size of the Solar System and Their Planets (Sharon Morsink)

How Planes Fly (Aerial Robotics Group)

Four Forces of Flight (AERO Heavy Lift Group)

Static Electricity (Let's Talk Science)

CHEMISTRY IN ACTION

Monday, March 22

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CHEMISTRY IN ACTION

Monday, March 22

Density of Liquids (Biochemistry Graduate Students' Association of the University of Alberta)

CD Spectrometer (Chemistry Students' Association)

INSIDE THE HUMAN BODY

Thursday, March 25

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INSIDE THE HUMAN BODY

Thursday, March 25

Shedding Light on the Mysteries of the Brain (Ian Winship)

How to Use an Epipen (Amy Phung)

Brain Injury Prevention (Brain Awareness Movement)

A Brain Odyssey (Neuroscience Students' Association)

Introduction to Rehabilitation Therapies (Rehabilitation Medicine Students' Association)

Can a Bad Kidney Be Fixed? (Kidney Foundation of Canada UofA Club)