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Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

Pearson STEAM Speaker Series

STEM Speaker Series

The Pearson STEAM Speaker Series features lectures on a range of topics covering the fields of science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics. Lectures are offered in the fall and spring semesters and are open to students, faculty and community members. The series is coordinated by Sidney Kolpas, Associate Professor of Mathematics.

Upcoming Talks

"Career Snapshot: Coatings Formulator"
Ulysses Jackson, Formulator, Technical Services, Custom Lab, Supervisor R&D/PDL
Tuesday, March 24
11:10 a.m.-Noon | STEM Auditorium (Room 1403)

What does a coatings formulator do? Come find out about this exciting career opportunity, including a brief history of Golden Artist Colors. You will see some of the science behind the art materials on store shelves and discover a range of careers you might not have known existed.

Past Talks

"HIV: The H is for Human"
Ross S. Johnson, PhD, MPH Practice Associate Professor University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
October 22, 2019

"Course Correction"
Dylan A. Wadell, Harrison Surgical Scholar at The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania's Division of Cardiovascular Surgery
April 23, 2019

"A Multidisciplinary Approach"
Dan Amspacher, director of strategic initiatives, Human Resources at SEPTA & Tyler Ladd, P.E. manager of engineering, Power Department at SEPTA
March 26, 2019

"A Therapy that 'Drives' an Immune Response"
Chelsie Bartoszek, Translational and Correlative Studies Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania
November 27, 2018

"Mathematical Applications from a Career in Aerospace: What Does a Rocket Scientist Really Do?"
Dr. Thomas Pratt, Adjunct Professor of Mathematics, Delaware County Community College

"Fibonacci Spiral"
Robert Rodini
March 27, 2018