Carleton Science in the Community

We live and work in a society receptive to the translation of science and the transfer of that knowledge to the public. We are committed to fostering an ongoing connection to our community beyond Carleton and to increasing the awareness and appreciation of science in society.

The Faculty of Science is committed to fostering a strong, informed and collegial community and encouraging a culture of innovation, entrepreneurship and creativity. We are proud to share our contributions with the local community and to contribute to the public understanding of our science through our annual Herzberg and Discovery Lectures, our Chemistry and Physics magic shows, our annual butterfly show, and our Science Cafe series, all of which are free and open to the public.

In addition to the Faculty's outreach programs, outreach activities occur at the departmental level as well: