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Wednesday
18
APR

Special Edition: History at the Grove- Hawkeyes in Space

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19:00

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History on the Grove continues with it's eighth presentation and this one is going to be EXTRA special! Big Grove Brewery is ready to take on it's next big step, we're going to can our beer and sell at stores near you! We're calling the first beer we can "First Launch" as a nod to our local Iowa City space hero and to signify our exploration into unique hop varieties and applications. So who better to celebrate this break through time than Professor Cornelia Lang from the Department of Physics & Astronomy at the University of Iowa! We're hoping to share some special new CANNED beer with you at this History at the Grove!

Haweyes in Space
Did you know that Iowa played a major role in the International Space Race of the 1960s? Join Professor Lang for stories of the contributions of University of Iowa scientists and students to the race for space. She will discuss the life and legacy of Professor James Van Allen and also give many examples of current spacecraft and research projects ongoing today in the Department of Physics and Astronomy that work to continue his legacy in space.

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