Science & Technology
The Science & Technology Club Meets the third Wednesday of the month at 2:00 PM in the Church Auditorium.
The Science and Technology Club focuses on topic(s) that are both interesting and current.
We realize that all members of the group will have a wide range of backgrounds and it will be necessary to adjust programs so that we get a majority of the members to be active in our presentations, discussions and activities.
Presentations might include talks by members, outside speakers or videos.
Activities could include museum trips, industry visits or field trips.
The club's chairperson is: Elliot Ratchik (845)-638-4835,
Science & Technology Club News
The Science,Technology & Computer Club will be using ZOOM, Wednesday, June 17 at 2:00 PM for this meeting This is the last meeting until we resume in September.
When will the coronavirus vaccine be ready? Epidemiologist Seth Berkley (head of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance) takes us inside the effort to create a vaccine for COVID-19. With clarity and urgency, he explains what makes it so challenging to develop, when we can expect it to be rolled out at scale and why we'll need global collaboration to get it done. (This virtual conversation is part of the TED Connects series, hosted by head of TED Chris Anderson and current affairs curator Whitney Pennington Rodgers. Recorded March 26, 2020)