November 12, 2016 "Surfing with a Mathematician: Nonlinear Waves & Fluids"

CU Wizards Surfing with a Mathematician! for ages 5-18 , from 9:30 to 10:30 am, located at Duane Physics G1B30, CU Boulder. CU Applied Mathematics Professor Mark Hoefer will show us how mathematics describes fluids and how non-linear waves help us understand systems as diverse as the ocean, atmosphere, and...


October 22, 2016 "The Magic of Chemistry!"

CU Boulder resembles Hogwarts for a Saturday morning when CU Wizards Professor Veronica Bierbaum presents “The Magic of Chemistry!” Come learn about the science that is behind the seemingly magical, lively demonstrations and favorite tricks that make this show especially great for kids and parents of all ages. Show will...


September 24, 2016 "Illusion and Reality: The Science of Perception"

September 24, 2016 9:30 -10:30 am CU Boulder - Duane Physics G1B30 Professor Harvey's show is good brain exercise! The brain constructs the experience of reality using sensory information from the outside world combined with internal information from memory, fears, desires, and goals. Sometimes the experience of reality is distorted...

Liquid Crystals Wizards Show

Grand Finale! Saturday, June 18th "The Liquid Crystals Wizards Show!"

May 26, 2016

Creative Makers will especially love this show that's full of innovative ideas of how liquid crystals that you have around the home, including Karo Syrup, packaging tape and mica, can be creatively used to control and manipulate light to make beautiful displays of color!! This show, aimed esp. for young...

Fleshner 2016

May 21 "Immunity in Health and Disease: Superheros Within!"

April 25, 2016

CU Physiology Professor Moni Fleshner will introduce young students to the immune system and teach kids about some great "superheros", the cells and organs that fight germs! With the help of "Anatomy Bob" and examples from a mouse, a rat and a human, Dr. Fleshner's show will highlight one very...


April 23rd "Fibonacci and the Golden Ratio: Why Can't We All Just Get Along?"

March 14, 2016

Join CU WIzards for this interactive math show that is sure to awaken a sense of wonder and appreciation for the abounding patterns that are found in nature! "Fibonacci & the Gold Ratio: Why Can't We Just All Get Along?" presented by Master Mathematician Beth Stade!

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March 12th "BOOM! The Physics of Sound & Music!" Professor Michael Dubson

Feb. 23, 2016

Professor Micheal Dubson's "BOOM! The Physics of Sound and Music!" will both delight and inform kids of all ages! Saturday, March 12, CU Campus in Duane Physics G1B30 from 9:30-10:30 am

Energy & Oxidaton!

February 20, 2016 "Energy & Oxidation!" Professor Tarek Sammakia

Jan. 18, 2016

Energy and Oxidation, CU Wizards show for K-12 students, from 9:30 to 10:30 am at CU Boulder in Cristol Chemistry Rm 140. Professor Tarek Sammakia will delight young science enthusiasts with a show that features lively explanations punctuated with explosions, implosions, electrolysis and more! CU Wizards Shows are FREE. Please...

Nesbitt Jan 2016

January 16th "The Chemistry of Cooking" Professor David Nesbitt

Dec. 9, 2015

Professor David Nesbitt, CU Wizard Extraordinaire, will present "The Chemistry of Cooking!" This is a very fun show that spotlights the science we do everyday in our own kitchens! This show is especially geared for students grades 3-10 who love science! Saturday, January 16th, 2016 from 9:30 - 10:30 am,...

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December 5th "A Visit with Madame Curie"...Special Show!

Nov. 19, 2015

This one-woman drama, presented by Master Storyteller Susan Marie Frontczak, exposes the struggles and triumphs of Madame Marie Curie an academically impassioned, vehemently private, fervently Polish scientist, mother, and teacher. From the political oppression of her childhood, to scientific emergence and fame to the tragedy that forced her into single...