Community Outreach Activities


A BioBlitz is a gathering of scientists and public participants who work together to identify as many species as possible over a 24 hour period.

     For more information visit the BioBlitz Website

     For a look at past events visit VState CoSM FaceBook or VState BioBlitz Facebook

Science Saturday

April 13, 2019: Science Saturday is Out in the Field with BioBlitz

Science Saturday is a fun-filled morning program (from 9 am to 12 pm) exploring different aspects of mathematics, science, and engineering. While Science Saturday activities are geared towards middle school students, children of all ages will find something new and exciting to explore. For a look at past events click on the links below or visit VState CoSM FaceBook


          (Past Dates: 2018)


          (Past Dates: October 27, 2018)

     Computer Science and Mathematics 

          (Past Dates: 2018, January 26, 2019)


April 11, 2019: The Sound of Mars

The VSU Planetarium serves as a valuable teaching tool and as a facility for an extensive public outreach program.

     For more information visit the Planetarium Website

     or contact the Department of Physics, Astronomy and Geosciences

Volunteer Work