STEM Tavern @ Soaring Ridge Craft Brewers

What makes a talk about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) even more entertaining? Why, beer of course!

Join our monthly STEM Tavern that features a fascinating science presentation plus good beer. For each beer sold at STEM Tavern, Soaring Ridge Craft Brewers will make a donation to the Science Museum of Western Virginia! A food truck will also be on hand.

If you are interested in more information about the STEM Tavern programming, you can contact Sarah Van Zele at or 540.342.5718.

Join us on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 5:30 pm at Soaring Ridge Craft Brewers (523 Shenandoah Ave.). Talks start at 6 pm!

 January 10: Louis M. Weiss M.D., M.P.H. “Parasites rule the world”

In his presentation, Dr. Weiss will provide examples of how parasitism drives the ecosystem and how parasites control their hosts.

Louis M. Weiss MD MPH:
Professor of Pathology, Division of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine
Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Director of Academic Affairs and Research, Department of Pathology
Co-Director, Einstein Global Health Center
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

February 14: TBA

March 14: Lauren Kennedy

April 11: TBA