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volcano heat suit and sign about eruptions

Highlights from the 2017 Lamont-Doherty Open House

Through interactive exhibits, games, goo, and a few explosions, people of all ages learned about geology, earth science, and climate change.

by |October 9, 2017
fake volcano eruption

Lamont-Doherty Campus Will Open to the Public on Saturday

The annual Open House promises a day of science-filled fun.

by |October 3, 2017
open house snip 2016

Lamont Opens Doors to Earth Sciences at Open House

Nearly 3,000 people showed up to explore the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory’s campus and laboratories at the open house on Oct. 8. Watch the video and find out what it was all about.

by |October 19, 2016
Grad student Daniel Rasmussen drew a big crowd for the volcano simulations. This one is a concoction of Mentos and Diet Coke.

Getting Hands-On with Science at Lamont: Open House 2016

Thousands of visitors toured the labs and crowded around demonstrations at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory’s Open House on Saturday, often jumping in to help.

by |October 14, 2016
Superhero Clubhouse Performs "Salty Folk"
Photo Credit: Jane Rebecca Marchant

Eco-Theater Engages Visitors at Lamont-Doherty’s Open House

Visitors to Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory’s open house on Oct. 11 could tune in to a performance of “Salty Folk” by Superhero Clubhouse, a collective of artists and environmental advocates. Created by Jeremy Pickard and Nate Weida, the play uses music and humor to illustrate the history and importance of New York Harbor through the “eyes” of five oysters: Brook, Manny, Bronxy, Queeny and Stats.

by |October 22, 2014
Collaboration

Theater Group to Perform “Climate Cabaret” at Lamont Open House

“Field Trip: A Climate Cabaret,” at the Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory Open House on Oct. 6, will use song and dance to focus on the research of prominent female scientists.

by |September 27, 2012
Students on a field trip

Open House: Earth Institute Undergraduate Programs

Whether you are interested in global poverty alleviation, sustainable development, sustainability management, ecology or environmental policy, Columbia University has a program for you. Attend the Environmental and Sustainable Development Programs Open House from 4-7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 24, Low Memorial Library, Columbia University (116th & Broadway) to learn more.

by |October 19, 2011