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Thu Jan 18 // 9:00 pm

The Symposium: Academic Stand-Up

Presented by Caveat


Kick those boring old lectures goodbye! Discover a new side to Academia in this evening of research-inspired stand-up comedy. Academics, researchers, teachers, & comics take the mic to give life to those dusty textbooks and show you what research & teaching is really like. From statistics to evolution, philosophy, history, and more, come for the laughs and the cutting-edge ideas, stay for the laughs and the cutting-edge ideas. 

Doors open 9:00. Show begins at 9:30pm. 21+

#NASTYWOMEN edition featuring a badass all-female lineup. Proceeds from ticket sales will be donated towards 2018 Womens March in NYC (in partnership with Women’s March Alliance).

Hosted by Kyle Marian

Line-up (subject to change):
Andrea Coleman - history & law
Allison Bishop - data science & cryptography
Kate Villa - art history
Britanee Sheree - Cherokee history
Rosa Escandon - history
Elizabeth Yuko - bioethics & origin of artificial insemination

Produced by Kyle Marian, a science communicator & former physical anthropologist. She got the comedy bug in the UK doing science stand-up with the Bright Club Comedy community and is now on a mission to train up academics & spread the smart funnies across the US.

REFUND POLICY: Tickets maybe be refunded up to 24 hours before the event. Within 24 hours we may take exchanges for other events at our discretion. No refunds after the event.