ChitChat: CHEMISTRY OF BEAUTY + COFFEE ROASTING
Thursday, March 23
Doors @ 6:30 pm / Program begins @ 7 pm
REGISTRATION REQUESTED - CLICK HERE
Suggested $10 donation advance, $15 door | FREE for UCCS students and GOCA PAC members
Seating is first-come, first-served - we recommend arriving early to guarantee preferred seating.
Amanda Bowman, a chemistry professor at Colorado College, will talk about the chemistry of beauty. Kelly Bubach of Urban Steam Coffee Bar will chat about coffee roasting.
ChitChat is a series of mash-up talks on contemporary culture and DIY topics. Each program features two speakers, hands-on and participatory learning, and a whole lot of lively conversation. This program sparks diverse discussions on contemporary life-specifically in the Pikes Peak Region-and features some of the most interesting minds in Colorado Springs. We are in our 6th season of this popular series; join us and reserve your seat today!
ChitChat tickets include snacks + beverages, two speakers, lively conversation, and more fun than you can shake a stick at.
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS
Amanda Bowman teaches inorganic chemistry at Colorado College. She received her PhD in chemistry from Cornell University. Her research focuses on the chemical element cobalt, known for its distinct blue color.
Kelly Bubach is a former IT professional who left his job to turn his love of java into a warehouse coffee bar in one of the oldest blue-collar neighborhoods in Colorado Springs. He first began roasting coffee beans at home for himself, friends, and family, and then exapanded his passion into a business when he realized his ultra-high-end roasts could best be served and enjoyed by clients in a cafe setting complete with gourmet waffles and other delicious items. Kelly opened Urban Steam in 2013, and serves serious espresso, waffles, whiskey, and good times.
6:30p doors open; 7p program starts