Connecticut Science Center: Decade of Dedication to the Planet

With its Green Mission and eye toward innovation, the Science Center “didn’t just stop with the LEED certification” awarded in 2010, says Cherie Sweeney, Vice President of Operations. As technology advances, creating opportunities for energy savings, there are adjustments to make — like changing light bulbs. Multiple different types of inefficient light fixtures were retrofitted …

Visitor Services: Decade of Dedication with Patricia Faulds and Eva Cintron

Patricia Faulds Director of Visitor Services   What is your favorite exhibit (past or current) at the Connecticut Science Center? Mind Ball. The game measures each player’s brain activity via a band of electrodes worn around the forehead. These pick up the electrical signals that emanate from our brains and move the ball. It is …

Looking Back at 10 Years of the Connecticut Science Center: A Decade of Dedication with Matt Fleury

Matt Fleury President & CEO of the Connecticut Science Center My role is to help shape and articulate the vision and strategy of the Science Center and advance our objectives by engaging, organizing, and supporting our talented team and Board of Trustees.   What is your favorite memory of the Connecticut Science Center? My boys …

Designing and Redesigning the Science Center

Editor’s Note: Since this article was published in the Association of Science and Technology Center’s magazine, Dimensions, the architect of the Connecticut Science Center building, Cesar Pelli, passed away at the age of 92. Science Center President & CEO Matt Fleury issued the following statement: “Cesar Pelli played a gigantic role in the creation of …