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

Patricia FauldsDirector 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 a …

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 …

From Designing Exhibits to Data Analysis: A Decade of Dedication with Richard Thomas and Caity Leamy

Richard Thomas  Exhibit Design Director My primary role is to create concepts, provide design direction, and manage fabrication and installations for new Science Center exhibits.    What is your favorite memory of the Connecticut Science Center? I have a lot of favorite memories.The one with the most lasting impression is being a part of the creation …

From Exhibits to Executive Finance: A Decade of Dedication with Liam Cawley and Lisa Mottola

Liam Cawley Exhibit Specialist What is your favorite memory of the Connecticut Science Center? Watching the first tractor trailer loaded with exhibits pull into the loading dock during a snowstorm in early 2009. What is your favorite exhibit/event (past or current) at the Connecticut Science Center? Table-top puzzles in Invention Dimension. I love watching people …

10 Years of Partnership with the Connecticut Science Center & WFSB

With a robot-assisted countdown and a shower of confetti, the Connecticut Science Center officially kicked off a year-long celebration of ten inspiring years. After opening to the public on June 12th, 2009, the Science Center has experienced ten years of successes, challenges, and opportunities, developing many lasting partnerships along the way. One such partnership is …

Happy 10th Birthday, Connecticut Science Center! A Timeline Celebrating 10 Inspiring Years

With the help of two robots, the Connecticut Science Center cut the red ribbon and welcomed its first customers on opening day ten years ago, June 12, 2009.  The Connecticut Science Center has a rich history spanning from the initial conceptual designs and building construction to the development of educational programing, scientific initiatives, and the …

Celebrating 10 Years of the Connecticut Science Center: A Decade of Dedication with Ed Lane and Claudia Davis

In 2009, the Connecticut Science Center opened its doors as a place of scientific discovery, innovation, and exploration; a centerpiece of the community in Hartford, CT. The Science Center was built by scientists, educators, and business, government, and community leaders who shared a vision to inspire children and adults to increase joy and interest in …