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Feel the Power of the Dork Side

July 30, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

| $10

Feel the Power of the Dork Side comes to the College of DuPage, on Saturday July 30th at 7pm.This one-man show is written and performed by, Dr. Pete Ludovice, the world’s only engineering professor by day, and stand-up comedian by night. A hilarious & educational look at science and technology, and their practitioners – it is STEM outreach on nitrous oxide.

“Dr. Pete’s one-man show is part stand-up, part song and all incredibly smart.” The New Orleans, LA Defender

Saturday July 30th, doors open at 6:30pm show is 7-8pm Health Science Center, College of DuPage, Room 1234 Fawell Blvd. and S. Lambert Road, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 – FREE PARKING For tickets, directions and information see: drpetecomedy.com/dorkside

Chicago Nerds can use the discount code “Boltzmann’ to get 1/3 off advance tickets for themselves and their friends ($10 vs. $15), and students and seniors (60+) are only $10.

The world’s only touring comedian with a Ph.D. from M.I.T., Pete has performed internationally as a comedian for over a decade, and taught Georgia Tech Engineers for over two decades. Pete graduated from nearby Glenbard South H.S., but they don’t really like to talk about that. His research activities include the computer modeling of synthetic and biological macromolecules, and the use of humor to improve technical innovation, communication, and education. One of his National Science Foundation sponsored projects examines the use of humor in engineering education. He co-directs the Humor Genome Project (humorgenome.org) and the Geekapalooza Comedy Tour (pwp.gatech.edu/geekapalo…) at Georgia Tech. Pete also hosts a weekly radio show on science and technology whose motto is “Science, only funnier” (WREK-Atlanta, 91.1FM, insidetheblackbox.org), and a podcast on the intersection of science and the humanities (peteandcharlie.libsyn.com).

For tickets, directions and information see: drpetecomedy.com/dorkside

Details

Date:
July 30, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$10
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.drpetecomedy.com/dorkside/

Organizer

Doctor Pete Productions LLC
Phone:
(770) 883-4318
Email:
Website:
http://www.drpetecomedy.com

Venue

College of DuPage – Health Science Center Rm. 1234
Fawell Blvd. & Lambert Rd., Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 United States
Phone:
(630) 942-280

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