We power progress that changes lives, grows companies, uplifts our region, and improves our world. 

For more than fifty years, the Science Center has been at the center of innovation and discovery that elevates our region and enriches our world. We’ve proven that you can accomplish amazing things when you bring the right people together in the right place at the right time, and those are the connections we create every day.


Our 2019 Impact Report

a year in review

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Lunchtime Lessons: Designing for Spaces in a Digital World
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Sep 28
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Lunchtime Lessons: WeVote - Election Briefing
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Sep 30
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Coffee and Capital with David Calabrese
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Featured Program

Esther Klein Gallery

EKG programming uses the creative arts as a platform to explore the relationships between art, science and technology.

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Flying Slippers Blog

A deep dive into the people, companies and initiatives we support

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We are more than a lab, or an office, or a meeting place. We are experts testing theories, students finding our passions, artists bringing ideas to life.

Esther Klein Gallery Reopens with With...

Following an eight-month pause in exhibits, the University City Science Center’s Esther Klein...

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The Visionaries Behind the Awards: Meet...

What makes a visionary? It’s a question we found ourselves asking often while interviewing our three...

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Featured Success Stories

Avid Radiopharmaceuticals

In a field like Alzheimer’s disease where there are still uncertainties, being able to grow in stages has helped Avid and is a testament to the commitment of the Science Center to help startup companies achieve their development goals.

- Michael Krautkramer, Vice President of Operations at Avid Radiopharmaceuticals
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