March for Science Iowa

Event Area: 
Capitol Complex
Event Location: 
West Capitol Terrace
Event Date: 
Apr 14 2018 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Organization/Sponsor/Department: 
March For Science Iowa
Applicant's Name: 
Jordan Shaw & Kaitlin Higgins
Applicant's Phone: 
7706546870 & 5154601785
Event Type: 
Rally
Expected Attendance: 
Over 1000
Add'l Information: 
The March for Science Iowa is the Iowa chapter of the national March for Science, which is holding nationwide marches on Apr 14, 2018. Our mission statement is "THE MARCH FOR SCIENCE CHAMPIONS PUBLICLY FUNDED AND PUBLICLY COMMUNICATED SCIENCE AS A PILLAR OF HUMAN FREEDOM AND PROSPERITY. WE UNITE AS A DIVERSE, NONPARTISAN GROUP TO CALL FOR SCIENCE THAT UPHOLDS THE COMMON GOOD, AND FOR POLITICAL LEADERS AND POLICYMAKERS TO ENACT EVIDENCE-BASED POLICIES IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST." This is a peaceful, inclusive, non-political rally. The event will consist of public speeches and individuals gathering/marching with signs along Capitol grounds. Website with Event Detail: marchforscience.com