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Student Matinees in Seattle

  • Date
    January 13, 2015 – May 19, 2015
  • Location Seattle, WA
  • Price Free. Registration is required.

Picture of Kevin Hand talking to students
Astrobiologist and National Geographic Emerging Explorer, Kevin Hand, shares stories with students about his search for life in other worlds.

Photograph by Robert Wade

Photo: Benaroya Hall

Benaroya Hall

Photograph by Lara Swimmer

National Geographic Live Student Matinees offer Seattle-area students entertaining and visually spectacular presentations by leading explorers, scientists, filmmakers, and photographers.

Seats are limited, so click on the button below to apply now.

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View the Student Matinee FAQs for questions regarding the Student Matinees.

What teachers are saying about Nat Geo Live Student Matinees:

“We thoroughly enjoyed our National Geographic Live experience. My students sat on the edge of their seats the entire time.”

“Thank you! We truly appreciate these opportunities to attend National Geographic events. They are a highlight of the year.”

“I greatly value these learning experiences that happen outside of the classroom that inspire my students to follow their dreams and educate them about being good stewards of the environment.”

Bus support generously provided by Dr. Dori McLennan

Support from Raymond F Jarris Jr. MD and Noel Nic’Fergusson.

  • Picture of Paul Nicklen
    Spirit of the Wild
    SpeakersMonday, May 18, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.Seattle, WA

    Working in some of the world’s most remote environments, Paul Nicklen faces incredible hardships and danger in pursuit of powerful, close-up images of iconic wildlife. Spend an evening with this award-winning photojournalist for a gripping encounter with the wild spirit that animates our world.
    Recommended for grades 2–6

  • Picture of Paul Nicklen
    Spirit of the Wild
    SpeakersTuesday, May 19, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.Seattle, WA

    Working in some of the world’s most remote environments, Paul Nicklen faces incredible hardships and danger in pursuit of powerful, close-up images of iconic wildlife. Spend an evening with this award-winning photojournalist for a gripping encounter with the wild spirit that animates our world.
    Recommended for grades 2–6

Event Sponsors

  • Presenting Partners

    Logo: Seattle Symphony/Benaroya Hall
  • Hotel Sponsor

    Logo: Fairmont Olympic
  • Lead Education Sponsor

    Canon logo
  • Educational Support From

    Logo: Melinda and Bill Gates Foundation

Events by Location

Events for Today, April 18, 2015 in Seattle, WA

UPCOMING EVENTS

Spirit of the Wild, Seattle, WA
May 17, 2015

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May 18, 2015

Spirit of the Wild – Student Matinee, Seattle, WA
May 18, 2015

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