National Geographic Events

Student Matinees in Seattle

  • Date
    January 13, 2014 – May 7, 2014
  • Location Seattle, WA
  • Price Free. Registration is required.

Picture of Brian Skerry talking to students
Photojournalist Brian Skerry informs and entertains Los Angeles students with his experiences photographing hammerhead sharks.

Photograph by Ben Gibbs

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.

Check the links below for information about our 2014 National Geographic Live Student Matinees, and related educational materials. Registration begins Friday, November 1. Click here to register.

View our Student Matinees in Seattle FAQ page.

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 Kevin Hand
    The Search for Life Beyond Earth
    Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 10:30 a.m.Seattle, WA

    Astrobiologist and National Geographic Emerging Explorer Kevin Hand is searching for life beyond Earth—a search which has taken him to some of Earth’s most extreme environments to study how life can persist under hostile conditions. Get the scoop from this NASA researcher on the search for real extraterrestrials.

  • Picture of Kevin Hand
    The Search for Life Beyond Earth
    Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 10:30 a.m.Seattle, WA

    Astrobiologist and National Geographic Emerging Explorer Kevin Hand is searching for life beyond Earth—a search which has taken him to some of Earth’s most extreme environments to study how life can persist under hostile conditions. Get the scoop from this NASA researcher on the search for real extraterrestrials.

Event Sponsors

  • Presenting Partners

    Logo: Seattle Symphony/Benaroya Hall
  • Lead Education Sponsor

    Canon logo
  • Hotel Sponsor

    Logo for Fairmont Olympic
  • Educational Support From

    Logo: Melinda and Bill Gates Foundation

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