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August 9th, 2012  |  Filed under Events/Happenings

Burning Academics! Come to the Burning Nerds Mixer!

An Aspen Environment researcher talks at the Burning Nerds Party/Ashram Galactica/2011 photo by Cesar Cortes

Fertility for the Burning Nerds this year means more, More, and MORE! More workshops, symposiums, activities and parties! We even have a totem that you’ll see out and about (an abstract Ivory Tower thanks to Captain Goldstar) and a whole bunch of soap boxes for you (and us) to stand on. Check the back page of the What Where When guide for the full listing of nerdy activities!

Annual Burning Nerds Party-Mixer – ON PLAYA

LOCATION: Ashram Galactica (8:15 and Edelweiss)

DATE & TIME: Friday, August 31, 2012. 2:30-5:00 PM

WHAT: Enjoy a cocktail while we reflect on the big academic questions at the finest Hotel in Black Rock City.

Please Join us and RSVP to academics here: academics (at)

Nerds bonding @ the Burning Nerds Party/Ashram Galactica 2011. Photo credit Cesar Cortes

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August 11th, 2011  |  Filed under Events/Happenings

Burning Nerds Meet Up on the Playa!

Media Mecca is hosting a meet up for Burning Nerds on the playa in the 2011. We did it last year and we’re doing it again! You are invited! Please join us!

When: Friday, September 2, 2011

Where: Ashram Galactica (8:00 and Engagement)

Time:  2:30pm-5:00pm

Enjoy cocktails and an afternoon mixer with the academics and scholars
of Black Rock City.

Do you teach, conduct or write or work with research? Do you wish you could?
Then you are a Burning Nerd!

Come join us for libations, entertainment and presentations:

  • The 2011 Environmental Assessment process-Learning how to research BRC.
  • Updates on the Census-new questions in 2011-Where they are from and why!
  • The 2011 Non-Profit of Burning Man. How might academics collaborate?

OPEN MIC-for Burning Nerds to share their research!

PLEASE join us and RSVP to academics here: academics (at)

Academics URL: