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Press Releases

June 1, 2022: miSci Awarded $5,000 from NYSCA and MANY Partnership Grants for Capacity Building

May 24, 2022: miSci Announces Access Program for Schenectady School Children and Their Families

April 21, 2022: Be the Astronaut Opens at miSci May 7, 2022

April 4, 2022: miSci Presents Summer Classes June 27 through August 19, 2022 for Kids Grades K–5

March 24, 2022: miSci Presents Big Bang “Summer of ’69” Gala on May 6

January 18, 2022: miSci Presents WGY: Radio’s Laboratory Celebrates Its Centennial

January 12, 2022: miSci Names Jane Golub Gallery. Inaugural Exhibit Design Zone Opens February 5

November 19, 2021: miSci Presents Annual Model Trains Show November 26

October 26, 2021: Chase Awards $2,500 to Jane Golub STEM Fund

October 20, 2021: miSci Opens New Exhibit – Seeing Ourselves

September 9, 2021: miSci and Clarkson University Launch Partnership

April 14, 2021: miSci to Reopen to the Public on June 5, 2021

March 24, 2021Library of Congress Adds Item in miSci’s Collection to National Recording Registry

March 8, 2021: miSci Presents Virtual Programs During April Break

March 4, 2021: miSci Virtual Benefit 2021

January 26, 2021: miSci Presents Virtual Programs During Mid-Winter Break

January 12, 2021: miSci Presents Virtual Programs

December 3, 2020: miSci to Close Temporarily

November 16, 2020: miSci’s 30th Annual Model Train Show

November 12, 2020: The Museum of Innovation and Science Unveils New Membership Program

September 8, 2020: Neil Golub Named Chair of the Board of Trustees at miSci, Museum of Innovation and Science

August 27, 2020: miSci Receives $540,000 Grant from an Anonymous Fund of the Community Foundation

August 26, 2020: miSci Receives $10,000 Grant from The Carlilian Foundation

July 8, 2020: miSci to Reopen on July 16, 2020



miSci in the News

May 18, 2022: Spectrum News: miSci Exhibit Allows You to Explore Space

November 26, 2021: WNYT 13 NBC: Model Trains Featured at miSci

July 5, 2021: The Daily Gazette: miSci Continues Renovations as Summer Classes Begin

April 14, 2021:The Daily Gazette: miSci to Reopen in June; New Exhibits and On-site Classes Announced

September 21, 2020: The Times Union: miSci Adapts to Being a Museum in a COVID World

September 8, 2020: The Daily Gazette: Neil Golub Elected as Chair of miSci Board of Trustees

September 1, 2020: Capital Region Chamber: miSci Receives $540,000 Grant from Anonymous Fund 

September 1, 2020: Capital Region Chamber: The Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci) Receives a $10,000 Grant

July 17, 2020: NEWS 10 ABC: miSci Reopens With Two New Exhibits, Safety Protocols in Place

July 8, 2020: WAMC Northeast Public Radio: Schenectady’s miSci To Reopen With Sound Recording, Play Exhibits


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