Thirsty Thursdays were laid back, online 20-30 minute scientific talk with Q&A and networking opportunities that took place in Spring 2021. The event was open to the public.

Sessions will be recorded and posted on our YouTube channel and here on our website. All mocktail recipes (including recipes added since Thirsty Thursday concluded).


  • June 17: Picture a Scientist film discussion (link to movie on webpage)
    Synopsis: Film exposes long-standing discrimination against women in science.
    Mocktail: The Duppy

  • May 20: Dr. Daniel Stovall, Winthrop University Biology
    Title: Interrogating Epigenetic Networks in Cancers
    Mocktail: Old Fashioned

  • April 15: Dr. Jessica Larsen, Clemson University Bioengineering
    Title: Unlocking the Brain: Nanomedicine as a Key to Neural Drug Delivery
    Mocktail: Moscow Mule

  • March 18 (Inaugural Session): Dr. Jason Rawlings, Furman University Biology
    Title: Chromatin dynamics in the epigenetic regulation of lymphocyte proliferation
    Mocktail: Mint Julep