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What is "Nerd Nite" in Downtown Lawrence?

Nerd-Nite-LawrenceThe Nerd is a curious species. Once relegated to the confines of a computer-screen-lit room, the modern nerd now ventures into the urban jungle. Recently, large gatherings of nerds have been spotted in downtown Lawrence. KPR News Intern Jeff Carmody investigates.


nerd-nite-lawrence-June12KPR News Intern Jeff Carmody is a junior at the University of Kansas, where he studies philosophy and linguistics.

The next Nerd Nite is tonight (WED) at Pachamama's in downtown Lawrence. This month's talks will cover hot sauce, the archeology of garbage and the infamous twitter account @KUboobs. Presentations begin at 8 o'clock.

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