Events Outreach STEM

Uhura Training Academy 2021

What if Uhura had an academy? What would she teach?

Gal’s Guide returns to Starbase Indy to host the 4th Uhura Training Academy.

Learn about the skills and talents of our favorite Star Trek Communications Officer all while earning your Certificate of Completion (it’s totally frameable and personalized).

Set Your Calendar to Fun

November 26 – 28 Thanksgiving weekend at the Indianapolis Marriot East.

Buy Your Badge

Uhura Training Academy is included with your Starbase Indy badge.

  • Weekend Badge $65 online $70 at the door
  • Day Pass $15-$35 depending on the day
  • Student Weekend Badge $25 (age 13-18)
  • Child Weekend Badge $0 (age 0-12)

Uhura Friday

4:00pm Communicating with Empathy – a Linguistic Refresh Panel

5:30pm Rosalind Franklin & DNA Activity

7:00pm Burlesque Spy! Oh My!

Uhura Saturday

10:00am GPS Scavenger Hunt

11:30am Vulcan Lute + Queen of Carbon Science

1:00pm Nichelle & NASA

2:30pm Music Sisters with Transistors – Women of Electronic Music

4:00pm Green Girl and the Guest Stars of Star Trek

Uhura Sunday

10:00am The Black Florence Nightingale

11:30am The Life Kate Mulgrew – Born with Teeth

1:00pm Dark Matter & Galactic Equator

Dinner with Leah

Saturday night of Starbase Indy, have Dinner with the Stars, specifically Dr. Leah Leach! Purchase of a ticket grants the ticket holder dinner and non-alcoholic drink with other ticketed attendees at the Saturday evening Dinner with the Stars.

Dinner with the Stars will be Saturday, November 27th at 8 pm.


Book Drive

Bring your used books to the Uhura Room and you’ll get a free bookmark (while supplies last). We are seeking women’s history books for any reading level, in any condition and on any subject. We will also take any used books you have.

Can’t wait for Starbase? Donate here


“Uhura” by Bonnie Fillenwarth

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