2012 Seminar Series

STS Seminar Series 2012-13

Fall

Sept. 11 (Tues.) 7 pm in Ostrove,
David Levy, Exploring Our Relation to Information Technology

Sept. 20 (Thurs.) 12:00 pm Noontime Art Talk, Art Museum / 015 LowerJette
Jim Fleming, Skyscapes and Anti-Skyscapes

Oct. 1 (Mon.) 2:30-3:45 pm in Olin 1
Dr. Marc Rothenberg, agency historian, National Science Foundation. NSF history and the historical place of the NSF in government patronage of science and engineering (a lecture/ discussion)

Oct. 1 (Mon.) 4:00-5:15 in Olin Building Atrium
STS Program reception for prospective Sophomores and current STS students.

Oct. 1 (Mon.) 7:00 pm in Olin 1, Bicentennial Event
Dr. Marc Rothenberg, agency historian, National Science Foundation. how scientific disciplines emerged from natural philosophy in the context of the 19th-century college.

Oct. 19 (Fri.) 1:00 pm in Olin 1
Nathaniel Dominy, Department of Anthropology, Dartmouth College,
Evolution of the Human Diet

Nov. 1 (Thurs.) 8 pm in TBA
Baratunde Thurston, Comedian, Author, Satirist, www.colby.edu/comedy

Nov. 7 (Wed.) TBA, Maurits Ertsen on Water History

TBA Geoff Manaugh and Nicola Twilly, v-e-n-u-e, American landscapess and sense of place

Spring

TBA STS Faculty Fellow Candidate 1

TBA STS Faculty Fellow Candidate 2

April 8 (Mon.) TBA, Bicentennial Event, David W. Oxtoby, president and professor of chemistry, Pomona College.

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