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The School of Humanities, Arts and Socials Sciences is seeking candidates for several Faculty positions. Candidates must possess an appropriate terminal degree (e.g., PhD, DMA, MFA, or foreign equivalent) by the start of the appointment. The positions will remain open until filled.Read More
Wednesday, Oct. 26, 7:00–9:00 pm, at CBIS AuditoriumRead More
"Integration of Computational Thinking and Science Using Culturally-Based Topics" brings together researchers from HASS and Computer ScienceRead More
Speaker Brooke Foucault Welles, Asssistant Professof Communication Studies and on the faculty of Networked Society at Northeastern University, will give an STS Colloquium talk titled "Hashtag Activism: Networked Counterpublics in the Digital Age." Wednesday, September 28, 10-11:30 am, Sage 3303. Co-sponsored by The Thomas Phelan Endowed Chair for Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences and the Rensselaer IDEA.Read More
Presentations will examine the impact of intelligent machines on the workplace and labor marketRead More
October 26, 2016 1:00 PM
Speaker Rebekah Sheldon, Assistant Professor of English, Indiana University-Bloomington, will give a colloquium talk titled "The Child, the Planet, and the Queer Matter of the Future" on how children are represented as hope for the future in the discourse of environmental crisis.
October 26, 2016 7:00 PM
Gender, Ideology and the Future of American DemocracyPanel discussion on current campaign and future election
October 12, 2016 1:00 PM
Donna Riley, Professor of Engineering Education at Virginia Tech, will discuss "Losing ABET: High Stakes Gambling with the Engineering Profession" on Wednesday, October 12, 1:00 pm, in Sage 5711.
September 28, 2016 10:00 AM
Networked counterpublics and hashtag activism are increasingly complementing offline counterpublic spheres to change the terms of mainstream public debates about state violence and racial justice in America.