Upcoming STS events

Archive 2011 Spring

Addicted to Plastic
SA 3303
February 17, 2011 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Screening of the film "Addicted to Plastic".  A global journey to investigate the ubiquity and toxic legacy of plastics and creative efforts to develop alternatives.Event Details
Dr. Tanja Paulitz
Sage 5711
March 23, 2011 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Department of Sociology
University of GrazEvent Details
SA 3303
March 24, 2011 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
A screening of the film "Gasland" which tracks how the largest domestic natural gas boom in history has swept across the United States, contaminating communities and provoking protests.Event Details
DCC 324
April 21, 2011 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
A screening of the film "Fresh" which celebrates the farmers, thinkers, and business people across America who are reinventing our current food system.Event Details
Conference on the Political Sociology of Science and Technology
Sage 5711
April 29, 2011 9:00 AM - May 1, 2011
The conference will take place on Friday, April 29, through Sunday morning, May 1. The Friday sessions will consist of doctoral students in a workshop setting, in which students will get ample time to explore new projects and present preliminary dissertation research. Daniel Kleinman will give the plenary lecture on Friday evening as the Phelan Lecture in Science, Technology, and Democracy.Event Details