Upcoming STS events

Archive 2013 Spring

This presentation explores changes to New York State's technologies of state administration and their impacts on labor, inequality, governance and wealth.

Event Details
Panel: "Updates on Water Research"
Mother's, Rensselaer Union
April 16, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Film & Discussion: "The E-Waste Challenge"
Mother's, Rensselaer Union
April 16, 2013 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Talk: Igor Vamos, "Political Design for a Sustainable Future"
Auditorium, CBIS
April 16, 2013 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Film & Discussion: "Garbage Warrior' & The Challenge of Green Building
Mother's, Rensselaer Union
April 18, 2013 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Film & Discussion: "Darwin’s Nightmare," Globalization and Sustainability
Mother's, Rensselaer Union
April 18, 2013 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Talk: Pauline Oliveros, "Listening In and Out"
EMPAC Studio Beta
April 18, 2013 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Film: "Chemical Valley"
EMPAC Studio Beta
April 18, 2013 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Poster Session
EMPAC Studio Beta
April 19, 2013 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Talk: Gavin Schmidt, "What are climate models good for?"
EMPAC Concert Hall
April 19, 2013 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Film: "Reach of Resonance"
EMPAC Studio 2
April 19, 2013 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Earth Week Open House
EMPAC Evelyn's Cafe
April 20, 2013 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Workshop: “Green Building for Elementary Students”
EMPAC Studio Beta
April 20, 2013 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Workshop: “Secondary School Frack Out!”
EMPAC Studio 2
April 20, 2013 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Panel: “Updates on Shale Gas Research: A Systems Approach”
EMPAC Studio 2
April 20, 2013 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Film: “Eco-Film Medley for Kids”
EMPAC Studio Beta
April 20, 2013 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Michael Mascarenhas, Associate Professor of STS and author of Where the Waters Divide, will be interviewed this Saturday (April 20th) at 12:30 PM on an internationally syndicated NPR show hosted by Sylvia Richardson. Latin Waves is a weekly radio program about community that has featured such public intellectuals as Noam Chomsky, Derrick Jensen, Vandana Shiva, Silvia Federici and others who are working to create a society based on justice (racial, gender, ecological and cultural) and principles of fairness and equity.

www.latinwavesmedia.com.

Event Details
Film: “Hoot” – An Eco-Film for Kids
EMPAC Studio Beta
April 20, 2013 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Workshop: Connecting Sustainability Educators
Russell Sage Laboratory, Room 5101
April 21, 2013 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Workshop: Guinean Drum and Dance for Children
EMPAC Studio Beta
April 21, 2013 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Workshop: Mask-Making for Biodiversity
EMPAC Studio Beta
April 21, 2013 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Performance: World Drum Performance
Prospect Park
April 21, 2013 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Parade: Musical Procession
Prospect Park to EMPAC
April 21, 2013 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Performance: Susie Ibarra, "Circadian Rhythms"
EMPAC Concert Hall
April 21, 2013 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM