2017-18 STS Speaker Series

"Science Fact, Science Fiction"

 

Portrait of Evelynn Hammondsthat she sentEvelynn Hammonds (Harvard Univ.)

“The Marginalization of Experience: Women of Color in STEM”

Tuesday, September 19th at 12:30-2 PM                                                                                         VCU Student Commons (907 Floyd Ave.), Richmond Salons I-II

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Headshot of Stuart FiresteinStuart Firestein (Columbia Univ.)

“Ignorance, Uncertainty, Doubt and Failure – Why Science is so Successful”

Tuesday, October 24th from 12:30-2 PM                                                                                         VCU Student Commons (907 Floyd Ave.), Richmond Salons I-II

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Universal's Pub Photo of F's Monster (public domain)Frankenstein Dissected

in honor of the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelly's novel.                                                                                     (in collaboration with the Humanities Research Center)

Featuring a Panel Discussion on "Artificial Life -- Past, Present and Future"

Wednesday, November 15th, 4-5:30 PM                                                                                          The Globe (830 W. Grace St.), Room 1030J

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