In this talk, Dr. Vasko will present her recent interdisciplinary work on exploring responsible innovation at the nexus of chemistry and design. She will focus on unpacking shifting notions of “responsible” and “innovation” through case-study based content analysis of trade journal advertisements for industries at this nexus. She will touch on the personal and professional dimensions, including the hows and whys, of looking at responsible innovation at the intersections of chemistry, history, design, and philosophy.
CREATE for STEM Conference Room, 115 Erickson Hall
Interested in an international course experience in STEM education? Graduate students in STEM education are cordially invited to attend an informational meeting to present the plan, content, costs, and logistics for the study abroad course in Israel.
This will be a 3-credit independent study for STEM Education graduate students that will take place at the Weizmann Institute in Israel for 2 weeks in May 2017.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 (All day) to Wednesday, August 19, 2015 (All day)
East Lansing, MI
The Knowledge from the Margins (KFM) conference on Aug 18-19, 2015, will be a meeting of interdisciplinary scholars, policy professionals, activists, and community members focused on the following three aims: (1) to showcase new scholarship in science and technology studies on social justice and/or sustainability; (2) to showcase community-oriented and/or activist work that provides social commentary on science, technology and society; and (3) to train scholars on how to create policy-relevant work.
Socially Relevant Philosophy of/in Science and Engineering (SRPoiSE)
Second Annual Meeting: Call for Proposals
Deadline for Expressions of Interest: October 1st, 2014
Submissions are invited for the Second Annual Meeting of SRPoiSE, to be held at Michigan State University Detroit Center, March 27- 28, 2015.