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Positive Research Ethics Workshop
March 3-4, 2017
Innovation Park
The workshop aims to get together a group of scholars to articulate a process and a research agenda for fostering a positive research integrity culture that focuses less on procedural compliance and more on model behaviors and equipping scientists and engineers with knowledge, skills and a positive viewpoint that encourages good ethical choices. 

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Data Security Conference
February 24, 2017
University of Notre Dame Law School


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Conference: The Quest for Consonance: Theology and the Natural Sciences
April 2-5, 2017
University of Notre Dame
McKenna Hall 

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Association for Women in Science, ND Chapter Conference (off-site link)
University of Notre Dame - Jordan Hall of Science/Inn at St. Mary's
September 30 - October 1, 2016



Inside, Outside, and Across Disciplines: Gender, Race, and Concepts of Difference
Sixth Meeting of the Association for Feminist Epistemologies, Methodologies, Metaphysics, and Science Studies (FEMMSS)
University of Notre Dame
October 2-4, 2016

Collaboration Conundrum Conference C3


The Collaboration Conundrum: Special Interests and Scientific Research
November 5-6, 2015


Reilly Center's 30th Anniversary Celebration
March 20-21, 2015  


International Society for Military Ethics

International Society for Military Ethics 2014 Conference
"The Ethical Dimensions of Civil War"
October 12-15, 2014

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HPS 25th Anniversary Conference
September 26-27, 2014



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Models and Simulations in the Sciences: Perspectives from Philosophy, History, and Policy
May 9-11, 2014

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Ahead Of The Curve: Anticipating Ethical, Legal, and Societal Issues Posed by Emerging Weapons Technologies
April 22-23, 2014


What Darwin Didn't Change: Investigating the Enduring Interactions of Faith, Science, and Reason
March 13 - 14, 2014


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International Society for Military Ethics
"Military Virtues and Contemporary Challenges"
October 13-16, 2013

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Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts
October 3-6, 2013

Cognitive Attitudes and Values in Science


Cognitive Attitudes and Values in Science
June 6-7, 2013

Climate Change and the Common Good

Climate Change and the Common Good: Security, Sustainability, Policy
April 8-10, 2013

Midwest Junto for the History of science


Midwest Junto for the History of Science
April 5-7, 2013

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History of Science Society Welcoming Conference
Fri, June 8, 2012 




Ancient Skepticism, Voluntarism, and Science Workshop 
May 11, 2012



Toward Regulation of Nanomaterials: A Conversation between Academia, Industry, Law, and Government 
May 10-12, 2010



Darwin in the 21st Century 
November 1-3, 2009


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International History, Philosophy, and Science Teaching Group
June 24-28, 2009


Biennial History of Astronomy Workshop 
1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011



Integrated History and Philosophy of Science: The Second Conference 
March 12-15, 2009



The Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of the Physical Sciences 
February 4-5, 2005



Galileo and the Church
April 18-20, 2002