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Mon Jan 14, 2013

2013 RCR Ethics Workshop

Location: Hilton Garden

Responsibilities and Ethics in the Conduct of Research
Monday, January 14, 2013
Hilton Garden Inn

This workshop fulfills the Graduate School’s three-hour ethics workshop requirement for graduation as well as the eight-hour Responsible Conduct of Research requirement.

Registration for this event is required – online registration will open on Dec. 3.…

Tue Jan 15, 2013

HPS Reading Group- Welcome back!


Location: 1030 GRACE HALL

Welcome back! First session of our HPS reading group: a brief organizational meeting starting at 4.15pm on Tuesday, Jan 15th. Note that this meeting will take place in 1030 GRACE HALL, and not our regular 131 Decio.

Please join us! Refreshements will be provided. 

For more information about our readings this semester: …

Tue Jan 22, 2013

HPS Reading Group


Location: 131 Decio (if not available- find us in Malloy 107)

First session of the HPS Reading Group.  Enjoy reading the introduction and first chapter of   Michael Gordin, The Pseudoscience Wars: Immanuel Velikovsky and the Birth of the Modern Fringe (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012).

For your curiosity:

Hasok Chang, “Pluralism in Science: A Call to Action,” Is Water H2O? Evidence, Pluralism and Realism (New York: Springer, 2012): 253-70.…

Thu Jan 24, 2013

Reilly Center Forum - Andrew Clegg. "Wireless Research in the Context of Domestic Spectrum Initiatives"


Location: 258 Fitzpatrick

Wireless Institute Leadership Seminar Series (co-sponsored by the Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values)
Click here to see the poster.

"Wireless Research in the Context of Domestic Spectrum Initiatives"
Andrew Clegg
Program Director, Enhancing Access to the Radio Spectrum (EARS)

Tue Jan 29, 2013