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October 13, 2011

The Crucial Experiment that Wasn’t: Acoustic Tomography of Ocean Climate, 1957-1997

SOS 250

Naomi Oreskes
Professor of History and Science Studies,
UCSD Adjunct Professor of Geosciences at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography
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October 3, 2011

Science and Its Publics:
Bridging the Divide

Doheney 240

Panelists:

Antonio R. Damasio,
David Dornsife Chair in Neuroscience
Professor of Psychology and Neurology

K. C. Cole,
Professor, Annenberg School of Journalism

Deborah Harkness,
Professor of History

Discussant:

Michael Quick,
Executive Vice Provost
Professor of Biological Sciences

Sponsored the Dornsife Commons Program
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September 30, 2011

The Social Life of DNA

KAP 345

Alondra Nelson
Associate Professor of Sociology
Columbia University

Sponsored the Sociology Department, USC
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September 23, 2011

Documenting the World: Photography, Film, and the Scientific Record

Lunch Workshop and Roundtable Conversation

Huntington Library
Munger Building, Seaver 1

Gregg Mitman
Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies University of Wisconsin-Madison

Sponsored by the Science, Technology, and Society Research Cluster with collaboration from the Visual Studies Graduate Certificate and the History Department
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September 22, 2011

A Journey Without Maps: Film and the Cartography of Subjectivity

SOS 250

Gregg Mitman
Vilas Research and William Coleman Professor of History of Science, Medical History, and Environmental Studies University of Wisconsin-Madison

Sponsored by the Science, Technology, and Society Research Cluster with collaboration from the Visual Studies Graduate Certificate.
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March 11, 2011

Designing the Technological Future:
The Landscape of Science in Postwar Southern California

Huntington Library
Overseers' Room
Co-sponsored by the Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West


For more details, please see the program here.
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February 22, 2011
The Infrastructural Human
October 19, 2010
Doheny, Friends Lecture Hall, Room 240

A panel of USC faculty members will reflect on how our systems of transportation - whether by air, land or sea - shape us as individuals and as members of a collectivity.

Speakers:

Robbert Flick (Roski School of Fine Arts, USC)
Vanessa Schwartz (Department of History, USC)
Lisa Schweitzer (USC School of Policy, Planning and Development)
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October 30, 2010
Global Visions:
Material Exchanges in the Early Modern World
Saturday
October 30, 2010
Huntington Library
Overseers' Room

Funded by the USC Huntington
Early Modern
Studies Institute with the
Visual Studies Graduate Certificate (USC).
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October 19, 2010
The Infrastructural Human
October 19, 2010
Doheny, Friends Lecture Hall, Room 240
Speakers:

Elizabeth Dunn, University of Colorado-Boulder
“The Pasteurized State: Raw Milk, Public Health, and the Making of Modern Governance”

Christopher Otter,Ohio State University
“Planet of Cows: Cattle Breeding and the Emergence of the Global Meat Complex”

Discussant:

Susanna Hecht, University of California, Los Angeles
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