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"Ways of Knowing" Conference 2017 Call for Papers

May 25, 2017

"Ways of Knowing," presented annually by The Science, Religion, and Culture Program at Harvard Divinity School, is the biggest graduate conference in the field with about 120 panelists every year from 88 schools in the US and 20 different countries. The conference provides a forum for discussion, interdisciplinary explorations and professional development for graduate students and junior scholars at various stages of their career. Read more

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American Association for the Advancement of Science holds annual meeting in Boston.

February 17, 2017

Under the theme "Serving Society Through Science Policy," the 2017 AAAS meeting featured renowned speakers discussing current issues in science, technology, and policy, with a focus on how to inform policies with the best scientific evidence. Prof. Naomi Oreskes presented a plenary titled "The Scientist as Sentinel."

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Kennedy School's STS program launches "First 100 Days: Narratives of Normalization and Disruption."

February 1, 2017

"First 100 Days is an ongoing writing campaign, featuring posts from the broad STS community. Posts analyze and challenge the narratives of both normalization and disruption that are being put forward by the new Trump administration or the discourses that surround it, as

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Naomi Oreskes Named 2016 Recipient of Stephen H. Schneider Award for Outstanding Climate Science Communication

Naomi Oreskes Named 2016 Recipient of Stephen H. Schneider Award for Outstanding Climate Science Communication

July 13, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO --- Climate One at The Commonwealth Club announced today that Dr. Naomi Oreskes, will be awarded the sixth annual Stephen H. Schneider Award for Outstanding Climate Science Communication. The $15,000 award is given to a natural or social scientist who has made extraordinary scientific contributions and communicated that knowledge to a broad public in a clear and compelling

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