SftPublic Programs 2018

January 30, 2018 What Should We Talk about When We Talk about Heath? Sandro Galea, M.D., DrPH, Boston University (2018 SftPublic Science Literacy Series at MIT)

February 12, 2018 Climate Change: How to Think Globally & Act Locally Dan Cziczo, Ph.D., MIT (2018 Citizen Literacy series at Belmont Public Library)

February 13, 2018 Ecological and Psychological Perspectives on Climate Change Brian Helmuth, Ph.D. and John Coley, Ph.D. both Northeastern University (2018 SftPublic Science Literacy Series at MIT)

February 20, 2018 Industrial Agriculture and the Humble Strawberry Julie Guthman, Ph.D. University of California, Santa Cruz (Contemporary Science Issues & Innovations, Belmont Media Center)

March 06, 2018 There Is More Than Enough Renewable Energy Mara Prentiss, Ph.D., Harvard University (2018 Citizen Literacy series at Belmont Public Library)

March 27, 2018 The Biological Mind Alan Jasanoff, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Contemporary Science Issues and Innovations, Belmont Media Center)

April 10, 2018 Infinitely Small to Infinitely Great: The Search for Microbial Life on Other Worlds Peter Girguis, Ph.D., Harvard University (2018 SftPublic Science Literacy Series at MIT)

April 24, 2018 The Science –and Oft-Ignored Side Effects –of Geoengineering Daniel Cziczo, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2018 SftPublic Science Literacy Series at MIT)

May 08, 2018 Nanotechnology Advances for Healthcare and Environment Sameer Sonkusale, Ph.D., Tufts University (2018 SftPublic Science Literacy Series at MIT)

May 15, 2018 Science Speculations: Time Travel David Toomey, Ph.D., Professor of English, UMASS-Amherst; and Co-Director of the English Department’s Professional Writing and Technical Communication Program. Author of The New Time Travelers: A Journey to the Frontiers of Physics and other acclaimed popular science books.