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., UMASS-Amherst
(Contemporary Science Issues & Innovations, Belmont Media Center)

June 21, 2018 Take Action! How We Can Save the Environment Wendy Jacobs, J.D., Harvard Law School
(2018 Citizen Literacy series at Belmont Public Library)

August 16, 2018 New Ways of Imaging the Brain, Alan Jasanoff, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(Working Science series)

August 21, 2018 How Delayed Release of Industry Data on Chemical Toxicity Impacts Health Philippe Grandjean, D.M.Sc, M.D., University of Southern Denmark; Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
(Contemporary Science Issues & Innovations, Belmont Media Center)

August 30, 2018 Art and Nature: A Special Exhibit. Susan Heideman and Michelle Lougee
(Contemporary Science Issues & Innovations, Belmont Media Center)

October 11, 2018 Language Acquisition: How Many Languages Can You Learn? Evelina Fedorenko, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School/MGH
(Contemporary Science Issues and Innovations, Belmont Media Center)