Student Led Broader Impacts Group -- Spring Events
"If you are a scientist, scientist-in-training, policy aficionado, or just a fan of thinking outside the scientific bubble, then this group is for you! All are welcome to attend and participate, and no background in science policy is required."
Two talk will feature CSTPP members.
Tuesday February 28th, 4:30-5:30pm, Moos 1-435
Placebos & Policy
Led by Paul Regier, student in the Graduate Program in Neuroscience
Tuesday April 10th, 4:30-5:30pm, Moos 1-435
How does research funding relate to ethics?: A conversation about the structure of science and technology policy in the U.S.
Led by Dr. Jennifer Kuzma, Associate Professor in the Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy program at the Humphrey School at the University of Minnesota
Tuesday April 24th, 4:30-5:30pm, Moos 1-435
Rewriting the National Science Education Standards
Led by Dr. Jan Dubinsky, Professor in the Neuroscience Department, winner of the Society for Neuroscience Science Educator Award, and creator of BrainU
Tuesday May 8th, 12:00-1:00pm, Jackson 2-137
Framing Issues in Science Policy: What role should scientists play?
Special lecture by Steve Kelley, former Minnesota state senator and Director of the Center for Science, Technology, and Public Policy at the Humphrey School at the University of Minnesota
*Lunch will be provided at 11:45
Tuesday May 22nd, 4:30-5:30pm, Moos 1-435
Toxic Chemical Policy: Defining and Addressing Risk
Led by Kate Knuth, member of the Minnesota House of Representatives and doctoral student in conservation biology at the University of Minnesota