Center of Science, Technology, and Public Life

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The USC Dornsife Center on Science, Technology and Public Life (STPL) generates a unique conversation among humanists, social scientists, and natural scientists about the social and political implications of new developments in science and technology. Through public programming, research, and training, STPL fosters sustained reflection on the possibilities and limits of technological innovation.

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Classifying Sexual Subjects

STS Graduate Student Presentation Please RSVP by 5:00pm Thursday, October 21, 2021 to receive the Zoom link. Recipients of the 2021 STS Summer Research...

10/22 1pm
A (Future) Ecology of History: Global Health, National Science, and Modified Mosquitos in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Luísa Reis-Castro, USC Society of Fellows Postdoctoral Fellow in Anthropology Please RSVP by 5:00pm Sunday, October 24, 2021 to receive the Zoom link. This...

10/25 12pm
The Future is Ours to Imagine: Creating Resilient Cities with Speculative Futures

Johanna Hoffman, 2021-22 USC Berggruen Fellow Wednesday, October 27, 2021 12:00-1:30pm PST Doheny Memorial Library (DML) 241 In-person event Trojan Check...

10/27 12pm
'This Fluid Situation': Sequencing the Cybernetic Highway at Ciudad Guayana, 1961–1976

Peter Ekman, 2021-22 USC Berggruen Fellow Wednesday, November 13, 2021 12:00-1:30pm PST Doheny Memorial Library (DML) 241 In-person event Trojan Check...

11/17 12pm

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