CSTS

CSTS lecture on the importance of ethics in education

Posted by on September 3, 2019

Dr. Kelly Elkins, assistant professor of chemistry at Towson University, will speak on the importance of ethics in education from 11 am. to noon on Wednesday, Sept. 10 in the Carver-Turner Room at the Havener Center on the Missouri S&T campus. The lecture is sponsored by S&T’s Center for Society, Technology and Society and is […]

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Research center directors announced

Posted by on August 29, 2019

Dr. Costas Tsatsoulis, vice chancellor for research and dean of graduate studies, announces some changes in the research leadership of S&T.

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CSTS symposium planned this afternoon

Posted by on April 24, 2019

Join the Center for Science, Technology, and Society’s spring symposium 1:30-4 p.m. today (Wednesday, April 24) in St. Pat’s B in the Havener Center. The theme is maintenance.

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CSTS Spring Symposium on Maintenance April 24th

Posted by on April 24, 2019

The theme of the Center for Science Technology and Society Spring symposium is Maintenance. This symposium examines maintenance, broadly conceived, from infrastructure and systems maintenance and life cycle assessment to health maintenance to cultures of maintenance. While innovation is celebrated, the bulk of what most technologists and others who interact with technology actually do is some form of maintenance. Five papers will be presented with ample opportunity for discussion. The symposium begins at 1:30 in St, Pat’s B in the Havener Center and concludes at 4:00pm.

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Missouri science policy workshop coming up

Posted by on April 8, 2019

Faculty and graduate students are invited to a workshop about science policy 3-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, in Room 254 Toomey Hall.

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Researcher to speak about medical cannabis today

Posted by on February 28, 2019

Last November, Missouri passed Amendment 2, legalizing medical marijuana. Dr. Marcel O. Bonn-Miller will present a seminar, titled “Medical Cannabis in Missouri: Therapeutic Potential and Risks” at 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, in Room 125 Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall.

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Seed funding goes to six collaborative research projects

Posted by on January 8, 2019

Missouri S&T’s Center for Science Technology and Society (CSTS) recently providing seed funding for six interdisciplinary research projects.

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Learn about NSF funding opportunities at noon

Posted by on November 29, 2018

Dr. John Parker will present a seminar, titled “STS Funding Opportunities from NSF” noon-12:50 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, in the Carver-Turner Room of the Havener Center. Parker is program director at the National Science Foundation’s Division of Society and Economic Sciences in Alexandria, Virginia.

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Seminars on drones open to public

Posted by on October 29, 2018

Dr. Adam Watts, research professor at the Desert Research Institute in Reno, Nevada, will present two public seminars about unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), more commonly known as drones. The presentations will be:

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Seminar planned on social implications of unmanned aircraft

Posted by on October 25, 2018

Dr. Adam Watts, associate research professor at the Desert Research Institute in Reno, Nevada, will give a public seminar titled “Implications of Unmanned Aircraft for Society: Case Studies from the Environmental Sciences” noon-12:50 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, in the Carver-Turner Room of the Havener Center.

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