Other: Node Workshops, Panels, Salons, etc.

Technoscience and Regulation Research Unit (TRRU)

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hosts a bimonthly “Science Studies of Vaccines Reading Group.” Contact TRRU for details and readings at trru@dal.ca.

Technoscience Salon

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This is an open forum for interdisciplinary and playful intellectual exchange on questions of science, technology and biomedicine. The Salon is organized around a monthly theme and meets on the 10th floor of the Jackman Humanities Institute in Toronto. See their line-up at http://technosalon.wordpress.com/.

Documentaire La nouvelle production de la connaissance - 20 ans après

Date: 
Thu., Dec. 11, 2014, 12:30pm - , 2:00pm
Camille Limoges, membre émérite du CIRST

Documentaire La nouvelle production de la connaissance - 20 ans après
avec Camille Limoges, membre émérite du CIRST
En collaboration avec l'ACFAS

jeudi
11 décembre 2014
salle À CONFIRMER

Queering Evidence

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Date: 
Fri., Nov. 28, 2014, 4:00pm
Pt 3 of the Activating Evidence Technoscience Salon

Friday November 28 :: Queering Evidence

ARTSCAPE YOUNGPLACE, 180 Shaw Street, 4-6 p.m.

Pt 3 of the Activating Evidence Technoscience Salon

From groups to individual (MIT Press, 2013)

Date: 
Thu., Nov. 27, 2014, 12:30pm
Frédéric Bouchard, Philosophie, UdeM et Philippe Huneman, Histoire et philosophie des sciences, CNRS

Frédéric Bouchard, Philosophie, UdeM et Philippe Huneman, Histoire et philosophie des sciences, CNRS
Discussion autour de leur livre From groups to individual (MIT Press, 2013)
Commentateurs: à venir

jeudi
27 novembre 2014
UNIVERSITÉ DE MONTRÉAL

Citizen Science

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Date: 
Fri., Nov. 14, 2014, 4:00pm
Pt 2 of the Activating Evidence Technoscience Salon

Friday November 14 :: Citizen Science
Pt 2 of the Activating Evidence Technoscience Salon
ARTSCAPE YOUNGPLACE, 180 Shaw Street, 4-6 p.m.

The Next Big One: Ebola, MERS, and the New Age of Emerging Viruses

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Date: 
Tue., Nov. 4, 2014, 7:30pm - , 8:30pm
David Quammen, an author and journalist who writes often about field biology, ecology, evolution, and the yin-yang relationship between human history and landscape.

THE NEXT BIG ONE: Ebola, MERS, and the New Age of Emerging Viruses
David Quammen, author and journalist
Tuesday, November 4, 2014  7:30 pm
Ondaatje Hall. McCain Building, Dalhousie University, 6135 University Avenue
Dalhousie University, Halifax 

 

L'Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) a-t-elle une politique scientifique?

Date: 
Fri., Oct. 24, 2014, 12:30pm
Emilien Schultz, Laboratoire GEMASS, Université Paris Sorbonne

Emilien Schultz, Laboratoire GEMASS, Université Paris Sorbonne
L'Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) a-t-elle une politique scientifique?
Commentateurs: Yves Gingras (Histoire, UQAM) et une autre personne à confirmer

vendredi
24 octobre 2014
salle N-8550

Science and Warfare – Panel discussion

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Date: 
Fri., Oct. 24, 2014, 12:00pm
With Shauna Devine (Western University), Andrew Ede (University of Alberta) and Susan Smith (University of Alberta)

Science and Warfare – Panel discussion
Friday October 24th, 12pm
Tory Building 2-58, University of Alberta
With Shauna Devine (Western University), Andrew Ede (University of Alberta) and Susan Smith (University of Alberta).

Centuries of dialogue: Asia and the West lecture series

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Date: 
Thu., Oct. 23, 2014, 7:00pm - Thu., Nov. 20, 2014, 7:00pm
Sept. 11-Nov 20: Public international public lecture series. Next - Ames, "Confucian China in a Changing World Cultural Order"

Centuries of dialogue: Asia and the West lecture series
University of King's College
Fall 2014

See full public lecture listings here!

Course Description

How the U.S. Civil War (1861-1865) Shaped Modern Medicine

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Date: 
Thu., Oct. 23, 2014, 3:30pm
Shauna Devine, historian of Civil War and American medicine at Western University.

How the U.S. Civil War (1861-1865) Shaped Modern Medicine
Shauna Devine ( Western University)
Thursday October 23rd,  3.30PM
HUMANITIES CENTRE L-2, University of Alberta

The Maritimes Birth of Creation Science

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Date: 
Tue., Oct. 21, 2014, 7:30pm
A talk by Ronald Numbers, Hilldale Professor of the History of Science and Medicine Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin, Madison.

The Maritimes Birth of 'Creation Science'
Tuesday, Oct 21st at 7:30pm
Alumni Hall, University of King’s College
Ronald Numbers,  Hilldale Professor of the History of Science and Medicine Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. 

Finding Equilibrium (Princeton University Press, 2014)

Date: 
Fri., Oct. 17, 2014, 12:30pm
Till Düppe, Sciences économiques, UQAM et E. Roy Weintraub, Economics, Duke University

Till Düppe, Sciences économiques, UQAM et E. Roy Weintraub, Economics, Duke University
Discussion autour de leur livre Finding Equilibrium (Princeton University Press, 2014) 
Commentateurs: Robert Leonard (Sciences économiques, UQAM) et Yves Gingras (Histoire, UQAM)
vendredi

17 octobre 2014
salle N-8550

Erasures and Fabulations

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Date: 
Fri., Oct. 10, 2014, 4:00pm
Pt 1 of the Activating Evidence Technoscience Salon

Erasures and Fabulations
Pt 1 of Activating Evidence Technoscience Salon
ARTSCAPE YOUNGPLACE, 180 Shaw Street, 4-6 p.m.

Watch Live Th. Oct. 2: Rewriting the History of Science and Philosophy in Late Colonial India

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Date: 
Thu., Oct. 2, 2014, 7:00pm

WATCH LIVE ONLINE!
Rewriting the History of Science and Philosophy in Late Colonial India

Dhruv Raina, Professor at the Zakir Husain Centre for Educational Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
Thursday, Oct. 2, 7pm Atlantic (6pm ET)
KTS Lecture Hall, 2nd Floor, New Academic Building,
University of King’s College, Halifax, NS
Free public event