University of British Columbia Node

National Post article on UBC science philosphy PhD student work on role of trust in conservation

UBC science philosopher PhD, Jill Fellows, on how trust can bridge the divide between science and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit in polar bear conservation efforts

UBC science philosopher PhD, Jill Fellows, gave a paper on how trust can bridge the divide between science and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit in polar bear conservation efforts at the Congress in Victoria; her paper is featured in the National Post.


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Keith Wailoo: Entre la médecine libérale et les soins conservateurs: L'histoire et la politique de soulagement de douleur dans les Etats-Unis depuis la Seconde Guerre mondiale

Date: 
Je., Fév. 2, 2012, 5:00pm - , 6:00pm
UCB [en anglais]

[en anglais]

The UBC Node is helping to support the winter Science and Society Series

Keith Wailoo, Department of History and Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University

Approche moderne des images médicales: Fritz Kahn, le modernisme et l'invention de l'image scientifique conceptuelle, 1920-1960

Date: 
Je., Déc. 1, 2011, 5:00pm - , 6:30pm
Université de Colombie-Britannique (en anglais)

(en anglais)

Michael Sappol (National Library of Medicine [US]): "How to be Modern with Medical Images: Fritz Kahn, Modernism and the Invention of the Scientific Conceptual Image, 1920-1960."

Thursday, December 1, 2011, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm. Green College Coach House, UBC Vancouver campus.

Part of UBC's Science and Society Series, 2011.

Adrian Johns: L'industrie de défense de propriété intellectuelle et la crise de l'information

Date: 
Je., Oct. 20, 2011, 5:00pm - , 7:00pm
Université de Colombie-Britannique (en anglais)

The UBC node is pleased to support the 5th Annual Stephen Straker Memorial Lecture.

(en anglais)

How Uncertainty Became Randomness in Economics

Date: 
Je., Oct. 6, 2011, 5:00pm - , 6:30pm
University of British Columbia

Eric Schliesser (Department of Philosophy, Ghent University) will give a talk on "How Uncertainty Became Randomness in Economics."

Thursday, October 6, 2011, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm. Green College Coach House, UBC.

Part of UBC's Science and Society Series, 2011.