Past Events

December
8
Date
Thursday, December 8, 2022. 8:30 am - 10:30 am
As you prepare for final exams, we here at STS want to make sure you have the proper fuel to keep you awake and keep your mind refreshed as you continue your studies. So, on December 8, from 8:30 AM…
November
7
Date
Monday, November 7, 2022. 5:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Join the STS staff and peer advisors to learn all about the Science, Technology, and Society major and learn about what you can accomplish in STS!
October
21
Date
Friday, October 21, 2022. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
This event is free and open to all STS/VTSS alumni and their guests. Enjoy some light refreshments, meet new friends and colleagues, and re-connect with classmates! Information to help you plan your…
October
21
Date
Friday, October 21, 2022. 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Come listen to Aileen Mioko Smith, a Stanford alum and renowned photojournalist and activist who co-authored the groundbreaking book Minamata: The Story of the Poisoning of a City, and of the People…
June
12
Date
Sunday, June 12, 2022. 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Agenda 11:30 A.M. Stanford's Main Commencement Ceremony ends 12:00 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. Enjoy lunch and refreshments at the STS Ceremony Site (West Oval Grove) 1:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M. STS Commencement...
May
26
Date
Thursday, May 26, 2022. 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Please join the Program in Science, Technology and Society for the 2022 Honors Symposium on Thursday, May 26th, from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM. The event will be held in ART350 (McMurtry Building), 355…
May
4
Date
Wednesday, May 4, 2022. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Speaker:
Timnit Gebru
About The Center for African Studies is excited to host Timnit Gebru for this year's annual lecture. In this talk, Gebru will discuss why she founded The Distributed Artificial Intelligence Research…
April
13
Date
Wednesday, April 13, 2022. 5:15 pm - 7:45 pm
This film examines the crisis of childhood Lead poisoning in America today, including interviews with many of the top experts on the subject, who outline the disturbing history behind the genesis of…
April
5
Date
Tuesday, April 5, 2022. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Speaker:
Londa Schiebinger, Hannah Jones, Ann Grimes, Andrea Small
Please join us for the next in a series of conversations hosted by the Silicon Valley Archives. Intersectional design offers concepts and methods for inclusive design and considers intersecting…
March
3
Date
Thursday, March 3, 2022. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speaker:
John Elrick, Lecturer, UC Berkeley Sociology
Join the STS Graduate Workshop over Zoom for Futures Past: Histories of Scenario Planning in the Bay Area on Thursday, March 3rd, 2022 from 2- 3 pm PST. John Elrick received his PhD in Geography from…