Past Events

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…
February
27
Date
Sunday, February 27, 2022. 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
SERI is jointly sponsored by the Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC) and the Stanford Program in Science, Technology & Society (STS). SERI (Stanford Existential Risks…
February
24
Date
Thursday, February 24, 2022. 6:00 pm
Meet STS Alumni and learn about the incredible opportunities available to you as a future STS graduate! The panel will feature three STS alums hailing from different industries and career pathways...
February
10
Date
Thursday, February 10, 2022. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Speaker:
Chakad Ojani
In Peru, a steady inflow of coastal fog has recently been re-apprehended as a potential water source. This presentation draws on ethnographic fieldwork among Limeñan conservationists who tapped into…
February
9
Date
Wednesday, February 9, 2022. 12:00 pm
Brian Thomas, Senior Director of Undergraduate Research, and Dr. Kyoko Sato, the STS Associate Director & Honors Director, will be discussing the essential components of a successful proposal and…
January
28
Date
Friday, January 28, 2022. 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Want to know what it's like to be an STS major at Stanford? Interested in knowing what coursework STS majors have loved the most? Want to find out why so many students have decided on STS as a major…
December
1
Date
Wednesday, December 1, 2021. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
This talk will focus on the the social politics of inequality in Africa, through an examination of disease, public health, violence, and social suffering as organizing frameworks for both historical…