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Discussion Group: The Science of Social Issues

Interested in the connection of science and public policy?  Want to dig deeper into the science behind issues of public importance?  This discussion group is already underway, meeting 3x/month to discuss issues such as: climate change, embryonic genetic engineering, gender identity, nuclear energy and proliferation, etc.
Email [email protected] if interested in joining. 

JTerm Book Groups

The Center for Ethics and Public Engagement is the perfect place to explore thoughts and ideas through a book group. Sign-up below to read and discuss any of the following books (books are provided):

  • Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale
    Leader: Prof. Marie Drews
    Meeting Times: Wednesday Evenings, January 17th, 24th, and (Sunday, January 28th for a Hulu viewing), 7:30-8:30 p.m.
    Location: CEPE, Olin 214
  • Louise Erdrich, The Red Convertible
    Leader: Karl Nycklemoe '18
    Meeting times: 3:00-4:00 p.m. Thursdays, January 11th, 18th and 25th
    Location: CEPE, Olin 214
  • Anu Partanen, The Nordic Theory of Everything: In Search of a Better Life
    Leader:  Julie Shockey Trytten
    Meeting Times:  9:30-10:30, Fridays, January 12th, 19th, and 26th
    Location:  CEPE, Olin 214

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