Past Events

Date/Time Event Type Speaker Event
25 Jan 2012
Wednesday
12:00pm -1:30pm
Brownbag
Terence Keel
STSC Visiting Scholar
Religion and the Scientific Study of Race in the US: Conflict or Cooperation?
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
2 Dec 2011
Friday
10:00am -4:00pm
Workshop

BerkeleyDesignSTS
David Brower Center, Berkeley CA
1 Dec 2011
Thursday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
Tiago Saraiva
Visiting Assistant Professor, History Department University of California, Berkeley and Research Fellow Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon
Fascist Pigs: Genetics, Food, and Fascism
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
30 Nov 2011
Wednesday
12:00pm -1:30pm
Brownbag
Deirdre Loughridge
UC Berkeley, Department of Music
Kant’s Telescope, Beethoven’s Telephone
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
16 Nov 2011
Wednesday
12:00pm -1:30pm
Brownbag
Robert Chester
Comstock Creations: The Properties of an Industrial Watershed
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
10 Nov 2011
Thursday
12:00pm -2:00pm
Brownbag
Miguel Sánchez Romero
Fulbright Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, Berkeley
The Change of the Role of Technology in International Exhibitions at the Beginning of Twentieth Century: Europe and Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915)
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
3 Nov 2011
Thursday
5:00pm -7:00pm
Performance

Readers Theater :: On Aging
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
27 Oct 2011
Thursday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
Jimena Canales
Harvard University
A Tenth of a Second
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
26 Oct 2011
Wednesday
12:00pm -1:30pm
Brownbag
Mary Murrell
UC Berkeley
"Access" and the Digital Library
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
18 Oct 2011
Tuesday
5:00pm -7:00pm
Special Event

Launch Party :: Sciences and Society Undergraduate Course Thread Launch
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
13 Oct 2011
Thursday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
live-stream
youtube Kristen Haring
Auburn University & Stanford Humanities Center
How to Knit a Popular History of Media
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
11 Oct 2011
Tuesday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
Mary Sunderland
Alden Miller and Collections-Based Research at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, UC Berkeley
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
6 Oct 2011
Thursday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
Paolo Magaudda
Università di Padova
The Worm, the Apple and the "Consumerization" of Hacking Practices and Culture
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
22 Sep 2011
Thursday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
Professor Alastair Iles
Environmental Science, Policy and Management, Division of Society & Environment
"Greening" Chemistry: A Missing Affective Dimension
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
21 Sep 2011
Wednesday
12:00pm -1:30pm
Brownbag
Alessandro Mongili & Paolo Magaudda
Università di Padova
Tecnoscienza
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
2 May 2011
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
Marita Huebner
Weisman Postdoctoral Instructor in History of Science, California Institute of Technology
Orientalism and Volcanism: Travelers’ Accounts and Scientific Explanations of Persepolis and the Pyramids around 1800
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
27 Apr 2011
Wednesday
6:00pm -7:30pm
Working Group in HPLMS
Helen Longino
Clarence Irving Lewis Professor of Philosophy, Stanford University
A Pluralist Stance towards the Sciences of Human Behavior
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
25 Apr 2011
Monday
12:00am -12:00am
Brownbag
Elke Heckner
Gaming Culture, War, and Therapy
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
21 Apr 2011
Thursday
12:00am -12:00am
Colloquium
Professor Gillian Einstein
Situated Neurology
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
14 Apr 2011
Thursday
12:00am -12:00am
Colloquium
Professor Cathy Gere
UCSD
Utilitarian Neurology and the Reinvention of Autonomy, 1973 to 1978
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
11 Apr 2011
Monday
12:00am -6:00pm
Colloquium
Peter R. Dear
Professor of the History of Science, Department of History, Cornell University
Natural Philosophy and the Cultural Status of Reason
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
28 Mar 2011
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
Anne MacLachlan
Senior Researcher, Center for Studies in Higher Education University of California, Berkeley
Federal Support for Science in the Research University: The Social Consequences between 1947 and the Present
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
14 Mar 2011
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
Michele Pridmore-Brown
Visiting Scholar
Reproductive Timing and "The Biological Clock": Exploring the Feedback Loop among Culture, Science, and Politics
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
9 Mar 2011
Wednesday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
youtube Mario Biagioli
University of California, Davis
Secrecy and Openness Revisited: A Genealogy of Priority in Science
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
3 Mar 2011
Thursday
12:00am -12:00am
Colloquium
Professor Rayvon Fouché
University of Illinois
Merckx and the Machine: Governing Bodies, Banned Technologies, and the Future of Sport
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
24 Feb 2011
Thursday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
Antoine Hennion
Centre de Sociologie de l'Innovation Mines-ParisTech, France
From ANT to Attachment/Detachment - Bodies, Things, Collectives
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
14 Feb 2011
Monday
12:00am -6:00pm
Brownbag
Chet Van Duzer
Two Geographical Puzzles on Fourteenth-, Fifteenth-, and Sixteenth-Century Maps
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
7 Feb 2011
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
youtube Mary Terrall
University of California, Los Angeles
Science in the Household: Collection and Experimentation in Eighteenth-Century Natural History
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
31 Jan 2011
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
youtube Tiago Saraiva
University of Lisbon, Institute of Social Sciences
F. J. Turner for Fascists: The Circulation of Karakul Sheep and the Imperial Landscapes of Fascism
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
27 Jan 2011
Thursday
12:00am -6:00pm
Colloquium
Professor Tanja Paulitz
University of Graz, Austria
Contested Knowledge of the Mechanical Machine and the Forming of German Academic Mechanical Engineering: Gender and the Nature/Technology Boundary around 1900
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
24 Jan 2011
Monday
12:00am -12:00am
Brownbag
Michael Schuering
Using a Database for Archival Research
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
6 Dec 2010
Monday
12:00am -12:00am
Brownbag
David Barberá
Hora and Tempus in the Making: A Historical Approach to Technological Complexity
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
29 Nov 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
Merav Katz-Kimchi
Flamingos and pictures at an exhibition: Communicating the catastrophe of global warming at the Monterey Bay Aquarium
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
22 Nov 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
David Kaiser
How the Hippies Saved Physics
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
15 Nov 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Colloquium
Peter Westwick
Aerospace and Surfing: Connecting Two California Keynotes
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
8 Nov 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
Mario Wimmer
Paper Organisms: Provenance and Evolutionary Thinking in Historical Knowledge, 1881-1934
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
1 Nov 2010
Monday
12:00am -12:00am
Brownbag
Emily Redman & Lisa Onaga
"Calculating Empire: How Mathematics Education Standards Define Nationalism in 20th Century U.S." & "The Promise of Mutation in Japan’s Sericultural Empire"
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
25 Oct 2010
Monday
12:00am -12:00am
Brownbag
Brian Hoffman
"A Healthy Mind in a Healthy Body" American Nudism, Medical Representation and American Obscenity Law, 1929-1942
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
18 Oct 2010
Monday
12:00am -12:00am
Brownbag
Natascha Gruber
Sex and Gender: A History of Two Concepts in Life Sciences and Gender Theory – From Old Essentialism to New Materialism
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
4 Oct 2010
Monday
4:00pm -6:00pm
Brownbag
OHST Community
Roundtable Discussion
470 Stephens Hall, Berkeley CA
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