Videos

NEWKIRK GRADUATE STUDENT FELLOW PRESENTATIONS

Chasing Science: The New Politics of Knowledge Production
A panel presentation by the 2015-2016 Newkirk Fellows

Elizabeth Reddy, UC Department of Anthropology, “Instabilities: Mexican Earth and Expertise”
Erin Evans, UCI Department of Sociology, “Taking Root: Animal Advocacy and the Regulation of Science”
Stephen Slota, UCI Department of Informatics, “Troubling the Sciences: Infrastructure, Change and Policy”


TOWARD A SUSTAINABLE 21ST CENTURY SERIES

The “Toward a Sustainable 21st Century” series is an initiative of a foundation of global reach and a research university to do together more than they can do separately on significant unsolved problems of global society in the areas of marine resources conservation, and threats to ecosystem and environmental health caused by toxic chemicals and the absence of effective governance structures which promote sustainability.

For the entire list of videos & information from “Toward A Sustainable 21st Century” conference series, please go to: http://socialecology.uci.edu/pages/toward-sustainable-21st-century-past-symposiums


OTHER EVENTS ON THE ENVIRONMENT

Community Based Science in the Arctic- Jan 31, 2015, part of the UCI Arctic Governance Symposium
Elizabeth Mendenhall, John Hopkins University, USA, “Social Understandings of the Arctic Domain”
Arn Keeling, Memorial University, Canada, “Aboriginal Communities and the Environmental Legacies of Extractive Development in the Arctic”
May-Britt Oehman, Uppsala University, Sweden, “Supradisciplinary conversations on security, safety, and resilience in the river valleys of Sabme – land of Sami”
Peter Skold, Umea University, Sweden, “Salience, Stakeholders and Sustainabilities – Perspectives from Arctic Research in Sweden”


LIMITS 2015-2016

Computing with Limits Public Discussion – December 3, 2015
Featuring Simon Cole, Director, Newkirk Center for Science and Society
Barath Raghavan, International Computer Science Institute, Berkeley
Bill Tomlinson, UC Irvine
Don Patterson, Westmont College, Santa Barbara
Daniel Pargman, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
Bonnie Nardi, UC Irvine
Video


 

ISSUES IN SCIENCE COMMUNICATION SERIES

Race, Biological Causation, & Science Communication conference- October 10, 2014
Welcome by Simon Cole
Jay Kaufman, McGill University, “The Use of Negative Controls in the Genetic Epidemiology of Racial Disparities”
Jonathan Kahn, Hamline School of Law, “Race, Law and Neuroscience: Some Explicit Problems with Implicit Bias”
Sally Lehrman, Santa Clara University, “Taking Up The Cry: When Genetics, Race,
and News Print Meet”
Aaron Panofsky, UCLA, “How “Unscientific” Ideas about Race Contribute to the Scientific Authority of Behavior Genetics”


FORENSIC SCIENCE SERIES/OTHER SCIENCE, CRIME AND LAW

‘The House of Murder’ The Christie Investigation and the Making of English CSI with Ian Burney, Ph.D. – November 23, 2015
Video

“Presumed Guilty: An extraordinary story of injustice, survival and hope on America’s death row” featuring Juan Melendez, Death Row Exoneree- March 11, 2015
Video

Science to Fight Injustice Series: Stopping the Usual Suspects and Then Some: Police, Race, and the Moving Boundaries of Search- January 30, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey A. Fagan of Columbia Law School in New York City, New York
Video

Rap on Trial- January 22, 2014
Video- Dr. Charis Kubrin- “For Every Rhyme I Write, It’s 25 to Life”
Video- Dr. Sohail Daulatzai- “At Lady Justice, I Blaze Nine”
Video- Dean Erwin Chemerinski- “My Freedom of Speech is Freedom or Death”
Video- Rap on Trial Q&A

Fall Seminar Series
Post 9/11: Science, Policy & Law
A look at intelligence gathering, interrogation techniques, national security preparedness, and civil liberties.

October 4, 2011: Interrogations, Confessions, Coping
January 18, 2011: Civil Liberties and Legal Implications

WEBCAST of October 4th Event: Click here
WEBCAST of January 18th Event: Click here