Why Should Non-Scientists Care About Science?

What role can non-science disciplines play in fostering scientific literacy for all students? How is scientific literacy related to critical thinking? Examine these questions and potential pedagogical approaches to the crucial problem of misconceptions about science. RSVP: with Victoria Rogers talk in the subject line.

November 14, 2014
Nina Tandon at Atherton Union, Reilly Room

Tandon believes that the era of engineered tissues—for example, a replacement kidney grown in the lab—is just beginning. Soon, we’ll be able to grow our own replacement body parts.

September 24, 2013