The Council on Science and Technology (CST) held its inaugural Living at the Intersection Symposium on April 12-13, 2018 on the Princeton University campus. The 2018 Symposium focused on the intersection of Engineering and the Arts and was co-hosted by Princeton’s Sc
Friday, Feb 16, 2018
Maria Garlock, professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and member of the Council on Science and Technology Executive Committee, has been named head of Forbes College. Garlock will begin her four-year term on July 1.
Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017
At the first lecture in the “Understanding the Nature of Evidence” series, Brooke Gladstone, host and managing editor of WNYC's On the Media, reflected on how the internet, tribalism, and our own cognitive biases allow us to ignore unpleasant truths about the world and embrace false information that supports our worldview. She suggested
Friday, Jan 6, 2017
Much of climate change is invisible to us. The “smoke” you see coming out of smokestacks is not carbon dioxide, which is transparent in visible light, but a combination of water droplets and soot. The trade-offs of replacing fossil fuels with renewable energy sources are generally not discernible.
Monday, Dec 5, 2016
“A Call to Bridge Science, Storytelling, and Ethical Reflection…” Spring 2017: Thursday 1:30-4:20pm CST StudioLab: B28 Fine Hall