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Science Café 2018
June 28, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm$15
On Giants’ Shoulders: Science Needs to March On Despite Science Denialism
With Guest Scholar
Angela Creager, PhD, Princeton University
Thomas M. Siebel Professor History of Science
With our guest expert/scholar, Professor Creager, we will discuss:
> how the scientific process moved from individual efforts of “giants” like Galileo, Newton, Curie to modern team-based science
> conditions favoring scientific discoveries and advances
> how does the general public aquire knowledge of science advances? What shapes the public’s view of the value of science?
> how might science best persevere in the face of forces like science denialism?
5:30 – 5:45 pm Welcome
5:45 – 8:15 pm Light meal buffet
Expert/Audience Discussion/Video Viewing
Where: Frick Chemistry, Princeton University
Cost: $15 includes light nutritious meal buffet
Register by June 24th. Space is limited.
Who Should Attend?
Scientists and Non-Scientists
Educators and Students
Bright Future Enthusiasts