CSCG ProgramTopic Is Communicating in Science

Rebecca Roberts

Dr. Rebecca Roberts, Associate Professor of Biology, presents a program from The Center for Science and Common Good. “Who Is My Audience Now? Communicating About an Endocrine Disruptor”  will be held 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 20  in the Lenfest Theater, The Kaleidoscope Performing Arts Center.  Read More»


A Talk on Civic Engagement and Public Service

How can we value and approach civic engagement and public service, as communities and as individuals? Ivan Noisette, a young social justice activist who focuses on human rights and public service, will speak Oct. 20 at 7:30 p.m. in the Bear’s Den on “Finding Paths to Public Service & Social Justice Work.” Read More»


Yale Ecology Professor to Discuss Water Pollution and Frogs

The Center for Science and Common Good presents David Skelly, director of the Peabody Museum of Natural History at Yale, and Professor of Ecology and Associate Dean for Research at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, on Sept. 29 at 7 p.m. in Olin Auditorium. Read More»


Polarization Panel to be Shown on PCN

PCN will broadcast Wednesday’s panel discussion on Thursday, Sept. 11 at 8 p.m. and Friday, Sept. 12 at 10:30 a.m. In the Philadelphia area, PCN is available on Comcast channel 186 and Verizon channel 9. Read More»


Scientists and Policy Makers To Meet at Campus ISGP Conference; UC Students Play Key Role in Debates

Science and policy will converge at Ursinus College April 11 and 12 at the Institute on Science for Global Policy (ISGP) conference on Emerging and Persistent Infectious Diseases: Focus on Pandemic Preparedness. At the conference, scientists will clarify scientific and technical understanding for those who are charged with, or who directly influence policy decisions. Read More»


French Author Marie Darrieussecq Discusses Latest Book

Marie Darrieussecq

French author Marie Darrieussecq will discuss racism in France and how it influenced her latest book, Il faut beaucoup aimer les hommes (One Must Love Men a Lot), Monday, April 7, at 7 p.m. in Musser Auditorium in Pfahler Hall at Ursinus College. Read More»