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  • Dept. Speakers' Series: Deborah Blum on the Birth of Forensic Medicine

    The Department is delighted to host Pulitzer Prize-winning science journalist Deborah Blum on Wednesday, September 21st for her public lecture on "The Poisoner's Handbook: Chemistry, Public Health, and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz-Age New York City." The lecture takes place at 4:00 p.m. in Dale Hall 211.  more info on her talk Blum is active as a leader in the field of science writing, serving as the North American board member of the World Federation of Science Journalists, ...

  • History of Media Dream Course Speakers

    September 30, noon-1:00 pm: Paul Starr (Princeton University), “An Unexpected Crisis: The News Media in the United States and Other Post-Industrial Democracies” Gaylord Auditorium October 10,  7:00 pm: Susan Douglas (University of Michigan), “Enlightened Sexism” location tba November 10, 7:00 pm: Marc Rotenberg (Director, Electronic Privacy Information Center), “The Surveillance State in Film” location tba November 19, time tba: Jeff “Swampy” Marsh (Creator of the Phineas and Ferb Show...