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March 2021

Empathy and Our Future

March 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Empathy and Our Future Please visit the event webpage to register in advance:  https://www.amacad.org/events/empathy While many in America are now debating accountability vs. unity, there is another concept that belongs in any conversation about how America can recover from a divisive election, devastating pandemic, and long history of racial injustice - empathy. This event is an opportunity to explore empathy in our increasingly digital world. Eric Liu, cochair of the American Academy’s Commission on the Practice of Democratic Citizenship, and Sherry Turkle, author of the…

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David A. Mindell: The Work of the Future

March 15 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Virtual MA United States + Google Map

The Work of the Future: Building Better Jobs in an Age of Intelligent Machines Automation will transform our work, our lives, our society. Whether the outcome is inclusive or exclusive, fair or laissez-faire, is up to us. Getting this right is among the most important and inspiring challenges of our time – and it should be a priority for everyone who hopes to enjoy the benefits of a society that’s healthy and stable, because it offers opportunity for all. In…

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April 2021

The Cosmology of Mining: Ecological Knowledge in Qing China

April 9 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Tristan Brown of MIT Register for this event This seminar is part of the Seminars in Environmental Agricultural History Series and is sponsored by MIT’s History Faculty and Program in Science, Technology, and Society. For more information, contact kalopes@mit.edu

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