Upcoming Events at The Keck Center
Monday, September 15, 2014 - 11:15

Keck Center Distinguished Seminar

3503 Thomas Hall (Stephens Room)
Dr. Michael R. Strand (Department of Entomology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia) will present a seminar titled "Viruses as Mutualists: Life History Evolution, Genome Architecture, and Function." His host is Coby Schal. Refreshments will be served at 11:00 a.m. before the seminar.
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 01:00

Talks: Intersections of Genetics and Society

Hunt Library Auditorium
1:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.: Dr. Paul Lombardo, Esq., Georgia State University, "Eugenics: Past and Future" and Dr. George Church, Harvard University, "The Future of Human Genomics and Synthetic Biology" 3:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.: Dr. Sarah Richardson, Harvard University, "How Culture Impacts Choices by Genetic Researchers" and Amy Harmon, The New York Times, "The Topsy-Turvy Debate Over Biotechnology in Agriculture"
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Friday, September 19, 2014 - 08:00

Professional Development Workshop: Intersections of Genetics and Society

Talley Center Coastal Ballroom
There will be a Professional Development Workshop titled Intersections of Genetics and Society on Friday, September 19 in the Talley Center Coastal Ballroom from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The featured speakers are Dr. George Church, Harvard University; Amy Harmon, The New York Times; Dr. Paul Lombardo, JD, Georgia State University; and Dr. Sarah Richardson, Harvard University. The topics for discussion are 1) Wrestling with Interdisciplinarity and Highly Politicized Scientific Controversies and 2) Facing the Potential for Human Genetic Engineering. This workshop is open to graduate students and postdocs. Breakfast and lunch will be served. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED -- $5 FEE.
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