Topic Forthcoming | GES Colloquium

December 10, 2019 | Patti Mulligan

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Kate Creasey | GES Colloquium

December 3, 2019 | Patti Mulligan

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EUDAIMONIA - Biotechnologization of the Soul?

Emilia Tikka – EUDAIMONIA (Art’s Work/Genetic Futures) | GES Colloquium

November 26, 2019 | Patti Mulligan

Artist Emilia Tikka will talk about her interdisciplinary practice combining storytelling methods, feminist technoscience and speculative design, following with an introduction to her work Eudaimonia....

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Post-Atwood Event Discussion and Debriefing | GES Colloquium

November 19, 2019 | Patti Mulligan

Join us for a follow-up discussion to Margaret Atwood's visit to NC State. ...

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Cami Ryan on being a social scientist in the Ag industry | GES Colloquium

November 12, 2019 | Patti Mulligan

Cami Ryan joins us from Bayer CropScience and explores the challenges of food, technology, and societies through the lens of a “boundary spanning” personal narrative: a social scientist working in the ag industry....

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Pre-event discussion of Margaret Atwood’s Oryx & Crake | GES Colloquium

November 5, 2019 | Patti Mulligan

Join us for a discussion of Margaret Atwood's Oryx & Crake in preparation for Ms. Atwood's talks at NC State on November 15....

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Brandon Hollingsworth on Preventing dengue using Wolbachia infected mosquitoes | GES Colloquium

October 29, 2019 | Patti Mulligan

Dengue is estimated to infect 390 million individuals a year worldwide, with around 3.9 billion people at risk of infection. Currently, there are no licensed vaccinations or therapeutic treatments for the disease and control of the vector species through conventional methods has proven inefficient and costly. One possible novel vector control technique to prevent outbreaks relies on infection with the bacterium, Wolbachia....

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Lyubov Kurkalova – North Carolina crop rotations and cropland use intensity | GES Colloquium

October 22, 2019 | Patti Mulligan

North Carolina is one of the most physio-geographically diverse states in the southern U.S, resulting in the majority of the state’s crop production the eastern Coastal Plains. We analyze the dynamics of cropland use intensity here, and are developing tools to improve the precision of environmental assessments of crop production in NC....

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Pre-Opening: Lucky Mice Throwing Dice by Joe Davis (Art’s Work/Genetic Futures)

October 17, 2019 | Patti Mulligan

Artist Joe Davis will be conducting the Lucky Mice experiment in the D.H. Hill exhibit gallery, with a breakout brown-bag lunch to talk to students....

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Art's Work/Genetic Futures

Art’s Work in the Age of Biotechnology: Shaping Our Genetic Future Exhibition

October 17, 2019 | Patti Mulligan

Opening Reception for Art's Work/Genetic Futures, a multi-site art-science exhibit and symposium led by the NC State University libraries and the GES Center, held at the Gregg Museum of Art & Design, with additional exhibits in the physical and digital display spaces of the libraries....

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