Chalkboard drawing of colloquium topics: research, communication, ethics, etc.

AgBioFEWS Cohort 2 Group Project | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

May 4, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

The Genetic Engineering and Society Colloquium is a seminar series that brings in speakers to present and stimulate discussion on a variety of topics related to existing and proposed biotechnologies and their place within broader societal changes....

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Chalkboard drawing of colloquium topics: research, communication, ethics, etc.

AgBioFEWS Cohort 1 Group Project | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

April 27, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

The Genetic Engineering and Society Colloquium is a seminar series that brings in speakers to present and stimulate discussion on a variety of topics related to existing and proposed biotechnologies and their place within broader societal changes....

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Tenku Ruff and Nora Haenn: Ethics and GES: Exploring the ‘Right Use of Power | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

April 20, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

Tenku brings to discussions of ethics in Genetic Engineering and Society sustained interests in interfaith dialogue and equity and inclusion. These interests that led her to undergo Right Use of Power training with Cedar Barstow....

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Chalkboard drawing of colloquium topics: research, communication, ethics, etc.

Speaker – Topic | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

April 6, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

The Genetic Engineering and Society Colloquium is a seminar series that brings in speakers to present and stimulate discussion on a variety of topics related to existing and proposed biotechnologies and their place within broader societal changes....

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Chalkboard drawing of colloquium topics: research, communication, ethics, etc.

AgBioFEWS Student Panel Topic | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

March 30, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

The Genetic Engineering and Society Colloquium is a seminar series that brings in speakers to present and stimulate discussion on a variety of topics related to existing and proposed biotechnologies and their place within broader societal changes....

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Dan Jenkins on Regulation of Gene-Edited Produce | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

March 23, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

Overview of Pairwise and their mission to build a healthier world through better fruits and vegetables by bringing new varieties to consumers....

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Rich Pell – CODEX ENTROPIA: An Experimental Sci-Fi Documentary | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

March 16, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

Screening the 3D anaglyph version of the 9 minute film CODEX ENTROPIA and discussing its implications and creation. (*3D glasses available in Hunt Library, on table across from elevator)...

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Keerti Rathore – Engineering of Cotton Plant as a Safer Source of Protein and to Overcome Competition from Weeds | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

March 9, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

Cotton, the most important natural fiber crop, also produces enough seeds containing ~10 million tons of protein. A broader use of this resource for food and feed is hampered by the presence of toxic gossypol in the seed....

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Rubén Rellán-Álvarez – Drinking from the maize diversity firehose | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

March 2, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

A discussion of the current state of native maize varieties breeding; their agricultural importance to maintain food security in developing countries; how researchers are using them to understand maize genetic diversity; and how they can coexist with modern, genetically engineered varieties....

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Adam Kokotovich – Unpacking the values-laden nature of risk assessment: The case of gene drive technology | GES Colloquium (Zoom)

February 23, 2021 | Patti Mulligan

While engagement and risk assessment are frequently discussed separately for gene drive technology, how do we incorporate engagement into risk assessment itself? ...

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