One of the scientific work-rooms aboard H.M.S. Challenger during the 1872-1876 survey of the deep ocean.

The Science Studies Seminar is sponsored by the Robert Penn Warren Center for the Humanities and brings together members of the Vanderbilt community with interests in the humanistic and social studies of science and technology. Activities include sharing work in progress, reading recent publications in the field, and hosting invited speakers. Faculty members and graduate students from across the university are welcome. Seminar coordinators: Ole Molvig , Tasha Rijke-Epstein, and Alistair Sponsel.

The seminars meet at lunchtime. Food is served at noon and the discussion/presentation begins at 12:20 to accommodate those who teach until 12:15. Unless otherwise noted, the seminars will be held at the Robert Penn Warren Center.


(Don’t forget to check the Science Studies calendar for additional events.)