Science Sundays: Paying Attention to the Importance of the Scientific Revolution Amid Cluelessness
Date: Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017
Location: Ohio Union U.S. Bank Conference Theatre
Time: 3-5 p.m.
Host: College of Arts and Sciences
Despite an ever-growing dependency on science and technology, we are seeing a decline in scientific literacy. Frederic Bertley discusses this duality and challenges us to become advocates for science. Highlighting wide-ranging technological advances, he emphasizes the necessity of basic scientific literacy and appreciation for the scientific process, whatever our career paths.
Frederic Bertley, PhD, president and CEO, Center of Science and Industry (COSI), has worked in the area of preventive medicine in Haiti, Sudan, and the Canadian Arctic.
At the next #ScienceSundays lecture, @COSI's CEO will talk about the importance of scientific literacy #ASCDaily
Science Sundays is a free public lecture series offered and supported by The Ohio State University College of Arts and Sciences and its sponsoring science centers. Speakers are leading experts in their fields dedicated to making their work interesting and accessible for audiences of all ages and backgrounds. Science Sundays brings leading-edge work directly to the public with lectures covering diverse topics in science, arts and technology that touch our everyday lives.
Each lecture is from 3-4 p.m. at the Ohio Union Bank Conference Theatre, followed by a free, informal reception from 4-5 p.m. at the Ohio Staters Traditions Room in the Ohio Union.
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