Jan 17 [no talk; introduction to course]
Jan 24 Momin Malik (Harvard) How STS Can Improve Data Science
Jan 31Heather Rosenfeld (Tufts, MGGG)Farm Animals and Sanctuary Science
Feb 7
Tarleton Gillespie (Microsoft Research New England)Content Moderation, Everywhere
Feb 14Gabrielle Robbins (MIT)Exploring the Pharmaceutical Industry “On the Ground” in Madagascar
Feb 21Malick Ghachem (MIT)Is a Social Scientific Definition of Slavery Possible?
Feb 28Ben Wolfe (Tufts)Making Model Microbiomes
Mar 6Stefan Helmreich (MIT)Flipping the Ship
Mar 13Victoria Massie (UC Berkeley)Sharing Genetic Cameroonian Ancestry, Building Utopia
Mar 20 Spring Break –– No Class
Mar 27Daniel Dennett (Tufts)   The Information Arms Race
Apr 3Alex Blanchette (Tufts)Porkopolis, or the State of Human Labor on American Factory Farms
Apr 10Jill Weinberg (Tufts)Law, Doctors, and the Right-to-Die
Apr 17Eram Alam (Harvard)The Care of Foreigners