July 24, 2013

2013 Science Without Limits Symposium: Science and Democracy September 17 -18

L&C is hosting another Science Without Limits Symposium this fall , featuring  keynote speaker, Dr. Jane Lubchenco Distinguished Professor of Zoology at Oregon State University, former Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and one of today‚Äôs most highly regarded ecologists. Dr Lubchenco brings her scientific expertise along with her perspective on how science plays a role in our democratic society and here discussion titles invite a broad audience.
  • photo by Joy Leighton

Please join us September 17th and 18th to not only see and hear Dr. Lubchenco but also take part in other exciting events:


Tuesday, September 17, 2013


Science serving society:  reflections on four years in Washington DC


Presented by Dr. Jane Lubchenco


Environmental Studies Seminar


 4 p.m.


 Olin 301




Science, Democracy and Healthy Oceans:  What is your role?


Keynote address by Dr. Lubchenco


 7 p.m.


Templeton Campus Center, Council Chamber




Science Festival


5:30-6:45 p.m.


Templeton Campus Center, Council Chamber Foyer



Wednesday, September 18, 2013


The Future of Salmon in the Columbia River:  Is Restoration Possible?


Deliberative Discourse


9:00 - 10:30 a.m.


Templeton Campus Center, Stamm




Student Research Poster Session


4:30 - 6:00pm 


Albany Quadrangle, Smith Hall




 For more event details, please visit the the symposium site at