Through public lectures, the Technology and Culture Forum presents speakers of diverse viewpoints who come from a wide variety of academic and professional backgrounds. In planning programs, the Technology and Culture Steering Committee, made up of MIT faculty, students and alumni, seek to address critical issues and raise important questions
In Spring 2014, T&C and Boston Latin School's Climate Action Network (BLSYouthCAN) will host the 8th Annual Youth Summit on Global Climate Change. Last May, nearly 200 students attended this informative, all-day event! The 7th annual Youth Summit on Global Climate Change focused on climate change and global water issues. Guest speakers included Professor Juliette Rooney Varga, Director, Climate Change Initiative, UMASS Lowell; Brian Swett, Chief of Environment and Energy, the City of Boston; and State Senator Jamie Eldridge. Check back for upcoming details!
Wednesday, April 2
Please note: This program was originally scheduled for January 22 and postponed due to inclement weather.
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Friday, February 28
Take a stand for student rights and join us at this summit to address sexual assault and harassment on campus. Join SAFER2 and other student groups for a late night open house to promote healthy relationships, allyship, and build community. Participants will engage in dialogue and activities such as a collective mural project and booths by allied student organizations and living groups. We are proud to welcome the award-winning spoken word artist and anti-violence activist Staceyann Chin to perform at the event, as well as the nationally-recognized anti-sexist activist, Jackson Katz, to lead a workshop at the event.
Sponsored by SAFER2 and the MIT’s Medical Department’s Violence Prevention and Response
The Ides of April: The Presidential Succession Crisis and the Dilemmas of the Algerian Oligarchy
Edward Keller, Professor, North African and Middle Eastern History and Director, Middle Eastern Studies Program at Tufts University
Tuesday, April 1
Co-sponsored with the Emile Bustani Middle East Seminar
8th Annual Youth Summit on Global Climate Change
Saturday, May 10
Come to the 8th Annual Youth Summit on Global Warming hosted by The Technology and Culture Forum and organized by the Boston Latin School's Youth Climate Action Network (YouthCAN)! The day will be filled with informative and fun workshops, free food and prizes. Last year's summit was a big success and this year's promises to be even better!
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