Events

Note: Most of these events have been recorded. View them on the Videos page.

Spring 2019

workshop: “Thinking about Identity in the STEM Classroom: Some Challenges from (and to) Feminist, Queer and Disability Studies”

Speaker:Dr. Amy E. Slaton (Drexel University)
Time: 2:00 – 4:00 PM, Tuesday, February 12
Location: Boettcher Room, Arthur Lakes Library

Luncheon Talk: “innovation, opportunity, and other fine promises: what ‘stem diversity’ means and can mean in 2019”

Speaker: Dr. Amy E. Slaton (Drexel University)
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM, Monday, February 11
Location: Boettcher Room, Arthur Lakes Library

fall 2018

workshop: “Diversity to inclusion to equity and social justice: considering different levels of analysis to rethink what ‘broadening participation’ means in engineering education

Speaker: Dr. Alice Pawley (Purdue University)
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 PM, Tuesday, September 11
Location: Boettcher Room, Arthur Lakes Library

Luncheon Talk: “Beyond ‘diversity:’ considering ruling relations to help make engineering education more socially just

Speaker: Dr. Alice Pawley (Purdue University)
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM, Monday, September 10
Location: Boettcher Room, Arthur Lakes Library

Summer 2018

daniels fund faculty fellows summer workshop

The 2nd cohort of Daniels Fund Faculty Fellows and a few other Mines faculty attended the three-day Daniels Fund Faculty Workshop. The three-day workshop discussed the Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative Ethics Principles, the history of science and engineering ethics in the global context, approaches to integrating ethics principles into technical courses (e.g., micro insertion), and strategies for assessing ethics education. A detailed agenda for this workshop can be found here. If you are interested in knowing more about this workshop, please contact us

Speakers: 

Michael Davis (Illinois Institute of Technology)
Carl Mitcham (The Renmin University of China, Colorado School of Mines)
Michael Mumford (University of Oklahoma)
Sandy Woodson (Colorado School of Mines)

Dates: July 27-29, 2018
Location: Stratton Hall 104

Spring 2018

Public Lecture: “The Synthetic Age: Outdesigning Evolution, Resurrecting Species, and Reengineering Our World”

Speaker: Dr. Christopher J. Preston (University of Montana)
Time: 4:00 – 5:30 PM, Wednesday, April 18
Location: Marquez Hall 126

Luncheon Talk: “When Emerging Technologies Confront Wildness”

Speaker: Dr. Christopher J. Preston (University of Montana)
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM, Thursday, April 19
Location: Student Center Ballroom D

FALL 2017

faculty workshop: “Trouble in the CAP Triangle: Strategies for Assessing Engineering Learning”

Speaker: Dr. Brent K. Jesiek (Purdue University)
Time: 2:00 – 4:00 PM, Monday, October 2
Location: Student Center Ballroom B

public lecture: “Frontiers of Engineering Ethics Education: Perceptions, Interventions, and Instruments”

Speaker: Dr. Brent K. Jesiek (Purdue University) 
Time: 12:00 – 1:30 PM, Tuesday, October 3
Location: Student Center Ballroom A

Public lecture: “Lessons Amid the Rubble: Post-Disaster Engineering and Ethics”

Speaker: Dr. Sarah Pfatteicher (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Time: 4:00 – 5:30 PM, Monday, September 18
Location: Berthoud Hall 243

faculty roundtable: “Speaking Up & Laying Low: Pros and Cons of Taking Moral Stances in Academia”

Speaker: Dr. Sarah Pfatteicher (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Time: 9:30 – 11:00 AM, Monday, September 18
Location: Hill Hall 300

Spring 2017

Faculty Workshop: “How to Succeed in Teaching Ethics Without Really Trying”

Speaker: Dr. Michael C. Loui (Purdue University)
Location: Student Center Ballroom D
Time: 2:00 – 4:00 PM, Wednesday, April 5

Special Session: “Why Did Your Journal Reject My Paper? A Conversation with the Editor of the Journal of Engineering Education”

Facilitator: Dr. Michael C. Loui (Purdue University)
Location: Student Center Ballroom D
Time: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Wednesday, April 5

Public lecture: “Engineering Ethics and Engineering Education”

Speaker: Dr. Michael C. Loui (Purdue University)
Location: Student Center Ballroom D
Time: 11:30 AM – 12:50 PM, Tuesday, April 4