As We Now Think

Reflections, commentary and analysis from Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes at Arizona State University.

Celebrating the journey of ASU graduate student Arijit Guha

Last week the ASU community lost an incredible thinker and activist, School of Sustainability Ph.D. student Arijit Guha. Arijit passed away March 22nd after what his family describes as a “spirited, graceful, and inspirational bout with cancer.”

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March 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Energy Technology Breakthroughs in Context

PhD student Miles Brundage believes we shouldn’t put too much faith in finding a technological miracle to solve climate change, or any societal problem.

March 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

Student Pugwash – Giving students a voice on the rightful place of science & technology in society

What is Student Pugwash and how does it relate to science and technology policy? Student Pugwash USA president Sharlissa Moore explains in this post for As We Now Think.

March 20, 2013 · 1 Comment

Modern Day Yei T’soh

Alaina George, a CSPO alum and member of the Navajo Nation, discusses the history and the future of the Navajo and energy.

March 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Nano & Society Video Clips: Part 5

During the “Light Switch” training activity, staff collaboratively draw out the systems and people that are required in order for a light to turn on and off at the flick of a switch. This facilitated discussion helps participants reflect on the ways that technologies are embedded in bigger systems.

March 12, 2013 · 1 Comment

Space Exploration, Science Centers, and the Stuff of Dreams and Inspiration

In this personal essay, CSPO HSD student Brenda Trinidad shares her journey of her love of space and what she believes the next chapter is for human’s exploration in the Final Frontier.

March 6, 2013 · Leave a comment