Wednesday, September 3, in Life Sciences 202 at 12:00-1:30 pm: History and Philosophy of Science Seminar: Beate Krickel, Institute for Philosophical Anthropology at Humboldt University, Berlin will be presenting “Mechanisms vs. Mere Causal Sequences”
Thursday, Sept. 11, 4:30, King Center, 7th floor Becker Medical Library: 39th Historia Medica: "Biology of Elimination: Eugenics and the Consequences of Genocentrism, 1900-1945" Garland E. Allen, Professor of Biology, Washington University. Reception to follow; free and open to the public. More information.
Wed., Sept. 24, Life Sciences 202 @ 12:00-1:30 pm: History and Philosophy of Science Seminar: Greg Gandenberger (Graduate Student Department of History and Philosophy of Science University of Pittsburgh) “A Principle of Evidence and Its Implications for Scientific Methodology”
Wed., Oct. 1, Life Sciences 202 @ 12:00-1:30 pm: History and Philosophy of Science Seminar: Andreas De Block (Associate Professor Higher Institute of Philosophy University of Leuven, Belgium)“Homonegativity and the Medicalization of Homosexuality”
Friday, October 17, Rebstock 215, 9:00 am to 4:30 pm: Garland Allen Retirement Symposium
Monday, Oct. 27, location TBD, 4pm: Hall Lecture: Dr. Christoph Irmscher
Wednesday, Dec. 3, Life Sciences 202, 12:00-1:30 pm: History and Philosophy of Science Seminar: "How New Caledonian crows learn about and solve foraging problems" - Dr. Corina Logan
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Coming in February 26-28, 2015: Vesalius and the Invention of the Modern Body Interdisciplinary symposium will celebrate the 500-year anniversary of the birth of Andreas Vesalius co-hosted by Saint Louis University and Washington University.