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Science and Technology Studies (STS)

Science and technology studies (STS) is a growing field of study that seeks to understand how science and technology shape human lives and livelihoods and how society and culture, in turn, shape the development of science and technology.

History of The Holtz Center

In the 1990s, Bob and Jean Holtz made an initial commitment that created the Holtz Center for Science and Technology Studies at UW-Madison.

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The Ph.D. minor (Option A) in STS is offered to graduate students who are candidates for a Ph.D. degree in another department or program. The minor is open to students in all campus departments, including the humanities, social sciences, natural scie

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ISSuES offers undergraduate students an opportunity to interact with the social sciences and humanities in a way that emphasizes the relationship between science, technology, engineering and society.

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August 2020

EASST and 4S Joint Meeting

August 18 @ 8:00 am - August 21 @ 5:00 pm

EASST and 4S Joint Meeting Prague, Czech RepublicPrague, Czech Republic, August 18-21, 2020 Locating and Timing Matters: Significance and Agency of STS in Emerging Worlds meeting@easst4s2020prague.org https://www.easst4s2020prague.org/  

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