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From Native Skywatchers to ASTR 101: Widening Participation in STEM for Indigenous Communities and Beyond
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From Native Skywatchers to ASTR 101: Widening Participation in STEM for Indigenous Communities and Beyond

Professor Annette S. Lee from St. Cloud State University discussed how she uses culture and art to inform and communicate…
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Awe & Wonder: Scientists Reflect on Their Vocations

In this inspiring short film, scientists describe how their fascination with the beauty and complexity of nature informs their vocations,…
Bethany Theological Seminary
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New Frontiers in Spirituality

Michael Birkel

This course explores the expanding frontiers of contemporary spirituality beyond conventional religious boundaries, including the phenomenon of spiritual independence or…
How AI Influences Our Understanding of Human Intelligence (and Vice Versa)
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How AI Influences Our Understanding of Human Intelligence (and Vice Versa)

Dr. Kunda discusses her recent work designing and building AI systems that use visual imagery to perform difficult reasoning tasks.
Human Genetics and Engagement with Religious Publics
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Human Genetics and Engagement with Religious Publics

Dr. Ting Wu discusses strategies for engaging with the general public on genetics and other science topics. At the 2018…
Forensic Science, Death, and the Public: Towards Effective and Compassionate Communication
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Forensic Science, Death, and the Public: Towards Effective and Compassionate Communication

Elizabeth DiGangi discusses engagement with the families of the Northern Arapaho tribe who were buried at the Carlisle Indian Industrial…
Acknowledging Worldviews: A Proactive Strategy for Engagement with Science
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Acknowledging Worldviews: A Proactive Strategy for Engagement with Science

Constance Bertka discusses a Cultural and Religious Sensitivity teaching resource for AP biology that acknowledges potential controversies, encourages respect, and…
Situating Anthropological Genetics within Local Beliefs in Pastoral Kenya
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Situating Anthropological Genetics within Local Beliefs in Pastoral Kenya

Carla Handley discusses a study measuring genetic variation among the Turkana, Borana, Rendille, and Samburu pastoral ethnic groups of northern…
The Impact of Changing Religious Practices on Orangutan Fieldwork & Conservation in West Kalimantan, Indonesia
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The Impact of Changing Religious Practices on Orangutan Fieldwork & Conservation in West Kalimantan, Indonesia

Cheryl Knott demonstrates how the local staff at Gunung Palung National Park, Indonesia integrates orangutan conservation with religious practices. At…
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Astronomy Engagement with Diverse Publics

Salman Hameed discusses considering faith and worldview when doing public engagement with astronomy.