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President’s message #9

07/31/2014

4S Election results!


I am pleased to announce that you have elected Lucy Suchman (Lancaster U) as your 22nd president!


You have also...

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President’s message #8

07/14/2014

4S election—deadline June 24!


We are fortunate to have strong candidates for President (Yuko Fujigaki, Lucy Suchman) and Council...

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STS Making and Doing Call for Submissions - DRAFT

07/09/2014

After receiving comments from the 4S membership, the Making and Doing Committee will make final edits as appropriate and then formally...

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President’s message #7

06/16/2014

4S Election early June!


Council is now finalizing the slate of candidates for the next president and three Council members.  We...

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NSF Funding Threat: Frontiers of Innovation, Research, Science, and Technology Act

06/16/2014

As many U.S. members of 4S are aware, a bill currently under consideration in the U.S. House of Representatives would alter basic... (...more)

President’s message #5

05/06/2014

4S/ESOCITE Meeting/Congreso is on!


Submissions for the Buenos Aires gathering are strong in number and quality!  Nearly all arrived at...

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President’s message #6

05/06/2014

Nominations for David Edge Prize and Nicholas C. Mullins Award: May 1 deadline


The David Edge Prize is awarded for the best article in...

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Buenos Aires at the Crossroads of STS – Part II

02/17/2014

Since 1980s, the landscape of STS in Latin American has changed. A process of academization of the field took place vis-à-vis an...

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President’s Message #4

02/17/2014

Alert!: 4S digital publications! Please answer 15 questions today


4S is expanding its presence in digital publications, with Council...

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Introduction to Latin American STS, Part One

01/10/2014

4S going south for the first time in its history is, above all, an opportunity for members to engage with a long, rich, and fruitful...

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President’s Message, January, 2014

01/10/2014

Intro to Latin American STS!

I have asked our co-program chairs, Leandro Rodriguez Medina (UDLAP, Mexico) and Pablo Kreimer (CONICET... (...more)

President’s Message, December 2013

12/11/2013

As his final acts as 4S President, Trevor Pinch (Cornell U, USA) completed the 2013 governance review and restructuring process on...

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President’s Message, November 2013

11/11/2013

Please join me in thanking Trevor Pinch (Cornell U, USA) for his superlative leadership as 4S President 2011-2013.   We have for the...

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Nominations Invited for the 2015 Fleck and Carson prizes

11/11/2013

Publishers, authors, and members of the Society may submit nominations (author, title, publisher) to the prize coordinator, Wenda...

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4S Seeks Secretary and Treasurer

10/17/2013

4S is seeking to appoint a new secretary and a new treasurer for a three year (renewable) period. Both positions will receive... (...more)

Handbook of Science and Technology Studies

06/11/2013

Call for Chapter Proposals – Due Aug. 15, 2013

Editors
Clark A. Miller, Laurel Smith-Doerr, Ulrike Felt, Rayvon Fouche

The editors...

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Conference Musings

11/30/2012

Dear fellow conferences attendees,

I want to start by stressing how much I have enjoyed and benefited from 4S conferences. This year...

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Copenhagen - Style, Design and Great Weather

11/07/2012

Meeting Summary by Trevor Pinch

October 24, 2012

If you're just  back from Copenhagen like I am - you're probably exhausted. But...

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Mullins Prize Presentation 2012

10/24/2012

As the Chair of the Nicholas Mullins student paper award committee, I would like to thank the other members of the prize committee,...

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Handbook of Science & Technology Studies, Volume 3

09/18/2012

The 4S Council has authorized the planning of a fourth volume of the Handbook of Science & Technology Studies for publication in 2015.... (...more)

4S Announces New Journal Editor

12/23/2011

The new editor of Science, Technology & Human Values was announced at the 4S meetings in Cleveland. Professor Edward Hackett, Arizona... (...more)

4S Announces New Council Members, Prize Winners at 2011 Meeting

11/18/2011

New Council members 2011-2014: Leandro Rodriguez Medina, Kaushik Sunder Rajan, Kenji Ito

Bernal Prize: Evelyn Fox Keller

Ludwik... (...more)

Latin American Interest Group Plans 2014 Meeting

07/22/2011

Since the 4S meeting in Montreal in 2006, over 30 STS scholars from various disciplines and countries have participated as organizers,... (...more)

Mapping STS in the Asia-Pacific: Building Regional Research Capacity

01/25/2011

The newly emergent Asia-Pacific Science, Technology and Society Network (APSTSN: see: http://www.esr.cri.nz/AsiaPacificSTSNetwork) is... (...more)

‘The State of Latin American STS’ editors and ‘4S/ESOCITE joint conference’ pre-planning meeting

01/18/2011

Since the 4S meeting in Montreal in 2007, over 30 STS scholars from various disciplines and countries have participated as organizers,... (...more)

Report from the BioStep network meeting at IAS-STS in Graz, 2-4 May 2010

06/01/2010

The network

Between 2002 and 2005 fifteen young scholars from various countries and disciplines – all involved in STS research - have...

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