The Amherst event is certainly on. I will be there.
On Mar 4, 2015, at 8:22 AM, Mitchel Cohen wrote:
Isn't Julie also in Amherst on Saturday? This event is still happening,
Saturday, March 7th, 2015, 7 p.m.
An Evening of Reflection and Dialogue: What is the Purpose of
Place: Herter Hall, Rm 601
- Paul Malachi, recent graduate from Harvard Scchool of Public Health
living currently in Boston, MA, organizer of the current MIT/Harvard
Science for the People group.
- Jonathan Latham, a plant virologist, geneticiist and molecular
biologist by training living in Ithaca, NY, writer for Independent
Science News and other outlets.
- Charlie Welch, the director of TecsChange (Teechnology for Social
Change) living in Boston, MA. TecsChange refurbishes computer equipment
and helps get it to small organizations in the developing world.
Previously he was the Boston area coordinator of TecNica which
co-operated with the SftP's Science for Nicaragua Committee.
- Julie Geredien, an educator and social justicce researcher living in
Annapolis, MD, writer of educational curriculum related to social
transformation, participatory action research, World Citizenship, and
community building. She is a trained facilitator for Foundation for
At 07:58 AM 3/4/2015, you wrote:
Update (see original
Time 6:30 to about 8 PM
The building is partially locked at night. The doors at the
end closer to Main St. and the doors on back courtyard that faces
other MIT buildings are the ones that are likely to be open. If you
have any problems call my cell phone 617-230-9505.
The other complication is the building is divided into 4 sections. It's
one big lobby but you need to find the elevators for the D section to get
to Lingustics student lounge. The D section is near the daycare
center farthest from Main St.
As part of the low key effort to revive Science for the People, Julie
Geredien and several others will be meeting in Amherst about adding new
material to the website that was originally set up for the conference
We just had a minor change in plans and she will be in Boston this
In parallel to this there has been a group meeting at MIT as a follow up
to the events we had last semester.
We decided to take advantage of Julie's visit to have a chance for people
to meet each other and have an informal conversation about these varying
Itâ€™s in the MIT Linguistics Department Student Lounge on the 4th floor
of the D section of the Stata Center at MIT (32 Vassar St,
Jonathan Latham, PhD
The Bioscience Resource Project
Ithaca, NY 14850 USA
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