Cafe Scientifique: Women In Science
UPDATE 2/28: Registration for this event is now closed. To those who registered, see you on Saturday!
Join our FREE #CafeScientifique event on March 10 in celebration of National Women's Month 2018!
Join us for a conversation with mathematician Dr. Queena Lee-Chua, anthropologist Dr. Soledad Dalisay, programmer and Director of Women Who Code - Manila Michie Ang, and marine scientist Carlie Dario as we discuss their experiences as women in the Philippine science field, and the role of the modern Filipina in advancing science in the Philippines.
The event will also feature video interviews with science communicators from science centers in Malaysia and Singapore. The discussion will be followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
Symposium on Chemical Youth
A symposium on beauty, height, sexuality, and the Anthropology of the Filipino body
Book launch and premiere
Chemical Youth Project
13 February 2018
GT-Toyota Asian Center
University of the Philippines
Based on a research collaboration by the Department of Anthropology, UP Diliman and the University of Amsterdam, the ChemicalYouth project draws on medical anthropology and studies of science, technology and contemporary youth culture to study the lived effects of chemicals.
The event features the launching of three collections of ethnographic snapshots in different field sites; in Cagayan de Oro by the 2014 UP Anthropology Field School, in Puerto Princesa by the Palawan Studies Center, and from Indonesia; and the premiere of the documentary film "Sweet Medicine."