The community of scholars at MIT’s Program on Science, Technology and Society bring methods from the humanities and social sciences to understanding science, technology, and medicine around the world. Our department includes lively undergraduate and graduate programs, and postgraduate training for science and technology journalists.
By bridging humanities, social sciences, science, technology, and medicine, our department seeks to build relationships among colleagues across the Institute in a shared effort to understand the human challenges at the core of the MIT mission.
STS In The News
Robin Wolfe Scheffler: Clues and Caution for AI from the History of Biomedicine
Oct 18, 2019
Prof. Robin Scheffler interview with Radio Open Source about Kendall Square, Cambridge MA
Sep 27, 2019
We ignore the past at our peril. To navigate the present, we must heed the lessons of history.
Sep 26, 2019
Truth, Beauty, Science.
October 21, 2019, 10:30 am / by Elizabeth Preston
October 18, 2019, 2:55 pm / by Michael Schulson
October 18, 2019, 10:24 am / by Doug Johnson
October 18, 2019, 9:57 am / by Bryan Walsh
SPECIAL EVENTS and COLLOQUIA
Faculty Spotlight: Eden Medina
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