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Nexus: Where Science Meets Society
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Nexus: Where Science Meets Society
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By Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D.
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In an age of discovery and innovation, how can benefits be passed along?
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Science and scientists play a vital role in society. The degree of influence wielded by scientific opinion, the reputation of scientific bodies for impartially rendered insight, the priority accorded to scientific research and education all have contributed to the success of nations.
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As published in the IAEA Bulletin, the flagship publication of the International Atomic Energy Agency.
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Speeches by Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D.

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For additional information or transcripts, please contact Theresa Bourgeois at (518) 276-2840.

2003

Standards of Excellence, Standards of Impossibility
North Carolina State University Commencement
Raleigh, North Carolina
Wednesday, December 17, 2003

Convergence: in Research and Technology, in Education, in Culture
GE Corporate Executive Council
John F. Welsh Leadership Development Center
Crottonville, Ossining, New York
Tuesday, December 2, 2003

EMPAC Unveiling
Media Briefing
The Duke on 42nd Street
229 West 42nd Street, New York, New York
Monday, November 17, 2003

Rensselaer Town Meeting Address
Rensselaer Town Meeting
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York
Tuesday, November 11, 2003

Ahead of the Curve: Future Shifts in Higher Education
Educause 2003 Annual Conference
Anaheim, California
Wednesday, November 5, 2003

Keynote Address
Saratoga County NAACP, Annual Freedom Fund Education Celebration
Saratoga Springs, New York
Saturday, November 1, 2003

Remarks
2003 Junior Museum Gala
Junior Museum, Troy, New York
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

Engineering Education in the 21st Century
Society of Women Engineers
Birmingham, Alabama
Saturday, October 11, 2003

Getting Past "The Bend in the Road": How the U.S. Nuclear Energy Industry Navigated Its Recovery

Tokyo, Japan
Thursday, October 9, 2003

Envisioning EMPAC
American Institute of Architects, New York State, Luncheon Forum

Saturday, October 4, 2003

Remarks
Groundbreaking for the Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC)
Folsom Library, RPI, Troy, New York
Friday, September 19, 2003

Patriot Day 2003: Lowering of the Flags
15th Street and Sage Avenue — 8:46 a.m.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York
Thursday, September 11, 2003

China's Emerging Technological Trajectory in the 21st Century
Lally School of Management and Technology Conference
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York
Saturday, September 6, 2003

Remarks
Opening Ceremony for the Darrin Fresh Water Institute Education Center
Darrin Fresh Water Institute, Bolton Landing, New York
Thursday, August 14, 2003

Standing on the Knife-Edge: The Leadership Imperative
American Association for the Advancement of Science, The 2003 William D. Carey Lecture
Washington, D.C.
Thursday, April 10, 2003

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