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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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2009

Renaissance at Rensselaer: 10-Year Retrospective
East Campus Athletic Village
RPI, Troy, New York (12/05/2009)

The 2009 Presidential Fall Town Meeting: “Signs of Progress: Rensselaer Vignettes”
2009 Fall Town Meeting
RPI, Troy, New York (11/04/2009)

Building a Self-Sustaining Innovation Ecosystem
The Center for Economic Growth
RPI, Troy, New York (10/29/2009)

Expediting Serendipity: Building an Innovation Ecosystem
Detroit Economic Club
Detroit, Michigan (10/08/2009)

Developing Potential Through the Totality of the Student Experience
East Campus Athletic Village
RPI, Troy, New York (10/03/2009)

Unlimited Opportunities: 2009 State of the Institute | Webcast
EMPAC Concert Hall
RPI, Troy, New York (10/02/2009)

Escalating STEM Education
Empire State STEM Education Initiative: Inaugural Progressive Dialogue
RPI, Troy, New York (6/25/2009)

A Great New Age of Discovery
203rd Commencement
RPI, Troy, New York (5/16/2009)

Here to Create Your Futures
Accepted Student Celebration
RPI, Troy, New York (4/04/09)

Multiplicity-Enhanced Global Education: A Vision
6th Annual Yale Bouchet Conference
New Haven, Connecticut (3/27/2009)

Beyond the Challenge: Education to Change the World
Stellenbosch University
Matieland, South Africa (3/17/2009)

Towards A Future Based on Innovation
Stellenbosch University Graduation
Matieland, South Africa (3/16/2009)

The Flight to Quality: Leadership in Challenging Times
Rensselaer Town Hall Meeting
RPI, Troy, New York (3/5/2009)

Special Plenary: Models of Innovation
CERA Week 2009
Houston, Texas (2/12/2009)

Taking Action for Energy Security
CERA Week 2009
Houston, Texas (2/12/2009)

From Rhetoric to Reality: U.S. and Global Energy Security
Johns Hopkins University School for Advanced International Studies
Washington, D.C. (2/5/2009)

The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Human Rights Imperative
Rensselaer Human Rights Week
RPI, Troy, New York (1/22/2009)

Responding to the Global Economic Crisis: Challenge and Opportunity
Remarks to Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
RPI, Troy, New York (1/14/2009)

Investing in the Future of Science Education
Council of Independent Colleges: 2009 Presidents Institute
Bonita Springs, Florida (1/6/2009)

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