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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.

2001

Rising to the Challenge in the Millennium
Commencement Address
Georgia Institute of Technology (12/15/2001)

A Fantastic Voyage: From The Realm Of The Tiny Come The Tools For Human Regeneration
2nd Annual Conference on Regenerative Medicine, Cloning and Stem Cell Biology
Washington, D.C. (12/4/2001)

Academic Leadership and the Role of Architecture Schools
Keynote Address, 2001 Administrative Conference
Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (11/16/2001)

Celebrating Excellence in Community Service
Arbor Hill Community Center
Albany, New York (10/10/2001)

A Unique Place in My Career
Reception Celebrating the Induction of Dr. Jackson to the National Academy of Engineering
Washington, D.C. (10/5/2001)

Rensselaer Town Meeting Address
Rensselaer Town Meeting
RPI, Troy, New York (9/13/2001)

Affirmative Opportunity: Sharpening the Competitive Edge
Summer 2001 Lecture Series
Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire (8/8/2001)

State Of the Institute Address
Reunion 2001
RPI, Troy, New York (6/9/2001)

Among the Masters
Commencement Remarks
Rensselaer at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut (6/2/2001)

Turning the Page: The Next Chapter for Nuclear Power
Conference: Global Trends in Nuclear Propulsion
Mitre Corporation, McLean, Virginia (5/23/2001)

Preparing Our Future Scientists: Addressing the Challenge
Liberty Science Center
Liberty State Park, Liberty City, New Jersey (4/30/2001)

Engineering and the Liberal Arts
Universidad Metropolitana, Caracas, Venezuela (4/26/2001)

The Role of Education in Meeting the Challenges of the Changing Global Economy
International Alumni Luncheon
Caracas, Venezuela (4/25/2001)

Rising to the Challenge in the 21st Century
National Academy of Sciences
National Academy of Engineering and the Habitat
Caracas, Venezuela (4/25/2001)

The Rensselaer Plan: An Update
Alumni Gathering
Beijing, China (4/14/2001)

The Role of Education in Meeting the Challenges of the Changing Global Economy
Meeting the Challenges of the New Economy: Education as an Engine for Growth and Innovation
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (4/10/2001)

Engineering and the Liberal Arts
Designing the Future: A Summit on Engineering Education
Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts
Saturday, March 31, 2001

Rising to the Challenge in the Millennium
Commencement Address
Georgia Institute of Technology (12/15/2001)

A Fantastic Voyage: From The Realm Of The Tiny Come The Tools For Human Regeneration
2nd Annual Conference on Regenerative Medicine, Cloning and Stem Cell Biology
Washington, D.C. (12/4/2001)

Academic Leadership and the Role of Architecture Schools
Keynote Address, 2001 Administrative Conference
Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (11/16/2001)

Celebrating Excellence in Community Service
Arbor Hill Community Center
Albany, New York (10/10/2001)

A Unique Place in My Career
Reception Celebrating the Induction of Dr. Jackson to the National Academy of Engineering
Washington, D.C. (10/5/2001)

Rensselaer Town Meeting Address
Rensselaer Town Meeting
RPI, Troy, New York (9/13/2001)

Affirmative Opportunity: Sharpening the Competitive Edge
Summer 2001 Lecture Series
Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire (8/8/2001)

State Of the Institute Address
Reunion 2001
RPI, Troy, New York (6/9/2001)

Among the Masters
Commencement Remarks
Rensselaer at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut (6/2/2001)

Turning the Page: The Next Chapter for Nuclear Power
Conference: Global Trends in Nuclear Propulsion
Mitre Corporation, McLean, Virginia (5/23/2001)

Preparing Our Future Scientists: Addressing the Challenge
Liberty Science Center
Liberty State Park, Liberty City, New Jersey (4/30/2001)

Engineering and the Liberal Arts
Universidad Metropolitana, Caracas, Venezuela (4/26/2001)

The Role of Education in Meeting the Challenges of the Changing Global Economy
International Alumni Luncheon
Caracas, Venezuela (4/25/2001)

Rising to the Challenge in the 21st Century
National Academy of Sciences
National Academy of Engineering and the Habitat
Caracas, Venezuela (4/25/2001)

The Rensselaer Plan: An Update
Alumni Gathering
Beijing, China (4/14/2001)

The Role of Education in Meeting the Challenges of the Changing Global Economy
Meeting the Challenges of the New Economy: Education as an Engine for Growth and Innovation
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (4/10/2001)

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