December Discussion Social: CRISPR Babies

This month, we will be discussing a topic that has recently come up in the news- using CRISPR to modify human genes. What does this mean? How does it work? Is it ethical? What policy exists around this issue and what policy should be created? Relevant articles: Interview with George Church, Science,”I feel an obligation to be […]

Monthly Discussion Social

 Next Friday (October 5th) at noon in Silverman 4-510 SPOT will be holding its first monthly meeting of the year. Instead of having general body meetings, this year we will try out having monthly discussions on important topics in science policy.  Also, there will be pizza! We’d love to have your input on what topics would be most engaging […]