Keynote Speaker

goodwinJean Goodwin (Ph.D. UWisconsin, J.D. Chicago) is SAS Institute Distinguished Professor of Rhetoric & Technical Communication in the Department of Communication at NC State University. Her research in argumentation studies focuses in particular on the roles scientists can usefully play in civic controversies, such as those over climate change, GMOs, and sustainable agriculture. She emphasizes the importance of communication ethics in defining the responsibilities scientists undertake in providing information, synthesizing reports, offering advice, and even advocating.

Monday, February 24, 2020


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Tuesday, February 25, 2020


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