The Dark History of Eugenics Behind the Dobbs Decision
In the September 2022 episode of Colloquy, historian of science JamieMarsella discusses the American ideal of motherhood, its history, and its echoes in the Dobbs decision and renewed wrangling over reproductive freedom.
Jean Berko Gleason, PhD ’58, reflects on her time at GSAS, the field of psycholinguistics, and the groundbreaking “Wug Test” that forever changed scientists’ understanding of how children learn language.
From the algorithms that we use to optimize manufacturing to the cryptography that keeps our personal data secure, computational complexity plays an essential role in modern life. But how can we determine which complex problems are easy for...