Many issues we struggle with in our society can be discussed through the lens of science. Carnegie Science Center aspires to serve as a town square for community dialogue on real-world events and the implications on the Pittsburgh community and beyond. Society Science provides science-based facts and information in a way that everyone can understand, so that the decisions that you make are informed ones and it also explains the science behind some events, laws, practices, and policies that affect you.
Upcoming Events & Programs:
Politics in Pennsylvania – The 2022 Election Cycle
Mon., Apr. 25
7–8 pm, Zoom Webinar
Western Pennsylvania Politics and Government Bureau Chief
Pennsylvania’s importance in the nation’s political landscape has been significant. Hear about some of the most contested elections in our state’s history and what this year’s election cycle will bring. Learn about how the national issues we have seen over the last few months will affect the elections here in Pennsylvania.
About Julian Routh:
Julian Routh serves as the Western Pennsylvania Politics and Government Bureau Chief for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. He’s a born-and-raised Pittsburgher whose lifelong dream to work for the city’s most storied newspaper evolved into four years of marquee coverage at the height of one of America’s busiest presidencies. At its peak, he served as the PG’s lead writer on the 2020 presidential race, reporting from one of the most important electoral territories in the United States. On normal days, he’s an integral part of the newspaper’s daily coverage — a record quantified by more than 1,200 stories and numerous awards, including bylined work in a package that won the Pulitzer Prize.
About our Society Science Lecture Series:
The event is FREE to attend, but preregistration is required ! Carnegie Science Center would like to continue to offer programs like Café Sci, Women in STEM, and others. Please consider making a donation when you register. Once you sign up, you’ll get an email confirmation with instructions on how to enter the event. Have a question for Mr. Routh? Please submit your questions ahead of time here to be answered during the Q&A.