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on_humanity.pngDietrich College's Monthly Podcast

In each episode of “On Humanity,” Bess Family Dean Richard Scheines interviews Dietrich College faculty members and researchers who are pioneers in their fields, taking on some of society’s most pressing challenges.

You’ll hear from neuroscientists, philosophers, behavioral economists, historians and many others who are studying and enhancing the human condition.

In addition to learning about their research, you’ll hear our guests talk about their pathways to entering their fields, as well as their personal interests beyond academia. Join us as we focus on the people who make Dietrich College a vibrant community and why they do work that matters.

Latest Episode

Political Rhetoric with John Oddo

Episode 3: Political Rhetoric with John Oddo

The Department of English’s John Oddo explores political rhetoric surrounding war with guest host and national columnist David Shribman, a scholar-in-residence at the Dietrich College. Oddo discusses his research on how members of the media report on victims of drone strikes.

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