Technology continues to profoundly shape how we relate to one another, see the world, and accomplish our goals. As several recent controversies have prompted society to question the wisdom of Silicon Valley and technology firms, this hands-on workshop for teens will investigate the ethics of technology.
Ryan Jenkins, Ph.D.
Ryan is an assistant professor in Philosophy at Cal Poly (San Luis Obispo). His interests are in applied ethics (especially military ethics and emerging technologies), and normative ethics (especially consequentialism). He earned his PhD in Philosophy from the University of Colorado Boulder in 2014.
This program is run in partnership with Cal Poly Extended Education. Instructors are Cal Poly faculty and provide access to the same facilities that Cal Poly students enjoy.