Take Note: Millennial Students and the Cultural Cognition of Risk

Kevin Hagopian, Film & Media Studies, Penn State and Dan Kahan, professor of law and psychology, Yale Law School
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We’ll find out what college professors can do to turn entitled, self-absorbed Millennial students into Millennial thinkers. Plus, why doesn’t “scientific consensus” settle disputes about climate change or other risk issues? We’ll talk with a professor from Yale law school who studies how cultural values and group identity impact how we interpret science and perceive risk.

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