Elsewhere at Harvard

2014 Dec 02

SoHP: “What’s New in Genomic Archaeology? The Peopling of Europe from ancient and modern DNA”

5:30pm

Location: 

Yenching Auditorium, Yenching Library 2 Divinity Ave, Cambridge, M.A.

 The Initiative for the Science of the Human Past at Harvard invites you to this exciting talk and discussion:

 “What’s New in Genomic Archaeology? The Peopling of Europe from ancient and modern DNA”

 By Nick Patterson,  Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, and David Reich, Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School

 Hosted by Michael McCormick, Francis Goelet Professor of Medieval History Chair, Steering Committee for the Science of the Human Past

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2014 Nov 20

Mahindra Humanities: A History of Death

6:20pm

Location: 

Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

DEATH & DYING LECTURE SERIES

For 2014 - 2015, Science, Religion and Culture program and the Mahindra Humanities seminar on Science and Religion are exploring the theme of "Death and Dying" through a series of lectures, panels, exhibition, and other events.


A HISTORY of DEATH

Nov 20, 6:20PM, Thompson Room, Barker Center


Death and the dead body have always...

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2014 Nov 14

Joint Center for History & Econ./Center for Environment: Energy History Workshop

1:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, Room S-050, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge

ENERGY HISTORY WORKSHOP

1:00-3:00 p.m. – Panel Presentation

John R. McNeill, Georgetown University
ECOLOGICAL TELECONNECTIONS OF THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

Christopher F. Jones, Arizona State University
THE FORGOTTEN KING: COAL, ENERGY, AND HISTORY

Paul Warde, University of East Anglia
COMMENTS AND RESPONSE

Ian J. Miller...

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2014 Dec 18

Center for History of Medicine: "Infant Science: Global Intervention and Production of Knowledge around Infant Mortality, 1942-1965"

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Medical School, Countway Library, Ballard Room, Fifth Floor, 10 Shattuck St., Boston, MA

 Emily A. Harrison: Ph.D. candidate, History of Science Department, Harvard University
"Infant Science: Global Intervention and Production of Knowledge around Infant Mortality, 1942-1965"

 The last in a series of four lectures given as the 2014 Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry and Medicine. The Colloquium offers an opportunity to clinicians, researchers, and historians interested in a historical...

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2014 Nov 20

Center for History of Medicine: Making the Suicidal Object: Sympathy and Surveillance in the American Asylum: Kathleen Brian, GWU

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Medical School, Countway Library, Ballard Room, Fifth Floor, 10 Shattuck St., Boston, MA

The Colloquium on the History of Psychiatry and Medicine offers an opportunity to clinicians, researchers, and historians interested in a historical perspective on their fields to discuss informally historical studies in progress.  Below you will find an announcement of this year's rich Colloquium.  Please join us.

Making the Suicidal Object:  Sympathy and Surveillance in the American Asylum 

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2014 Nov 20

U. Penn: Mellon Distringuished Lecture Series (3 days) - Featuring Samuel Moyn

5:00pm

Location: 

The Golkin Room in Houston Hall at the University of Pennsylvania 3417 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Mellon Distinguished Lecture Series 2014

The Mellon Distinguished Lecture Series is sponsored by the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Pennsylvania Press, the Penn Law School, the Department of History at Penn, the Perry World House, and the Penn Program on Democracy, Citizenship, and Constitutionalism. The 2014 series runs from November 18 to 20 in the Golkin Room in Houston Hall at the University of Pennsylvania, located at 3417 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104. All lectures in the series are free and open to the public.

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2014 Nov 19

U. Penn: Mellon Distringuished Lecture Series (3 days) - Featuring Samuel Moyn

5:00pm

Location: 

The Golkin Room in Houston Hall at the University of Pennsylvania 3417 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Mellon Distinguished Lecture Series 2014

The Mellon Distinguished Lecture Series is sponsored by the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Pennsylvania Press, the Penn Law School, the Department of History at Penn, the Perry World House, and the Penn Program on Democracy, Citizenship, and Constitutionalism. The 2014 series runs from November 18 to 20 in the Golkin Room in Houston Hall at the University of Pennsylvania, located at 3417 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104. All lectures in the series are free and open to the public.

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2014 Nov 18

U. Penn: Mellon Distringuished Lecture Series (3 days) - Featuring Samuel Moyn

5:00pm

Location: 

The Golkin Room in Houston Hall at the University of Pennsylvania 3417 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Mellon Distinguished Lecture Series 2014

The Mellon Distinguished Lecture Series is sponsored by the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Pennsylvania Press, the Penn Law School, the Department of History at Penn, the Perry World House, and the Penn Program on Democracy, Citizenship, and Constitutionalism. The 2014 series runs from November 18 to 20 in the Golkin Room in Houston Hall at the University of Pennsylvania, located at 3417 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104. All lectures in the series are free and open to the public.

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