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Travel Grants to Edmonton: Deadline Extended

The BSHS has already awarded many travel grants for the 3-Societies Meeting in Edmonton in June 2016, but is prepared to consider making additional awards. To apply for a travel grant, please send a brief email to the Executive Secretary, [email protected], by Friday 5 February, with the subject heading "3-Societies Grant Application."  In the body [...]

By | 2016-02-08T19:36:58+00:00 January 28th, 2016|Grants, News|Comments Off on Travel Grants to Edmonton: Deadline Extended

BSHS Intern

The British Society for the History of Science seeks to appoint a part-time BSHS Intern.  The role holder will work closely with members of BSHS Council on a range of short-, medium-, and long-term projects that will help advance the strategic aims of the Society, notably in developing closer links with science educators and in raising [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:22+00:00 December 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BSHS Intern

EGM Notification

EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING The British Society for the History of Science Ltd A company limited by guarantee and registered in England No 562208, Registered Charity No 258854 Registered Address: Aston Shaw, 58 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1RY Address for communications: PO Box 3408, Norwich, NR3 3WE Notice Notice is hereby given that an Extraordinary* General [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:38+00:00 May 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on EGM Notification

A guest message from the BJHS Editor

Dr Charlotte Sleigh writes: With the 350th anniversary of the Philosophical Transactions upon us, many of us have been reflecting on the role of publishing in the history of science.  As Adrian Johns pointed out in a 2000 BJHS article, the establishment of the scholarly journal is one of rather few momentous historical events to [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:38+00:00 April 7th, 2015|BSHS Announcements, News, Presidential Message|Comments Off on A guest message from the BJHS Editor

January 2015

BSHS President Professor Greg Radick writes: John Pickstone was a great connection-maker: ideas with ideas; ideas with people; people with people.  "Getting Pickstoned" was how the speakers at his retirement workshop in Manchester in May 2012 referred to that moment when, in his quiet but insistent and escalatingly persuasive (as well as, often, scabrously amusing) way, [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00 January 20th, 2015|News, Presidential Message|Comments Off on January 2015

Autumn 2014

BSHS President Professor Greg Radick writes: Hello!  I'm delighted to be able to send this first message at a moment when the BSHS is thriving on so many fronts. The 2014 conference in St Andrews in early July saw the largest number of delegates we've ever had, along with the usual range of excellent papers, extracurricular [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00 September 29th, 2014|Presidential Message|Comments Off on Autumn 2014

Letter from St Andrews: Final Programme, IT Information and Arrival

PROGRAMME A PDF of the printed conference programme is now available. Final Programme Any last-minute changes will be published at the registration desk. IT INFORMATION For all delegates: wifi will be available, via eduroam for those at UK universities; and with local IDs/passwords available from the registration desk. For presenters: the computers installed in the session [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00 June 27th, 2014|BSHS Announcements, News|Comments Off on Letter from St Andrews: Final Programme, IT Information and Arrival

BSHS Master’s Bursaries

The BSHS is very pleased to announce a competition for up to 4 bursaries of £4,000 each to support students taking a master’s degree in the history of science, technology or medicine. This round of awards will be available to those who have been accepted on a master’s programme for the academic year 2014-15. Applicants [...]

By | 2014-06-09T13:53:26+00:00 June 9th, 2014|BSHS Announcements, Grants, News|Comments Off on BSHS Master’s Bursaries