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BSHS Global Digital History of Science Festival – Website Live!

The plans are coming together for our Global Digital History of Science Festival, which runs from 6th - 10th July 2020. The Festival is free and open to all - visit the dedicated website for all the details: http://bshsfestival.org.uk

By |2020-06-24T21:47:50+00:00June 24th, 2020|BSHS Announcements, BSHS Conferences, News|Comments Off on BSHS Global Digital History of Science Festival – Website Live!

2020 Pickstone Prize Winner Announced

We're delighted to announce the winner of the Pickstone prize, awarded once every two years for the best English-language scholarly book in the history of science, technology and medicine. The 2020 prize is awarded to: Shinjini Das, Vernacular Medicine in Colonial India: Family, Market and Homoeopathy (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019) The judging panel commented: [...]

By |2020-06-24T21:28:52+00:00June 24th, 2020|BSHS Announcements, News, Pickstone Prize, Pickstone Prize, Prizes|Comments Off on 2020 Pickstone Prize Winner Announced

BSHS supports a new deal for UK higher education

The BSHS has joined 47 fellow learned societies to call for the UK government to improve funding support for higher education and address the vulnerabilities exposed by the Covid-19 pandemic. An open letter to the Ministers of Education emphasises the value of higher education to society and asks the UK government to re-think a [...]

By |2020-06-17T16:04:42+00:00June 17th, 2020|BSHS Announcements, News|Comments Off on BSHS supports a new deal for UK higher education