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The OCTOBER CALENDAR of Philadelphia area events in the history of science, technology and medicine

///The OCTOBER CALENDAR of Philadelphia area events in the history of science, technology and medicine

The OCTOBER CALENDAR of Philadelphia area events in the history of science, technology and medicine

The OCTOBER CALENDAR of Philadelphia area events in the history of science, technology and medicine is now available at www.pachs.net/events. The calendar includes workshops, seminars, conferences and exhibits such as:

10/3 at the Library Company of Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA REGIONAL COLLOQUIUM: “Diagnostic Physiognomy: From Phrenology to Fingerprints” Sharrona Pearl, Annenberg School, University of Pennsylvania Social hour follows discussion RSVP and download discussion paper from www.pachs.net

10/7 at the Chemical Heritage Foundation BROWN BAG LUNCH BY PACHS DISSERTATION RESEARCH FELLOW: “The Method of Mirania: Teaching Science at the College of Philadelphia” Nicholas Spicher, Johns Hopkins University

10/17 at the American Philosophical Society PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC LECTURE in the HISTORY of SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY and MEDICINE: “Benjamin Franklin’s Numbers: An Unsung Mathematical Odyssey” Paul Pasles, Villanova University RSVP at www.pachs.net

10/24 at the Chemical Heritage Foundation PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC LECTURE in the HISTORY of SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY and MEDICINE: “Archimedes in Bits: The Digital Presentation of a Write-Off” RSVP at www.pachs.net

10/25 at the University of Pennsylvania SYMPOSIUM ON MANUSCRIPT STUDIES IN THE DIGITAL AGE “On the Nature of Things: Modern Perspectives on Scientific Manuscripts” Register at www.pachs.net

10/28 at the Chemical Heritage Foundation BROWN BAG LUNCH BY PACHS DISSERTATION RESEARCH FELLOW: “Scientists and the Ethics of Cold War Weapons Research” Sarah Bridger, Columbia University

Subscribe to our mailing list at www.pachs.net for announcements and invitations. Look on our web site for more events as well as information about current and past fellows, the Center and our consortium partners.

contact person:

Babak Ashrafi Philadelphia Area Center for History of Science 431 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106 267.386-3487 www.pachs.net

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