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Janssen Humboldt Award

Michel Janssen receives Humboldt Research Award


Professor Michel Janssen has been elected the recipient of a Humboldt Research Award from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. Janssen was honored for his research in the history of physics, especially the relativity and quantum revolutions in the early twentieth century.

AAHM Annual Meeting - Wangensteen Hospital Scene

AAHM Meeting in Minneapolis


Join us for the American Association for the History of Medicine Annual Meeting in Minneapolis at the Marriott City Center on Nicollet Mall from April 28-May 1.

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The 16th century comes to life in your oven and the Wangensteen Library


“The 16th century comes to life in your oven and the Wangensteen Library.”

Tanked

Nick Buchanan Featured on Minnesota Public Radio


Tom Weber's Minnesota Public Radio program featured Dr. Nick Buchanan's project, "Tanked: On Keeping Things Alive in Places they Shouldn't Be".

American Science Alumni Book

New Book by HSTM Program Alumni


A Companion to the History of American Science, edited by HSTM alumi Georgina M.

Kohlstedt_Hazen

Kohlstedt Wins HSS Hazen Prize


Sally Gregory Kohlstedt Wins History of Science Society’s Hazen Prize

Our congratulations to HSTM graduate student Nicholas Lewis, who recently won an award for best poster at the Los Alamos National Laboratories student symposium in early August.

Award-winning Poster for Grad Student


HSTM graduate student Nicholas Lewis recently won an award for best poster at the Los Alamos National Laboratories student symposium in early August.  He will also present "Increasing the Yield: Nuclear Testing, Weapons Strategy, and Supercomputer Selection at Los Alamos" at the SHOT-SIGCIS program in mid-October.  He notes: "The poster itself wasn't very flashy, but I had a lengthy talk to go with it that the judges seemed to like."  Nic is supported by LANL's high-performance computing division to research its history with unprecedented inside access to arch

elcome to Julia Knoll, new History of Science and Technology program administrator!

New Staff Member Joins Program in HST


Welcome to Julia Knoll, new History of Science and Technology program administrator!

Photographs can be deceiving!  This relaxing scene masks the bustling summer environment of the university, as the wheels of research and teaching keep turning.

Deceptive Photograph! Summer 2015 at the U


Photographs can be deceiving!  This relaxing scene masks the bustling summer environment of the university, as the wheels of research and teaching keep turning.

We are pleased to announce that Program in HSTM graduate student Macey Flood has been awarded a highly coveted National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Recipient


We are pleased to announce that Program in the History of Science, Technology and Medicine graduate student Macey Flood has been awarded a highly coveted National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

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