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March 27, 2018
The Early Modern Pharmacy: Drugs, Recipes, and Apothecaries, 1500-1800 April 2 - July 5, 2018 Rotunda of the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library What did a pharmacy look like in...
March 19, 2018
Before President Peter Salovey embarked on his inaugural trip to Africa during spring break, YaleNews took the opportunity to chat with three students from the two countries...
November 13, 2017
Citations for the John C. Burnham Early Career Award 2017 Prize: Joanna Radin, “Rescaling Colonial Life From the Indigenous to the Alien: The Late 20th Century Search for...
November 8, 2017
The Social Science History Association has awarded Bill Rankin the President’s Book Prize for After the Map: Cartography, Navigation, and the Transformation of Territory in...
November 8, 2017
Paola Bertucci will be speaking at the Sterling Memorial Library on Thursday, November 30th about her new book Artisanal Enlightenment: Science and the Mechanical Arts in Old...
November 7, 2017
Many of us have donated tissue for research without knowing it, according to Joanna Radin, Ph.D., associate professor in the history of medicine. If we’ve had a blood test or...
October 30, 2017
This weekend the Society for the History of Technology awarded Bill Rankin the 2017 Sidney Edelstein Prize for the best book in the history of technology. The award was for...