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Workshop on Digital HPS @ History of Science Society, 2013

Are you fascinated by the prospect of taking your scholarship into the digital realm, but not quite sure how to get started? Heard lots of buzz, but aren't quite clear about what "digital history & philosophy of science" means in practice? Join us for an informal and informative workshop on digital HPS at the upcoming History of Science Society meeting in Boston! This workshop is a co-production of the international Digital HPS Consortium and the ASU Digital Innovation Group.

What: Workshop F1: Laying the Foundation for Your Digital or Computational Project in the History of Science: an Interactive Workshop
When: Friday, November 22nd, 8:45pm
Where: Alcott Room, Mezzanine Level, Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel

Objectives

  1. To expose HSS attendees to some of the cool things happening in the Digital HPS world, and
  2. To create an informal, friendly space where people interested in digital approaches can be inspired, discuss ideas, and get more information.

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48th Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Biology & Informatics Training Workshop

The 48th annual Joint Atlantic Seminar for the History of Biology took place this weekend, April 26 & 27, at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. The meeting was attended by 42 scholars, ranging from graduate students to senior historians and philosophers of science, and was organized by a committee from the ASU Center for Biology and Society (Kate MacCord, Lijing Jiang, Jane Maienschein, and Erick Peirson).