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History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 17.01.2019

History / Archeology - 14.01.2019
On the enduring appeal of Mary Queen of Scots
On the enduring appeal of Mary Queen of Scots
She was a Queen who only reigned for six years. Yet more than four centuries after her death, Mary Queen of Scotland continues to polarise opinion and to hold a fascination for the general public.

History / Archeology - 08.01.2019

History / Archeology - 04.01.2019
Stanford scholar examines the roots of human rights
Stanford French Professor Dan Edelstein's new research explores how the concept of human rights developed in Western societies. Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. These are some of the inalienable rights each person has, according to the U.S. Declaration of Independence. And the United States isn't alone in declaring the rights of its citizens.

History / Archeology - 03.01.2019
How an alumna helped put Latin American art on the map
Forty years ago, Latin American art was largely unknown beyond Frida Kahlo or Diego Rivera.

Event - History / Archeology - 02.01.2019

History / Archeology - 29.12.2018
Stanford scholar explores the history of gay rights in Germany
Stanford scholar explores the history of gay rights in Germany
The relatively rapid evolution of gay rights in Germany intrigued Stanford doctoral candidate Samuel Clowes Huneke.

History / Archeology - Health - 17.12.2018

Health - History / Archeology - 14.12.2018
The MRI story in Nottingham - a unique archive in the making
It's going to take a team of specialist archivists, conservators and digitisers 12 months to catalogue and index over two hundred boxes of papers, slides, photographs, films and videos to create a comprehensive archive charting the development of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) at the University of Nottingham.

History / Archeology - Environment - 13.12.2018
Share your Temple Quarter story
Share your Temple Quarter story
Artists-in-residence for the University of Bristol's new Temple Quarter Enterprise Campus want to hear your stories about the Temple Quarter area ahead of the development of the new campus close to Temple Meads station.

History / Archeology - 12.12.2018
Silent film of black couple’s kiss discovered, added to National Film Registry
Big Brains Podcast Climate change's human cost with Michael Greenstone They are on screen for less than 30 seconds, a couple in simple embrace.

History / Archeology - 11.12.2018

History / Archeology - Literature / Linguistics - 03.12.2018
Historian Ada Palmer traces censorship of radical ideas across centuries
Ada Palmer is a historian, a folk musician and a science fiction novelist. In many ways, the University of Chicago associate professor's latest project feels just as wide-reaching.

History / Archeology - Literature / Linguistics - 03.12.2018
Historian traces censorship of radical ideas across centuries
Ada Palmer is a historian, a folk musician and a science fiction novelist. In many ways, the University of Chicago associate professor's latest project feels just as wide-reaching.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 28.11.2018
'Murder map' reveals medieval London's meanest streets
’Murder map’ reveals medieval London’s meanest streets
First digital map of the murders recorded by the city's Coroner in early 1300s shows Cheapside and Cornhill were homicide 'hot spots', and Sundays held the highest risk of violent death for medieval Londoners.

Continuing Education - History / Archeology - 21.11.2018

History / Archeology - 21.11.2018
Literature quality linked to foreign language ability in young people
Reading complex and engaging texts is key to inspiring young learners' interest in Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) and potentially improving how the subject is taught in UK secondary schools, according to new Oxford University research.

Life Sciences - History / Archeology - 20.11.2018
Vanished no more: Giant of photography Roman Vishniac finds a home at The Magnes
Vanished no more: Giant of photography Roman Vishniac finds a home at The Magnes
Naomi and Ben Schiff remember long walks with their grandfather on the streets of New York. Going to the park, going shopping, going to the library.

History / Archeology - Careers / Employment - 20.11.2018
When Japan met the world
When Japan met the world
Inspired by a family background with extensive U.S-Japan ties, historian Hiromu Nagahara explores Japan's cultural links to other societies.

History / Archeology - 19.11.2018
Clues to the site of America's First Thanksgiving
Clues to the site of America’s First Thanksgiving
Archaeologists from the Universities of Bristol and Tennessee have located evidence for the site of America's first English Thanksgiving on the James River in Virginia.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 19.11.2018
Stanford scholar examines UNESCO’s World Heritage program
UNESCO's utopian ambition of international peace through education and cultural exchange has gotten lost, according to Stanford anthropologist Lynn Meskell's new work.

History / Archeology - 16.11.2018

Media - History / Archeology - 13.11.2018
Historical parallels between the press and the president
Stanford communication scholar James Hamilton looks at how presidents - past and present - have navigated relationships with the White House press corps.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 12.11.2018
Benjamin Franklin, social genius of the 18th century?
Stanford American historian Caroline Winterer examined thousands of Benjamin Franklin's letters as part of her research on the 18th century, which she argues was the first age of extensive social networks.

History / Archeology - 09.11.2018

History / Archeology - 07.11.2018
Q&A: Rewriting history in the age of #MeToo
Q&A: Rewriting history in the age of #MeToo
How can historians support the #MeToo movement? Peter Zinoman, chair of UC Berkeley's history department, invited Amy Stanley, associate professor of history at Northwestern University, to speak about that question next Tuesday, Nov.

History / Archeology - Careers / Employment - 06.11.2018

Religions - History / Archeology - 30.10.2018

History / Archeology - 29.10.2018
Synagogue shootings underscore 'America's failure to take anti-Semitism seriously'
Synagogue shootings underscore ’America’s failure to take anti-Semitism seriously’
Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to print (Opens in new window) The murder of 11 Jews in the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh Saturday morning thrust anti-Semitism center stage into the American conversation.

History / Archeology - 26.10.2018

History / Archeology - 25.10.2018
New iBook takes readers to the depths of the ocean to explore world-famous shipwreck
A new iBook lets readers explore one of the world's most famous diving sites in the Red Sea, the SS Thistlegorm, in stunning 3D detail giving them a truly unique and interactive experience.

History / Archeology - 25.10.2018
Studying Abroad Without Leaving Home
T here is writing on the land. Archaeologist Bobby Bolger places his hand on a granite boulder and pats.

History / Archeology - 25.10.2018
The American pipe bomb
The American pipe bomb
Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to print (Opens in new window) There's nothing unprecedented about the pipe bombs sent to the Clintons, the Obamas, CNN, Maxine Waters and celebrity critics of Donald Trump.

History / Archeology - 24.10.2018
Oriental Institute helps in return of stolen Persepolis artifact to Iran
Sometime in the spring of 1936, a thief walked up the stairs of a royal building in the heart of the ancient city of Persepolis and pried off a chunk of a 2,500-year-old parapet.

Careers / Employment - History / Archeology - 24.10.2018

Environment - History / Archeology - 23.10.2018
6,4 Million Euros for research into the birth of agriculture in Europe
6,4 Million Euros for research into the birth of agriculture in Europe
Media releases, information for representatives of the media Media Relations (E) An interdisciplinary team from the universities of Bern, Oxford and Thessaloniki was awarded a grant of 6.4 million euros from the European Research Council (ERC).

History / Archeology - Innovation / Technology - 23.10.2018

Literature / Linguistics - History / Archeology - 19.10.2018

Environment - History / Archeology - 18.10.2018
Fieldwork in a Changing Field
Now that the future researchers predicted is here, climate change is changing how science is done On Puerto Rico's northern coast, oceanfront homes in Barceloneta rest on a narrow coastal plain protected from the onslaught of waves by sand dunes on the beach. Isabel Rivera-Collazo has been traveling to this location to perform research for nearly 25 years, since her days as a college student.

History / Archeology - Administration - 16.10.2018
Once there were camps: New book by UW historian Jordanna Bailkin remembers Britain's 'forgotten' 20th-century refugee camps
Once there were camps: New book by UW historian Jordanna Bailkin remembers Britain’s ’forgotten’ 20th-century refugee camps
Administrative affairs Arts and entertainment Buildings and grounds For UW employees Health and medicine Honors and awards Official notices Politics and government UW and the community Today, Britain

Literature / Linguistics - History / Archeology - 12.10.2018
Literary scholar Herbert Lindenberger dies at 89
Herbert S. Lindenberger, a professor emeritus who founded Stanford's Department of Comparative Literature and inspired generations of students and scholars, died on Oct.
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