Triple M and the MacTutor Project

Triple M and the MacTutor Project: Joint CSHPM/BSHM/HOMSIGMAA Conference, July 12-15, 2021 First Posted on Friday, July 2, 2021 / Yom Shishi, 22 Tammuz, 5781 By: David Orenstein Back on October 23, 2020, I debated Michael Barany, https://cstha-ahstc.ca/2020/10/23/discovering-the-canadian-international-scientific-congresses/, from the British Society for the History of Mathematics (BSHM) as part of the ongoing On-line Colloquia … Continue reading Triple M and the MacTutor Project

History of Geosciences in Canada – Histoire des Géosciences au Canada

SS-26 History of Geosciences in Canada / Histoire des Géosciences au Canada Convenors / Organisateurs: David Orenstein (Toronto DSB), Raphaël Pelletier (UQAM & CIRST), Matthew Wiseman (St. Jerome’s College, University of Waterloo) Le Canada occupe depuis longtemps une place importante dans le champ des sciences de la terre. De même, nous pourrions également postuler que … Continue reading History of Geosciences in Canada – Histoire des Géosciences au Canada

CFP: CSTHA Virtual Conference 4-7 November 2021

Call for Papers: Science, Technology, and History in Times of Crisis CSTHA Virtual Conference 4-7 November 2021 Deadline for proposals: 15 August 2021 Please click here to download this notice as a PDF: CSTHA 2021 We invite scholars and researchers to the biennial conference of the Canadian Science and Technology Historical Association to explore the … Continue reading CFP: CSTHA Virtual Conference 4-7 November 2021

History of Geosciences in Canada, Nov. 2021

SS-26 History of Geosciences in Canada Convenors: David Orenstein (Toronto DSB), Raphaël Pelletier (UQAM & CIRST), Matthew Wiseman (St. Jerome’s College, University of Waterloo) The Geosciences in Canada have long been a major part of the Geosciences internationally and a leading component of our nation's scientific community. As early as 1913 Canada hosted an International … Continue reading History of Geosciences in Canada, Nov. 2021

The Official Opening of the David Dunlap Observatory

Happy 70th Birthday (Just Around the Corner), Clarence Chant! The Official Opening of the David Dunlap Observatory, As Witnessed by Helen Hogg and Frank Hogg First posted Friday, May 28, 2021 / Yom shishi, 17 Sivan, 5781 By David Orenstein, Danforth CTI, Retired I celebrated my 70th birthday earlier this year and received many fine … Continue reading The Official Opening of the David Dunlap Observatory

Introducing Herzberg50

Introducing Herzberg50 By: Denisa Popa This year marks the 50th anniversary of German-Canadian scientist Dr. Gerhard Herzberg’s Nobel Prize Award in Chemistry. The prize was awarded in recognition of “his contributions to the knowledge of electronic structure and geometry of molecules, particularly free radicals." (NSERC) In celebration of this anniversary, Defining Moments Canada, in collaboration … Continue reading Introducing Herzberg50

CSTHA Summer Student Contract

CSTHA Summer Student Contract June-August 2021 CDN $409.50 per week based on an 18.75 hour work-week Deadline for submission: Monday, May 17, 2021. Please submit a letter of interest and a CV. Short-listed candidates will be required to provide 2 references. The Canadian Science and Technology Historical Association (CSTHA) is seeking a graduate student in … Continue reading CSTHA Summer Student Contract