University of Wisconsin–Madison

Department well-represented at the annual HSS meeting

November 2015


The UW History of Science Department will be well-represented at the annual History of Science Society (HSS) meeting this month in San Francisco.

Graduate students James Brannon, Melissa Charenko, Bridget Collins, Dana Freiburger, Molly Laas, and Daniel Liu are giving talks at this conference. Collins and Freiburger organized the sessions for their talks while grad student Travis Weisse will be chairing a session.

Faculty members speaking include Catherine Jackson, Florence Hsia, Susan Lederer, Nicole Nelson, and Lynn K. Nyhart. Many department alumni will be presenting at this conference as well, including Paul Erickson, Fa-ti Fan, Fred Gibbs, Judith Kaplan, Erika Milam, and Meredith Beck Sayre.