• This is the first permanent museum exhibit to trace the history of evolution -- from the extinction of the dinosaurs to the rise of humans -- within the context of epochal changes in the Earth's geology and climate," says John Harris, the Natural History Museum's head of vertebrate studies and chief curator of the Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits. (latimes.com)
  • Working with a committee of staff scholars and outside specialists, the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County publishes Contributions in Science - reports about original collections-based research - and Science Series - long articles and collections of papers on natural history topics. (nhm.org)
  • At "FutureProofing Natural History Collections: Creating Sustainable Models for Research Resources" natural history museum curators and collections staff, current and potential users of collections, sustainability experts, management research specialists, and future studies experts (that would be me) will spend two days mapping the most effective ways to quantify and report on the value of research collections, and generating ideas for new economic models that translate this value into support. (blogspot.com)
  • I believe it's harder to find new and better support systems for natural history collections than it is to find new economic models for other kinds of museums and other areas of operations. (blogspot.com)
  • Baja California Travel Series, this publication presents accounts of travel and exploration in Baja California covering the history of the peninsula. (nhm.org)
  • This concept art shows the dinosaur sculpture that the Arizona Museum of Natural History hopes to install on its exterior. (arizonahighways.com)
  • Volumes 46 and 51 are also available through the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. (nhm.org)
  • The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County will open its newly restored 1913 Building in July with "Age of Mammals" -- an exhibition that's been 65 million years in the making. (latimes.com)
  • A new dinosaur hall is scheduled to open in 2011, followed by a permanent exhibition about Southern California's natural and cultural history in 2012. (latimes.com)
  • The Natural History Museum will celebrate its centennial in 2013. (latimes.com)
  • The gifts will benefit the Biodiversity Institute and the Natural History Museum at the University of Kansas. (kuendowment.org)
  • To tackle that challenge, CFM is partnering with the Ecological Society of America and the Peabody Museum of Natural History for a workshop to be held at Yale University this December. (blogspot.com)
  • The exhibition also will explain how scientists reconstruct Earth's history, including one display that "re-imagines" what locations around L.A. may have looked like over the past 40 million years. (latimes.com)
  • It's kind of been a shock to all of us how these things developed," said Mr. Rogers, who was drawn to genealogical research by a search for his own family history. (nytimes.com)
  • He spoke with WIRED about why he believes the long history of executions gone wrong deserves more attention in the current conversation about the death penalty in America. (wired.com)
  • Living history in a grist or flour mill actually began in America on Thanksgiving day of 1929 at the newly constructed Grist Mill at the Wayside Inn . (angelfire.com)
  • Our four-part NEA Today series, Answering the Call: A History of the National Education Association, honors the legacy and impact of public education and educators in America. (nea.org)
  • Geographers have practiced historical geography with distinction for centuries, as illustrated by D. W. Meinig in his book, The Shaping of America: A Geographical Perspective on 500 Years of History , to name just one example. (esri.com)
  • The undergraduate and graduate programs provide students with a grounding in research and writing skills, and coursework in the history of the United States, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and Asia. (csun.edu)
  • Agnes Burt graduated magna cum laude from The Catholic University of America in 2011 with a double major in history and English literature. (bu.edu)
  • The Department of History, California State University is deeply saddened to announce the death of Dr. Joyce L. Broussard, Professor of History on June 13, 2020. (csun.edu)
  • Jordan Goneau-Goncalves graduated from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in 2018, with a BA in History and a minor in Religious Studies. (bu.edu)
  • Kacie Harris entered the PhD program in 2018 after earning her MA in history from Clemson University. (bu.edu)
  • KR ) invites customers and associates to celebrate Women's History Month through a collection of inspiring experiences and stories, uplifting women in the company and across its communities and supply chain. (prnewswire.com)
  • Kroger visits the Fair Trade Certified Sorwathe Tea Estate in Rwanda for Women's History Month to meet the inspiring women behind its Simple Truth Organic Chai and Simple Truth Earl Grey Black Tea. (prnewswire.com)
  • Throughout Women's History Month, Kroger is highlighting the impact and influence women have across its business through celebratory events and empowering women through storytelling. (prnewswire.com)
  • He entered the BU PhD program in 2016 after getting his BA in History from the University of Texas at Austin. (bu.edu)
  • He entered the PhD Program in 2016 after graduating from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2015 with a BA in History. (bu.edu)
  • In modern English, historical painting is sometimes used to describe the painting of scenes from history in its narrower sense, especially for 19th-century art, excluding religious, mythological and allegorical subjects, which are included in the broader term history painting, and before the 19th century were the most common subjects for history paintings. (wikipedia.org)
  • works such as Michelangelo 's Sistine Chapel ceiling are therefore history paintings, as are most very large paintings before the 19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • In some 19th or 20th century contexts, the term may refer specifically to paintings of scenes from secular history, rather than those from religious narratives, literature or mythology. (wikipedia.org)
  • The history of film spans over a hundred years, from the latter part of the 19th century to the present day. (princeton.edu)
  • Full-text manuscripts documenting African American history and culture from the early 19th through the 20th centuries. (archives.gov)
  • Charley Binkow studies 19th century social and intellectual history with professor Nina Silber. (bu.edu)
  • She is studying 19th and 20th century American history with Professor Louis Ferleger, with a particular interest in American legal and economic history. (bu.edu)
  • History painting may be used interchangeably with historical painting , and was especially so used before the 20th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • She is studying 20th century U.S. history with Professor Bruce Schulman and is interested in modern American conservatism. (bu.edu)
  • Joshua Castillo studies 20th century African political history with a focus on the independence period. (bu.edu)
  • He studies 20th century labor history, with a focus on the Catholic Worker Movement. (bu.edu)
  • She is studying 20th century U.S. political history with Professor Schulman. (bu.edu)
  • In doing so, you will be eligible to receive a license to teach History, grades 5-12, in Massachusetts. (endicott.edu)
  • Currently, most schools teach history as a distinct subject in the first three years of secondary school before pupils choose their GCSE options at 14. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • It is impossible to let some Russophobe shit-stinker (govnyuk), or just any amoral type, teach Russian history. (motherjones.com)
  • The mission of the History Department is to teach students to think independently, read critically, and write persuasively, so they more deeply understand the complexities of the past and engage constructively with today's world's as informed citizens. (csun.edu)
  • This memorandum is written by CSUN's Department of History in response to EO1100 and EO1110 as they have been presented to faculty at CSUN. (csun.edu)
  • The CSUN History Department combines teaching and research at the highest levels with faculty having won some 18 Distinguished Teaching Awards and 12 Distinguished Publication awards from the University. (csun.edu)
  • She received a BA and MA in History from CSUN, and went on to get a Ph.D. from USC. (csun.edu)
  • She worked with Dr. Ronald L.F. Davis on the Natchez Courthouse Records Project, and on numerous occasions led groups of CSUN students to Natchez to undertake research and learn about the complex history of the American South. (csun.edu)
  • Students at CSUN study History because. (csun.edu)
  • Many secondary schools are squeezing existing three-year history courses into just two or merging the subject with geography to form generic "humanities" lessons, it was claimed. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • At the same time, 31 per cent of schools merged history with geography to form humanities lessons in 2010. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • This program offers a series of award-winning lesson plans that use places listed in the National Register to enliven the study of history, social studies, and geography. (nps.gov)
  • Esri's gift of free GIS software for all K-12 schools in the United States opens up new horizons for teaching not only geography but also history to American students. (esri.com)
  • Over the past few decades, changes in school curricula have often substituted a mushy blend of "social studies" for rigorous, stand-alone courses in geography and history, as well as other core subjects. (esri.com)
  • These blended social studies classes are often taught by teachers who have some undergraduate background in history but who frequently have little knowledge of geography or GIS. (esri.com)
  • Most of them can benefit by integrating GIS into both their history classes and the geography components of their social studies courses. (esri.com)
  • This synergistic development should come as no surprise, as geography has traditionally had its longest and deepest interactions with history. (esri.com)
  • They are also revealing new possibilities for education and a better understanding of our world in both history and geography. (esri.com)
  • This capacity to combine space and time in one integrated system has profound implications for research and education in history and geography. (esri.com)
  • Just as the microscope and DNA sequencing, for example, have revolutionized research and education in biology, making the work of Carl Linnaeus and Charles Darwin ever more important to modern biology and medical applications, so too do new geographic technologies, such as GIS and real-time interactive GPS/GIS technology, have the potential to extend rather than displace traditional research and teaching in geography and history. (esri.com)
  • Sir, - With the removal of history and geography as Junior Cycle core subjects, is the Government hoping for a new generation of citizens who don't know who they are, where they are from, and why things are the way they are? (irishtimes.com)
  • Sir, - No mandatory geography, history or science education for our junior cycle students? (irishtimes.com)
  • Children and adolescents between 1 month and 21 years of age who have a documented history of moderate to severe atopic dermatitis. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The complete history of the NMR DG has been documented and provides information on past meetings, significant events and notable people involved with the NMRDG over the years. (rsc.org)
  • Learn more about NEA's rich history, from welcoming Black members four years before the Civil War and electing a woman as president a full decade before Congress granted women the right to vote, to the 1966 merger with the American Teachers Association during the height of the Civil Rights Movement. (nea.org)
  • we think this should be at least three years of history teaching by a specialist. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The Library of Congress presents "a retrospective of the major personalities, events, and achievements that shaped the NAACPâ s history during its first 100 years. (archives.gov)
  • Couch's A History of the Fishes of the British Islands was salvaged from a library fire over 100 years ago, and it now sits on my shelves. (archive.org)
  • HAMISH ROBERTSON: Well now to some forgotten history, more than two hundred years ago, Britain and France were engaged in a race to colonise what was thought to be unclaimed territory in Australia. (abc.net.au)
  • American conservatives have been complaining for years about the teaching of American history to our impressionable youth. (motherjones.com)
  • Questions about Chinese people, events, customs and cultures, including the various Chinese dynasties in existence throughout nearly 5000 years of China's history. (answers.com)
  • The University of Nottingham had a long history of 'practical' rooms, but for many years there was a need for a larger multi-professional venue. (nottingham.ac.uk)
  • The Young Scholars Network of the European Society for the History of Science was founded to better integrate graduate students and early career researches in the activities of the Society and in the field of history of science and give them the opportunity to connect with each other. (bshs.org.uk)
  • The History Department's faculty and graduate students conduct research on many different regions and periods of the world's history. (umass.edu)
  • Professors Jeffrey L. Littlejohn and Wesley G. Phelps discuss topics in World and U.S. History with the faculty members and graduate students at Sam Houston State University. (shsu.edu)
  • This book is of particular interest to professors, graduate students, and advanced undergraduate students of communication and media studies, as well as scholars and students in cultural studies, history, and sociology-disciplines where one finds steady consideration of issues related to communication, communication history, and memory. (peterlang.com)
  • This "primary cycle" was, at this time in history, confined to Europe , North Africa , and mainland Asia . (wikipedia.org)
  • The history of Borno antedates the 9th century, when Arabic writers in North Africa first noted the kingdom of Kanem, east of Lake Chad . (britannica.com)
  • African Economic History , published once a year by the African Studies Program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, focuses on recent economic change in Africa as well as the colonial and precolonial economic history of the continent. (jhu.edu)
  • The module is designed as an introductory module to the field of global history, its methods, approaches and recent historiographical trends. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • She studies modern European intellectual history with Professor Jonathan Zatlin and is interested in how both Germans and Russians conceptualized authoritarianism. (bu.edu)
  • 2. Student Page Title Introduction Task Process Evaluation Conclusion Credits [ Teacher Page ] You each have something in common with some of the most important figures in the history of mathematics, a name. (slideshare.net)
  • 4 Indeed, problems with source attribution are endemic in many widely distributed works of popular [End Page history. (jhu.edu)
  • Historians and history teachers are starting to understand key aspects of GIS, such as its ability to integrate, analyze, and visualize large amounts of spatial and temporal data from multiple disciplines and sources. (esri.com)
  • Taking three keywords-communication, history, and memory-representing related, albeit at times hostile, fields of inquiry as its point of departure, this book asks how the interdisciplinary field of memory studies can be productively expanded through the work of communication historians. (peterlang.com)
  • BSL is the creation of the British Deaf community and this exhibition traces is history from the earliest references to signing in Britain until the present day - and into the future. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Dr Richard Harris, history lecturer at Southampton University, told the Times Educational Supplement that some children were getting just 38 hours of history teaching a year compared with 200 at other schools. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Handbook, how-to-guide and manual of professional family history & genealogy research sites . (academic-genealogy.com)
  • My name is Moira Allen, I am just beginning to research my family history. (yahoo.com)
  • Here is the list of websites you are to use: http://fabpedigree.com/james/mathmen.htm#top http://www.buzzle.com/articles/famous-women-mathematicians.html http://personal.ashland.edu/~dwick/courses/history/math_bios.pdf http://www.maths.tcd.ie/pub/HistMath/People/RBallHist.html Now that you have done your research and gathered your information, choose how you can best present this to your classmates. (slideshare.net)
  • History is "disappearing" from state schools as growing numbers of head teachers view it as a worthless subject, according to research. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Second, and more specifically, my collection affords the opportunity to immerse myself into the history of my chosen field, to better understand the research and researchers who came before me. (archive.org)
  • Research requires an awareness of the history of disability and how attitudes and terminology have changed over time. (nationalarchives.gov.uk)
  • The History Department combines teaching and research at the highest levels. (csun.edu)
  • His research interests include the history of sexuality, religion and the environment. (bu.edu)
  • It is the generational historian's approach to the study of the history of families worldwide, establishing comprehensive evidence based family studies within and about the lines of descent from the researched ancestry. (academic-genealogy.com)
  • To study the natural history of diseases of allergic inflammation, such as atopic dermatitis or genetic disorders associated with allergic inflammation. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The Program will consist of an advanced project of study under Art History 90-91 (only one of which may be counted as part of the major), taken during two consecutive terms in the senior year. (dartmouth.edu)
  • In order that students may have an opportunity to study art history in direct contact with original works of art, the Department conducts a Foreign Study Program during the spring term. (dartmouth.edu)
  • In a further conclusion, the study found that some schools were preventing 13 and 14-year-olds from choosing history as one of their GCSEs. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • This is a Library of Congress resource guide for the study of black history and culture. (archives.gov)
  • In many ways, the history of civilization is the history of chemistry - the study of matter and its properties. (livescience.com)
  • Global History and the Spatial Turn: From the Impact of Area Studies to the Study of Critical Junctures of Globalization. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Communicating Memory & History takes as its mission the job of giving communication history its full due in the study of memory. (peterlang.com)
  • As part of the celebration, this site showcases historic properties listed in the National Register, National Register publications , and National Park units commemorating the events and people, the designs and achievements that help illustrate African American contributions to American history. (nps.gov)
  • ISBN 0-471-14345-6) describes more than 800 properties in 42 States and 2 U.S. Territories listed in the National Register of Historic Places that have played a role in African American history. (nps.gov)
  • TwHP has five ready-to-use lesson plans, available for free downloading, that examine different aspects of African American history. (nps.gov)
  • This is the site of the future National Museum of African American History, which is scheduled to be completed in 2015. (archives.gov)
  • The history of American holiday cheer obscures the difficult details of the nativity narrative. (christianitytoday.com)
  • Just missed opportunity, after missed opportunity for scientists, who could have played a much greater role: That is the story of science on television," says historian Marcel LaFollette, author of the just-released Science on American Television: A History . (usatoday.com)
  • J. Seth Anderson studies twentieth century American history with Professor Bruce Schulman. (bu.edu)
  • He is studying American antebellum and Civil War history with Professor Nina Silber. (bu.edu)
  • She studies Early American History with Professor Brendan McConville. (bu.edu)
  • This book is a must read for anyone wanting to learn about African American history, Military history, and most of all US history. (lulu.com)
  • American History: Americans of African Descent, is a black history book that educates the reader. (lulu.com)
  • California has approved 10 textbooks for use in K-8 classrooms that include covering the contributions of LGBT people to American history. (hnn.us)
  • inventors and innovators have created and researched history changing inventions and technology that should be known to all. (lulu.com)
  • Investigators converted the assailant's DNA to the kind of profile that family history websites such as 23andMe are built on, and uploaded it to GEDmatch.com, a free site open to all and beloved by genealogical researchers seeking to find biological relatives or to construct elaborate family trees. (nytimes.com)
  • Some genealogists find that notion profoundly problematic, given the many ethical and privacy issues that have emerged as investigators have come to rely on a privately owned family history site to solve crimes. (nytimes.com)
  • If the poker site and client permit it, plain text versions of hand histories may be made available to players, which facilitates personal record-keeping and the sharing of interesting or problematic hands. (wikipedia.org)
  • This site links to black history information in libraries across the country. (archives.gov)
  • When I started surfin this site I found the interesting approach to teaching history that it uses. (merlot.org)
  • The term is generally not used in art history in speaking of medieval painting, although the Western tradition was developing in large altarpieces , fresco cycles, and other works, as well as miniatures in illuminated manuscripts . (wikipedia.org)
  • Melanoma is a health condition with a long history, dating back to early records in the 5th century BC. (news-medical.net)
  • The term cholera has a long history (see history section below) and has been assigned to several other diseases. (medicinenet.com)
  • Mao had had a long history with the Chinese communist party. (answers.com)
  • The Oral History Center at the University of Louisville has digitized and made available online a series of interviews conducted in the 1970s to document the life of African Americans in Louisville. (archives.gov)
  • Christina Carrick entered the BU PhD program in 2011 after completing her BA in History at the University of Indianapolis in 2010. (bu.edu)
  • It is a matter of national concern that the California State University (CSU) system is on the verge of further diluting its already inadequate history and government requirements. (hnn.us)
  • These interviews are available to researchers, either in the Oral History Collection at the Social Security Administration in Woodlawn, Maryland, or at the Columbia University in New York City, after approval by the subjects interviewed, and subject to any restrictions imposed upon them by the persons interviewed. (ssa.gov)
  • Collecting and managing a patient's health history is key to accurate diagnosis and successful treatment. (formstack.com)
  • For his new book, Gruesome Spectacles: Botched Executions and America's Death Penalty , Austin Sarat, a professor of jurisprudence and political science at Amherst College researched the history of botched executions in the United States. (wired.com)
  • She studies U.S. environmental history with Professor Sarah Phillips, and interested in conservation issues, environmental law and policy, and all things water. (bu.edu)
  • History paintings were traditionally regarded as the highest form of Western painting, occupying the most prestigious place in the hierarchy of genres , and considered the equivalent to the epic in literature. (wikipedia.org)
  • Daniel J. Bodenhamer, a prominent historian, has argued, for example, that "of all modern information technologies, GIS may have the most potential for breaching the wall of tradition in history," noting that "its ability to integrate disparate information drawn from the same place at the same time allows scholars to simulate the complexity of history. (esri.com)
  • Living history has become a business, a profession, an art form, an educational tool and a hobby to some. (angelfire.com)
  • Living history can be best described as a movement, a technique of interpretation, a philosophy, and an educational tool. (angelfire.com)
  • The open-air museums of Europe provided a natural stage for living history programs. (angelfire.com)
  • I wish I could say that the first living history programs were because of Secretary of the Interior Harold L. Ickes , at Pierce Mill in Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C., with the restored operating flour mill in 1936. (angelfire.com)
  • By the mid-1950's there were only a few other living history programs in the National Parks. (angelfire.com)
  • It is often said, that living history practitioners don't just present interpretive programs, they eat historic foods, and live, and sleep in their favorite time periods. (angelfire.com)
  • In open-air museums and living history theme parks, living history also serves as a marking tool which is meant to lure visitors to these museums. (angelfire.com)
  • Rome, Episode No. 1 Pantheon Neighborhood from Living History on Vimeo. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Living History is a video project at the crossroads between history and travel. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Each episode of Living History features concise interviews with authors on current publications. (shsu.edu)