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Tue Jul 5, 2011

Reilly Center Assistant Director of Research

Location: Reilly Center

Melinda Gormley

Notre Dame’s Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values is pleased to announce that, in August, Dr. Melinda Gormley will join the Center as our new Assistant Director for Research. With a 2007 history of science Ph.D. from Oregon State, Dr. Gormley was most recently a Visiting Assistant Professor in James Madison College at Michigan State University. At Notre Dame, Dr. Gormley will provide overall direction for the Reilly Center’s diverse and expanding research portfolio and will serve as the primary liaison to the Center’s on- and off-campus research partners. She joins a leadership team in the Reilly Center that includes Director Don Howard, Assistant Director for Education, Edward Jurkowitz, and Katherine Brading, who directs Notre Dame’s History and Philosophy of Science Graduate Program.…

Wed Jul 6, 2011

Tenth Biennial History of Astronomy Workshop

Location: McKenna Hall, Center for Continuing Education

July 6th-July 10th, 2011Generous support for the conference is provided by the Graduate Program in the History and Philosophy of Science at the University of Notre Dame, the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts (ISLA) in the College of Arts and Letters at the University of Notre Dame, and the Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum.…