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On April 13–14, 2019, the Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles, held a conference in honor of Patrick J. Geary , Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the School of Historical Studies. Titled "Visions of Medieval Studies in...
On April 18, Robbert Dijkgraaf , IAS Director and Leon Levy Professor hosted an "Ask Me Anything" session on the AskScience Reddit forum, coordinated in partnership with the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute , a co-organizer with the IAS and MoMath of the National Math Festival , which will take place in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, May 4, 2019.
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Patrick J. Geary , Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the School of Historical Studies, and Narayana Murthy , IAS Trustee, have been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Also among the newly elected members are five former IAS Members, together...
Alondra Nelson, an acclaimed sociologist, author, and researcher who explores questions in science, technology, and social inequality, has been appointed Professor and Harold F. Linder Chair in the School of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study, effective July 1, 2019. “In light of...