The newest episode of the APS podcast, Great Talks at the APS, features Kenneth Prewitt, former Director of the United States Census Bureau, on the history of the census, its methods, and the challenges of gathering this data today.
Call For Papers: Native American Scholars Initiative Conference
The APS welcomes proposals for the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Native American Scholars Initiative conference, "Relationships, Reciprocity, and Responsibilities: Indigenous Studies in Archives and Beyond." Deadline April 15.
At the American Philosophical Society Museum, visitors will see exhibitions drawn from the Society’s renowned collections that trace American history and science from the Founding Fathers to the digital age.
The American Philosophical Society is the oldest learned society in the United States. Founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1743, it continues its mission of "promoting useful knowledge" through research, fellowships, and public outreach.