March 31, 2022

From the vantage point of Bologna, we will explore some of the turning points in the history of Western science in this six-session course.

Historical Walks Into Italian Science 
Thursdays at noon (Eastern time), March 31–May 12
$250 Dickinson Rate (for six classes)/$300 Non-Dickinson Rate

This Global Experiences online course includes six classes:

•    March 31: The World of European Universities: the Italian Model 
•    April 7: Faculty, Curricula and Students at the University of Bologna 
•    April 14: Revolutions in Medicine: the Case of Anatomy 
•    April 28: The Question of Academic Freedom: the Galileo Affai
•    May 5: Women and Science: From the First Female Students to the First Female Professors 
•    May 12: Galvani’s Frogs and Neuroscience in Bologna 

Instructor: Gian Mario Cao 

Please register by Monday, March 28.

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Further information

  • Location: Zoom Presentation
  • Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Calendar Icon
  • Cost: $250 Dickinson Rate (for all six classes)