Field Notes

  • Last chance to apply for a 2018-2019 Undergraduate Research Fellowship with PPEH

    Announcement

    9/21/2018 –

    The PPEH Undergraduate Research Fellows Program, now in its fifth year, is still accepting applications from students across all of Penn’s Schools.

  • Floating Archives on the River on three Saturdays in September

    News

    9/3/2018 –

    Floating Archives – a major floating public art installation by artist Jacob Rivkin in partnership with the Penn Program in Environmental Humanities – offers moving, animated projections of histori

  • Escapisms: An Essay, Enjambed

    Blog

    5/25/2018 – Exploring the Environments of Modernity is a seven part series featuring the scholarly participants of a symposium held earlier this year. Knar Gavin showcases her poem reflecting on the overall message of the event.
  • PPEH and Data Refuge at the Philadelphia Science Festival

    Blog

    5/21/2018 – A recap from the Philadelphia Science Festival’s Science Carnival, which brought hundreds of families, educators, and passersby in conversation with PPEH and Data Refuge fellows at the specially-designed “Is it Science or is it Art” booth on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
  • Exploring the Environments of Modernity: An Introduction

    Blog

    5/18/2018 – Exploring the Environments of Modernity is a seven part series featuring the scholarly participants of a symposium held earlier this year. Nicole Welk-Joerger gives an introduction to frame a discussion that will continue through the summer.