Guide to the Rice University Scientia Organizational Papers, 1980-2010 UA 206
Scientia: An Institute for the History of Science and Culture was conceived by Salomon Bochner and Albert van Helden in 1980. Its purpose is to promote scholarship and research in the general area of history of science and culture for the benefit of the university and Houston community. Its activities include sponsoring the Bochner Lectures on an annual or biannual basis; sponsoring Scientia Colloquia lectures on a regular basis throughout the year; and formal and informal meetings between the organizational members for discussion and formation of policy.
Excerpted from the Scientia Charter. For more information, see http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~scientia/.
The collection is composed of one cubic foot of documents, in good condition. Documents include charters, by-laws, membership lists, budgets, speaker information, meeting minutes, lecture programs, news articles, and correspondence.
Conditions Governing Access
This material is open for research. Stored onsite at the Woodson Research Center.
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to publish from the Rice University Scientia Organizational Papers, 1980-2010, must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Rice University.
Rice University Scientia Organizational Papers, 1980-2010, UA 206, Woodson Research Center, Rice University
This material was transfered to the Woodson Research Center by Scientia member Jim Pomerantz in 2010.
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