2020 Annual Meeting Presentations

Join the Science, Technology and Healthcare Section for our annual section meeting on Thursday, August 20th at 1:00pm-2:15pm CDT! Please register for free to receive the Zoom information.

We will discuss how our institutions are impacted by COVID-19 and the challenges with documenting our communities, specifically to Science, Technology, and Health Care institutions. We will have breakout sessions so all can contribute. We will also hold our annual business meeting.

Panel topics and speakers:

How are STHC institutions collecting and/or documenting COVID-19?

Todd Kosmerick
University Archivist
Special Collections Research Center
North Carolina State University Libraries

DiAnna Hemsath
Archivist and Assistant Professor
McGoogan Health Science Library
University of Nebraska Medical Center


How are STHC archives addressing white supremacy and patriarchy in their collections and parent institutions?

Peter Collopy
University Archivist and Head of Archives and Special Collections 
California Institute of Technology

Alison Oswald
Archives Center and Lemelson Center
National Museum of American History
Smithsonian Institution

Kosmerick presentation for STHC 2020_ReducedSize.pdf927.58 KB
Hemsath_COVID-19_STHC_20200720.pdf831.6 KB
Collopy_Eugenics.pdf3.04 MB
STHC_Oswald_August2020_Reduced Size.pdf1.06 MB