Open to the public, the lecture series is currently accepting lecturers who enjoy researching the historical aspects of the health sciences and want to share with others remarkable moments from the past.
Three faculty members will be spending their summer using grant money for their research.
Dr. Wendy Turner, professor of History in the Department of History, Anthropology & Philosophy, has received a grant from the Leverhulme Trust for a Visiting Professorship at Swansea University.
Why are eclipses so rare? What happens during these fascinating and beautiful events? Why have people historically been so terrified of them? Augusta University has answers.
Dr. Wendy Turner sheds light on the exciting and sometimes frightening experience of solar and lunar eclipses throughout history.
The Sorcerer’s Stone. Deathly Hallows. The Marauder’s Map. Mandrake Roots. Witches and Wizards. These words all sound familiar even to the most causal Harry Potter fan. However, what most “Potterheads” might not realize is that many of these items...