Category Archive: Announcements

The Natural History Collections Club Network funding opportunity for SPNHC 2017

The Natural History Collections Club Network (NHCCN) has received funding from NSF to bring 14 individuals from 7 universities to SPNHC 2017 to attend the NHCCN workshop on Sunday, June 18 and to attend… Continue reading

SPNHC Members Invited to Interact With Lawmakers This Summer

The Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections is pleased to announce that it is once again joining with the American Institute of Biological Sciences to sponsor the 9th annual Biological Sciences… Continue reading

Call for submissions for SPNHC 2017 STASH Flash session

The STASHc editorial committee is pleased to announce that the SPNHC 32nd Annual Meeting in Denver, CO will include a STASH Flash session on Friday, June 23. The session will begin with an… Continue reading

NatSCA 2017 Call for Papers

Natural Science Collections Association annual conference & AGM Evolving Ideas: provocative new ways of working with collections 20 & 21 April 2017  University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge #NatSCA2017 CALL FOR PAPERS:

SPNHC 2017: Call for Abstracts and Travel Grant Applications

The local organizing committee, a partnership between the Denver Museum of Nature & Science and Denver Botanic Gardens, is honored to host the 32nd annual meeting of the Society for the Preservation of… Continue reading

SPNHC and ECN – Official Organizational Partners

We are pleased to announce that as of today, the Entomological Collections Network (ECN) and the Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) are officially organizational partners through a Memorandum of… Continue reading

Over 50 Leading American Nonpartisan Organizations Call on Presidential Candidates to Address Major Issues in Science, Engineering, Technology, Health and the Environment

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 10, 2016 — A blue-ribbon coalition of fifty-six leading U.S. nonpartisan organizations, representing more than 10 million scientists and engineers, are calling on U.S. Presidential candidates to address a set… Continue reading

New Leaflet: An Alternative to Gelatine Capsules in Natural History Collections

SPNHC has a new leaflet available: An Alternative to Gelatine Capsules in Natural History Collections by Paul Calloman, Department of Malacology, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. You can read all of our leaflets… Continue reading

SPNHC 2016 Conference Program

The full conference programs for SPNHC 2016 and GGBN 2016 have been published!   SPNHC: GGBN: (Please note: Registration is still possible until 15th of June!) The Botanic Garden and Botanical… Continue reading

March SPNHC Connection is Online!

The spring edition of the SPNHC Connection newsletter is here! SPNHC members log in to view the SPNHC Connection online at If you’re not a member, what are you waiting for? Join… Continue reading

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