News and Events

Upcoming Events

To find out more about Center for Contemporary History and Policy upcoming events, search through the provided calendar for more information on conferences, oral history interviews, and other events which involve the center's staff and fellows. Simply click on the event listing to see the event details.   

Ongoing and Annual Events

Past Events and Related Media

Need Meeting Space?

CHF’s state-of-the-art conference center is in Philadelphia’s beautiful historic district.

Sensing Change

See your environment with fresh eyes through this online exhibit.

Fellowships at CHF

CHF’s scholars, who spend anywhere from one to nine months in residence, form a vital part of CHF’s intellectual life.

Hear It Firsthand

CHF’s Center for Oral History captures and preserves the stories of notable figures in chemistry and related fields. Many of the oral histories in the collection belong to recipients of CHF awards, including