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Alumni News Summer 2017

June 14, 2017

Allison Formanack and Richard Bender Allison Formanack (MA ’11) and Richard Bender (MA ’09) both PhD candidates, presented a poster titled "Examining Mobile-Homeownership in Urban Land-Lease Mobile Home Communities: an Anthropological Perspective" based on their collaborative research that outlines three scenarios for mobile home purchases despite numerous financial risks associated... Read more »

Terry McCabe’s latest project jointly funded by NSF and the Research Council of the UK

May 12, 2017

Terry McCabe’s latest project has been funded. The effects of mobile phones on gendered social networks, decision making and vulnerability . Jointly funded by NSF and the Research Council of the UK. PI: Tim Baird of Virginia Tech; CO-PI: J. Terrence McCabe of Univ. of Colorado; CO-PI Emily Woodhouse of... Read more »

Joanna Lambert co-authored primate population study in Science Advances

May 3, 2017

Joanna Lambert’s co-authored primate population study in Science Advances was picked up by both the Coloradan alumni magazine and CU’s A&S online magazineRead more »

Bianca Williams & Carole McGranahan served on the AAA President's Committee

May 3, 2017

Getting Credit . Bianca Williams and Carole McGranahan served on the AAA President's Committee that just released new guidelines for how to count and value public scholarship in anthropology. The University of Colorado was well represented!Read more »

Page McClean receives 2017-2018 Society for Visual Anthropology/Robert Lemelson Foundation fellowship

May 3, 2017

Page McClean just received a 2017-2018 Society for Visual Anthropology/Robert Lemelson Foundation fellowship. These fellowships are designed to provide graduate students working in the field of visual and multimodal anthropology with funding to pursue exploratory research for planning their doctoral dissertation research and/or methods training to prepare for their doctoral... Read more »

The Tibet Himalaya Initiative is putting CU Boulder on experts’ map

April 25, 2017

Carole McGranahan is one of the founding members of this growing center for research and outreach focusing on contemporary Tibet. Learn about aims of this initiative and recognition it has gained, along with upcoming events here :Read more »

Allison Formanack awarded 2016-2017 Graduate Student Teaching Excellence Award

April 25, 2017

Allison Formanack has been selected by the CU Graduate School for a 2016-2017 Graduate Student Teaching Excellence Award. The honor includes an award of $600. Hooray for Allison!Read more »

Jenny Washabaugh wins best student poster presentation at Human Biology Association Conference

April 24, 2017

Jenny Washbaugh Jenny Washabaugh has won a prize for the best student poster presentation at the Human Biology Association Conference this year. The title of her presentation was "Milk hygiene and consumption practices in The Gambia". Congratulations to Jenny!Read more »

Allison Formanack receives 2017-2018 Dissertation Completion Fellowship

April 19, 2017

Allison Formanack has been selected to receive a 2017-2018 Graduate School Dissertation Completion Fellowship. This fellowship will be for one semester of full support during the 17/18 academic year. Support will consist of a stipend equal to a 50% GPTI appointment. Congratulations, Allison.Read more »

Jennifer Deats & Kaitlyn Davis complete MA’s

April 19, 2017

Jennifer Deats and Kaitlyn Davis completed their MA’s last week with successful defenses of their theses: Jen: Style, Identity, and Communities of Practice: An Examination of Middle Missouri Ceramics at Chief Looking's Village and the Heart River Region . Doug Bamforth, advisor Kaitlyn: “The Ambassador's Herb": Tobacco Pipes as Evidence... Read more »

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