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Congratulations to Dr. Pascale Meehan

April 8, 2020

Pascale Meehan today completed a successful defense of her doctoral dissertation! A huge congratulations to Pascale and her advisor Art Joyce. Title: Collapse as Constrained Possibility: Rural Action at Early Postclassic Monte El Santo Following the Río Viejo Political Collapse Time: 8am April 3, 2020 Place: Virtual

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Steve Leigh Elected President of the AAPA

March 27, 2020

Steve Leigh has been elected President of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists with his term starting April 1 st Congratulations Steve!

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Alumni Marni Thompson Accepts Position

March 24, 2020

Dr. Marnie Thomson has accepted a tenure-track assistant professor position at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado.

Jessica defending her dissertation via Skype call

Congratulations to Dr. Jessica Balkin

March 20, 2020

Jessica Balkin completed a successful defense of her doctoral dissertation! Human-Environment Interactions in the Lower Río Verde Valley, Oaxaca, Mexico: The Impacts of Ecological Change on Settlement Patterning (1800 BCE-CE 1522). A huge congratulations to Jessica and her advisor Art Joyce.

Scott Ortman awarded Weatherhead Fellowship from the School for American Research

March 16, 2020

Scott Ortman was just awarded a Weatherhead Fellowship from the School for American Research. This is a residential fellowship that will allow Scott to take a year long sabbatical and work on his book project. Well done Scott!

Michelle Sauther's forest cat paper featured in Science

March 16, 2020

Michelle Sauther's new paper on forest cats is featured in Science . The original read-only paper can be accessed in Conservation Genetics .

Andie Ang featured in South China Morning Post

Jan. 23, 2020

An interesting Article about Andie Ang (PhD 2017) published in the South China Morning Post recently.

Paige Edmiston article published in Colorado Technology Law Journal

Jan. 13, 2020

Paige Edmiston's fascinating article on recent developments in digital health technology, published online in the Colorado Technology Law Journal. Congratulations to Paige!

Congratulations to Bert Covert

Dec. 19, 2019

Bert Covert has just been asked to serve as a regional Co-Vice-Chair of the SE Asia Section of the IUCN Primate Specialist Group and as a Regional Co-Vice-Chair he has been added to the Executive Committee of the Primate Specialist Group. This is a great honor being part of species...

Matt Sponheimer elected AAAS Fellow

Dec. 2, 2019

Matt Sponheimer has been elected as a Fellow by the Anthropology Section of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS): https://www.aaas.org/news/aaas-announces-leading-scientists-elected-2019-fellows According to the AAAS, “The honor recognizes diverse accomplishments, including pioneering research, leadership within a given field, teaching and mentoring, fostering collaborations and advancing public understanding of...