Scott Ortman contributing scholar on recently published paper

Aug. 16, 2017

Scott Ortman was a contributing scholar on a recently published paper for PLOS|one: “Prehistoric mitochondrial DNA of domesticate animals supports a 13th century exodus from the northern US southwest” . Also available in the Daily Camera , CU Boulder Today and The Journal .

Studying an elusive South African primate - Michelle Sauther

Aug. 1, 2017

Michelle Sauther has been “Studying an elusive South African primate.” Bushbabies are among the world’s least studied non-human primates. You can read the story in CU Boulder Today .

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...

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...

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 magazine

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!

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...

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 :

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!

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!

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