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|Dr. John Collins' book "Revolt of the Saints" on race, space, and history in Brazil has recently been published by Duke University Press. A description of the book can be found here.
Dr. Timothy Pugh's ongoing archaeological research on an ancient Mayan city in Nixtun-Ch'ich' in Guatemala has been featured on Yahoo News (May 1, 2015). For more details on Dr. Pugh and his team's findings, click here.
Dr. Sara Stinson, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, was the 2015 recipient of the Franz Boas Distinguished Achievement Award. This award honors members of the Human Biology Association who have made exemplary contributions to human biology in science and scholarship.
Dr. Erika Eichhorn Bourguignon, distinguished anthropologist and alumnus of Queens College (class of ’45) died in Columbus, Ohio, on February 15, 2015. She was professor emerita of anthropology at The Ohio State University, where she taught for more than 40 years. She is best known for her contributions to psychological anthropology, anthropology of religion and anthropology of women. For more information on Dr. Bourguignon’s work and what contributions may be made in her honor, click here.
Our Fall 2015 Course schedule is available here.
Dr. Karine Tache's recent publication on aquatic resources and their link to pottery usage in Northeastern North America was covered in Science Daily (Feb. 3, 2015).