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Axel Posluschny to Offer Stigler Lecture on Celtic Hillforts Today

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Axel Posluschny, director of research at the Keltenwelt am Glauberg, Germany, will give a lecture on "Early Celtic 'Princely' Hillforts" at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 9, in Giffels Auditorium of Old Main.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Events Lectures Research & Innovation Science Anthropology

Video Features Lucas Delezene's Research Into New Species of Human Ancestor

Monday, March 06, 2017

Delezene, a biological anthropologist and expert in hominid dental anatomy, leads an international team of experts studying the dental anatomy of the new species, Homo naledi.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Research & Innovation Science Anthropology

Lecture and Documentary on Representation of Muslim-American Women in Fashion, Feb 23.

Monday, February 20, 2017

Yasmin Moll's lecture entitled "Changing Representations of Muslim Women" will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23, and includes a screening of her documentary Fashioning Faith

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Student Affairs Events International Lectures Anthropology Middle East Studies

Christopher Rodning Presents 'Conquistadors, Colonists and Native American Chiefdoms'

Thursday, February 09, 2017

Christopher Rodning, associate professor from Tulane University, will present a lecture titled, "Conquistadors, Colonists and Native American Chiefdoms" at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 16. 

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Events Humanities Lectures Anthropology History

Fulbright College Student Awarded National Geographic's Young Explorer Grant

Monday, January 23, 2017

Mary Alice Fancyboy, a junior in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, has been awarded the National Geographic Society's Young Explorer's Grant.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Awards Human Environment Humanities Research & Innovation Anthropology Pscyhological Science

Barnes Elected President of Preserve Arkansas

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Jodi A. Barnes, research station archeologist for the Arkansas Archeological Survey and assistant research professor for the Department of Anthropology, was elected president of Preserve Arkansas.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Appointments Social Sciences Anthropology

U of A Professor Leading Society of Humanistic Anthropology

Monday, December 12, 2016

Jonathan S. Marion, associate professor of anthropology in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, has assumed leadership of the Society for Humanistic Anthropology.

Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences Appointments Social Sciences Anthropology
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