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Axel Posluschny to Offer Stigler Lecture on Celtic Hillforts Today
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.
Video Features Lucas Delezene's Research Into New Species of Human Ancestor
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.
Lecture and Documentary on Representation of Muslim-American Women in Fashion, Feb 23.
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.
Christopher Rodning Presents 'Conquistadors, Colonists and Native American Chiefdoms'
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 Student Awarded National Geographic's Young Explorer Grant
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.
Barnes Elected President of Preserve Arkansas
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.
U of A Professor Leading Society of Humanistic Anthropology
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.