News - Anthropology
Monday, March 30, 2015
»Melanie Chang, Anthropology faculty, delivered a TEDxVictoria talk last year on the evolving story of human evolution, which was featured by the TEDx Innovations blog in February.
Monday, March 9, 2015
»Sharon Carstens, Anthropology faculty, authored “Bilingual Education for Global Citizenship: Creating an Integrated Language/Culture Curriculum for Mandarin/English Students,” published in Human Organization Vol. 74, Issue 1: pp. 16-26.
Monday, February 2, 2015
»Curt Peterson, Geology faculty, and Virginia Butler, Anthropology faculty, co-authored a paper titled “Geologic Records of Net Littoral Drift, Beach Plain Development, and Paleotsunami Runup, North Sand Point, Olympic Peninsula, Washington, USA,” publishe
Monday, January 12, 2015
»Virginia Butler, Anthropology faculty, co-authored a paper, "Chronology and Ecology of Late Pleistocene Megafauna in the Northern Willamette Valley, Oregon," published in Quaternary Research, Vol. 83. The lead author for the article is Daniel M. Gilmour,
»Ken Aimes, Anthropology emeritus faculty, had his co-authored book, Chinookan People of the Lower Columbia, selected by Choice as one of its outstanding academic titles of 2014. Choice, a review journal for academic libraries, selected 690 books out of mo
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Monday, January 5, 2015
»Michele Gamburd, Anthropology faculty, presented a paper titled “The French Connection: Tourist Humanitarianism in Post-Tsunami Sri Lanka” at the 113th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Washington, D.C., Dec. 5.
»Shelby Anderson, Anthropology faculty, presented "Archaeology and Climate Change in Northwest Alaska" as part of the National Park Service Climate Change and Archeology webinar series, Nov. 18.
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
»Shelby Anderson, Anthropology faculty, authored "High Latitude Coastal Settlement Patterns: Cape Krusenstern, Alaska" published in the Journal of Island and Coastal Archaeology.
»Virginia Butler, Anthropology faculty, presented "Studying Dynamics in Fish and Fishing on the North Pacific Coast: A Matter of Scale" at the International Conference of Archaeozoology, San Rafael, Mendoza, Argentina, Sept. 22-27. Butler also was elected
Monday, November 17, 2014
»Michele Gamburd, Anthropology faculty, presented “Micro-practices of Marginalization: Governance in Sri Lankan Tsunami Camps” at the 43rd annual Conference on South Asia at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Oct. 16.
»Doug Deur, Anthropology faculty, received the Forest History Society’s 2014 Theodore C. Blegen Award for best article in forest and conservation history during 2013 for his co-authored article "Plant Management Systems of British Columbia’s First Peoples,
Monday, November 3, 2014
»Jeremy Spoon, Anthropology faculty, co-presented "Translating the Voices of the Rocks: Collaborative Processes in the Interpretive and Public Use Site Planning of the Black Canyon Archaeological District, Nevada” at the Great Basin Anthropological Confere
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Monday, October 6, 2014
»Jeremy Spoon, Anthropology faculty, authored an article titled “Quantitative, Qualitative and Collaborative Methods: Approaching Indigenous Ecological Knowledge Heterogeneity,” published in Ecology and Society, Vol. 19, No. 3.
»Sharon Carstens, Anthropology faculty, while on sabbatical in Malaysia, presented a lecture titled “Language Identities and Ideologies: Multi-lingual Chinese in Multi-ethnic Malaysia” at SEGi University, Kuala Lumpur, on March 17; at New Era College, Kaja
Monday, September 29, 2014
»Melanie Lee Chang, Anthropology faculty, co-authored "Science, the Media, and Interpretations of Upper Paleolithic Figurines" published in American Anthropologist, Vol. 116, Issue 3, September 2014.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Wednesday, July 23, 2014