Oregon Coast Fishweir Technology

ARCHAEOLOGY FIRST THURSDAY 4/2/21, Oregon Coast Fishweir Technology

Brad Bowden, Historical Research Associates
March 4, 2021
4 p.m.

Everyone is welcome!

Register & you'll receive a confirmation email with info about joining the meeting.


Practicing Anth speakers March 2 & 4


Human Health
March 2: Michael Duke, Dir of Research, Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, UC Berkeley

Consumer, Business, and Design
March 4: Dawn Nafus, Sr. Research Scientist, Intel; Liam McGranahan, Sr. Experience Design Mgr, Cambia Health Solutions

All welcome to attend via Zoom
2-3:50 P.M.

Anthropology Day flyer

The Anthropology Students Association is celebrating Anthropology Day!
Tuesday, Feb 23 from 4:30-5:30 pm
(rescheduled from Feb 18)

Join on Zoom and hear PSU anthropology students present on an area of research or topic they're passionate about. 

Guest speaker list


Feb 16 (CANCELED): Anan Raymond, Reg. Arch., U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service; Jesse Stephen, Archaeologist, JPAC, Dept of Defense
Feb 18: Kevin McDonald, Practicing Anth; Danelle Gutierrez, Big Pine Paiute tribal member & THPO

All are welcome to attend via Zoom
2-3:50 P.M.

Anth 345 speaker list


Theme: Federal Agencies

Feb 9: Brian Lefler, PNW National Scenic Trail, U.S. Forest Service-PSU MS 2014
Feb 11: Kendra Wendel, U.S. Forest Service, PNW Research Station-PSU MS 2014 
Christopher Page, Chief, Cultural Resources, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

All are welcome to attend via Zoom
2-3:50 P.M.

person with bones at archaeological dig

So You Want to Go to Field School!

Join Drs. Shelby Anderson and Doug Wilson for a field school info session, with details on the Summer 2021 PSU Fort Vancouver Field School.

Tuesday, February 9th, 4-5 p.m.

list of speakers Feb 2 & 4

Practicing Anthropology Speakers: 2/2/21 & 2/4/21

Theme: NGO, Non-Profits, International Agencies and Consulting
Tue, Feb 2: Sebastian Africano, Executive Director, Trees, Water and People
Thu, Feb 4: Jeremy Spoon, Applied Environmental Anthropologist, PSU
Join on Zoom at 4 pm

First Thursday flyer Feb 4, 2021

Archaeology First Thursday 2/4/21, Pulling the Thread

Pulling at the Thread: Why Climate Change Driven Relocation is Such a Difficult Problem to Solve with Elizabeth Marino and Dennis Davis of Oregon State University


Link to details and First Thursday flyer: Pulling the Thread

Archaeology first Thursday flyer

Archaeology First Thursday 1/7/21

Collective Action to Reduce Wildfire Risk Across Land Ownership in the Pacific Northwest
Susan Charnley, US National Forest Service

January 7, 2021
4 pm

Open to all via Zoom

Link to First Thursday flyer: Collective Action to Reduce Wildfire Risk

Field work photo

Archaeology First Thursday 12/3/20

To Be Determined: An Applied Anthropologist's Search for a Compelling Topic
Professor Douglas Deur (Portland State University)
December 3, 2020
4 pm

Open to all via Zoom

See below for details



Archaeology First Thursday, excavation site in Eastern Oregon

Archaeology First Thursday 10/8/20

Secrets in the Sand: Excavations at Site 35WS27/28 in Eastern Oregon
Thursday, October 8, 2020
4 pm
Michele Punke of Historical Research Associates will be talking about her geoarchaeological work in Eastern Oregon.

Open to all via Zoom