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Celebration of Life – Sandi Morgen

Celebration of Life Poster Tuesday, November 29, 4:00-6:00 p.m. Ford Alumni Center, Giustina Ballroom University of Oregon 1720 E 13th Ave, Eugene OR 97403 Bring your dancing shoes!   With support fro the Office of the Provost, the College of Arts and Sciences, the Graduate School, the ...

Anthropology Colloquium Speaker: Dr. Jessi Halligan

Digging in the Dark: How Submerged Paleoindian Sites in the Aucilla River of Florida Are Illuminating First Americans Studies

Dr. Jessi Halligan, Florida State University  1pm Friday, October 14th in Condon 204     For as long as there have been American archaeologists, some of us ...

Anthropology Club Student Feature: Jacob Jansen

My name is Jacob Jansen and I’m an undergraduate student of cultural anthropology. I am also a Vice President of the Undergraduate Anthropology Club representing a cultural discipline. This summer I did research in Gozo, Malta, attempting to acquire perspectives among honeybee production. My ...

Fall Kick-Off: Undergraduate Research Seminar

Join the UO Anthropology Club in Condon 204 at 6:00 PM on Monday, October 10th for our first meeting of the term! The board members will be hosting a seminar on our experience in undergrauate field and lab research. Come hear about our work and learn about other opportunities outside the classroom. ...

Honoring Professor Sandra Morgen

Sandra Lynn Morgen died on September 27, 2016 of ovarian cancer. She was born on March 31, 1950 to Dr. Robert O. Morgen and Sadye Block Morgen in Cleveland, Ohio, and spent the most of her childhood in Montreal, Canada and Houston, Texas. Sandi inhabited her life passionately, and—during her life ...

Student Feature: Carly Pate

Primate Osteology Lab Feature: Carly Pate!

Primate Osteology Lab volunteer Carly Pate just returned from collecting data at the American Museum of Natural History in New York. Carly’s research focuses on understanding how urbanization affects raccoon body weight. Carly uses cranial ...

Department Head quoted in the New York Times

Dr. Frances White, the Head of the Anthropology Department, has been quoted in an article from the NY Times on female Bonobo behavior. “We’re equally related to chimps and bonobos, and we have their entire range of behavioral variation available to us,” Dr. White said. “We can be as ...

Congratulations Tobin!

Tobin Hansen’s paper, “Legal Citizenship and Social Belonging: Criminal Aliens and Deportation to Mexico,” was selected for honorable mention for the ALLA (Association of Latina and Latino Anthropologists) Graduate Student Paper Award. The selection committee was impressed with the ...

UO Anthropology Club Feature: Connor Thorud

Hello all! My name is Connor Thorud, and I am the Public Relations Representative for the Undergraduate Anthropology Club. I work to manage our Facebook page and to create our fliers and other promotional materials. I am an archaeology major, focusing on island archaeology. During the summer of ...

Congratulations Dr. Waller!

Dr. Waller’s new book breaks down the subtleties of issues such as habitat loss and bushmeat hunting by going deeper into human motivations, critiques human behavior in zoos and looks at the factors leading to ape attacks on humans in the wild, and brings humans into account as part of the ...
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