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A Race to Save the Artifacts

Climate change is drastically altering the archaeological record in northwestern Greenland. Archaeologists from Bowdoin College, UC Davis, and the Greenland National Museum are in "A Race to Save the Artifacts." Featuring Anthropology Research Associate Dr. John Darwent and PhD Candidate Jason Miszaniec: http://features.bowdoin.edu/save-the-artifacts

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Laura Meek Awarded the Rudolf Virchow Award, Graduate Student Award

Travel award from the Society for Medical Anthropology to attend the AAA conference, “Critical Anthropology for Global Health” (CAGH). Category, for 2017. Paper “Fakes, Poisons, & Medicines: Pharmaceutical Capacities in the Context of Radical Uncertainty in Tanzania” Any additional links or info: http://www.medanthro.net/interest-groups/

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Institute for Social Sciences Spotlights ANT 103H

Institute for Social Sciences Spotlights ANT 103H

ISS followed the students of ANT 103H: Conservation and People, led by Professor Monique Borgerhoff Mulder, as they assess REDD+'s efficacy in slowing global climate change.

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2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Sara Watson - first year paleo/arch student awarded research fellowship. Trish McNeill incoming paleo/arch student receives honorable mention

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Professor Smriti Srinivas and Team Awarded Global Affairs Regional Grant

Professor Smriti Srinivas and Team Awarded Global Affairs Regional Grant

Professor Smriti Srinivas and her team were awarded a UC Davis Global Affairs Regional Faculty grant for 2107-2018

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Professor Margaret Crofoot awarded 2016 Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation

Professor Margaret Crofoot awarded 2016 Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation

Margaret Crofoot, a University of California, Davis, anthropologist studying group decision-making in primates, has been awarded a 2016 Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation.

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Professor Monique Borgerhoff Mulder awarded NSF Grant

Professor Monique Borgerhoff Mulder awarded NSF Grant

National Science Foundation Grant awarded to Koster, Mulder, et al, for $880,000. Project titled: The Effect of Social Networks on Inequality: A Longitudinal Cross-Cultural Investigation

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