Gordon Ulmer given a Ray Travel Award

January 20, 2016
Ray Travel Award Logo

Gordon Ulmer has received a Ray Travel Award for support of his travel to deliver a paper at the annual meetings of the American Anthropological Association meetings in Denver, Colorado.  The paper,  “Ethnographic Inquiry in the ‘Digitized’ Fields of Madre de Dios, Perú and Oaxa

New book edited by Dr. Jeffrey Cohen

January 19, 2016
Conflict Insecurity and Mobility book cover

The studies collected in this edited book offer evidence to our argument that migration does not provide an ultimate response to insecurities in the home countries or conflicts in traditional destinations; instead as hinted in some of the contributions, migration shifts the balance of power and

Eliza Gardiner awarded a Borlaug Fellowship in Global Food Security

January 11, 2016
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Congratulations go to Eliza Gardiner, who has been awarded a Borlaug Fellowship in Global Food Security, which funds her dissertation research, Impacts of Social Relations on the Privatization of Communal Land and Implications for Food Security in Burkina Faso, and a semeste