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September 16, 2021

Congratulations, doctoral candidate Tessa Cannon! 

Her presentation, titled "Gut microbiota shaped by diet and phylogeny in seven cercopithecids from Tai Forest, Ivory Coast," presented at…

September 14, 2021

Last month, the Department welcomed its newest graduate student, Sydney Hunter! 

Sydney earned a BA in Archaeology at Boston University and an MA in Archaeology at the University of…

August 26, 2021

Origins, a joint publication between the history departments at Ohio State and Miami University, recently published an article by graduate student Andrew Mitchel.

Drawing on his masters…

August 18, 2021

Congratulations to doctoral candidate Shane Scaggs for receiving a Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant from the National Science Foundation! 

With this funding, Shane intends to study…

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