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November 15, 2021

In a recently published article in Conservation Biology, professor Mark Moritz, and colleagues explore the complications surrounding animal conservation in Africa. 

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October 5, 2021

Anthropology graduate student Kyle Riordan won the award for ‘Best Student Presentation’ at the 2021 Conference for the Society for Hawaiian Archaeology.  His presentation was “Decolonizing Guam’s…

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…

August 16, 2021

Last month, graduate student Evonne Turner-Byfield was interviewed by Teen Vogue to discuss the controversy surrounding remains from the 1985 police bombing of the MOVE house in Philadelphia,…

August 12, 2021

The Department is happy to announce that Dr. Mark Moritz was recently named one of 33 new affiliates to the Michael V. Drake Institute for Teaching and Learning!

"The Affiliate Program…

July 16, 2021

The Department of Anthropology is pleased to announce our newest Department Chair, Dr. Scott McGraw.

Dr. McGraw is "an evolutionary anatomist and primate behavioralist with primary…