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News: December 2013

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Projects Strong Job Growth for Anthropologists and Archaeologists

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics recently listed anthropology and archaeology as having faster than average job growth in the coming years and as being fields where employees make better than average salaries. It is a good time to be an anthropologist!

Posted on 8/25/2015 4:43:21 PM

Anthropology Majors Present on Sustainable Development in Appalachia

Anthropology majors Carrie Aitkins, Shannon Cramer, Alyssa Fallat, Lisa McCann, Kyle Murray, and Kelimae Perkins presented on their research at the Appalachian Teaching Project annual conference in Washington, D.C. on December 6 and 7, 2013.

Posted on 12/11/2013 11:12:58 AM

Graduate Student Smeltzer’s Virtual Archaeology Project Featured in Hypergrid Business Magazine

Marion Smeltzer, graduate student in the MA in Applied Archaeology program, has developed a virtual world of archaeology in VIBE (Virtual Islands for Better Education), an OpenSim platform for schools and educators.

Posted on 12/6/2013 10:01:40 PM

Ford Publishes Anthropological Study of Ship Reuse

Ben Ford, Department of Anthropology, published an article titled “The Reuse of Vessels as Harbor Structures: A Cross-Cultural Comparison” in the Journal of Maritime Archaeology.

Posted on 12/4/2013 11:51:27 AM

Anthropology Professors Garcia, Poole, and Adams Present Research at American Anthropological Association

Victor Garcia, Amanda Poole, and Abigail Adams, Department of Anthropology, presented their research at the 2013 annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association.

Posted on 12/3/2013 1:39:26 PM

Ford Publishes Maritime Archaeology Reader

Ben Ford, Department of Anthropology, and Wendy van Duivenvoorde, Flinders University, recently compiled a volume entitled Perspectives from Historical Archaeology and ACUA Proceedings on behalf of the Society for Historical Archaeology.

Posted on 12/2/2013 10:15:02 AM

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