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News Highlights

Recent graduate Ramona Tenorio has been offered a tenure-track job at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Her title will be Assistant Professor of Clinical and Translational Science. Congratulations Romona!

Bernard Perley was a co-author of a AAA op-ed piece condemning the use of American Indian mascots by professional sports organizations entitled "This Holiday Season Let's Replace Disparaging Slurs" that appeared in The Blog of the Huffington Post.

Faculty member Tracey Heatherington was awarded a Post-Ph.D. Research Grant by The Wenner-Gren Foundation. Her research project is entitled 'The Lively Commons: Seed Banking and Adaptation to Climate Change.'

Graduate student Lara Ghisleni was awarded a Wenner-Gren Foundation Dissertation Fieldwork Grant to support her project called 'Shifting Ground: Landscape and Mobility in Late Iron Age and Early Roman Southern England.' Congratulations Lara!

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Upcoming Events

February 6, 2015 – 2:00pm
Lara Ghisleni, PhD Candidate, Anthropology, will present "Roman Landscapes in Southern England: Movement and Interaction" in a lecture sponsored by the Scholar and the Library Program, Golda Meir Library.

February 20, 2015 – 3:00pm
Ermitte St. Jacques, Africology, UW-Milwaukee, will present "Little Things Are Easier If You Are Not An Immigrant: The Significance of Citizenship for the Transnational Projects of West African Migrants in Spain" in an Anthropology Colloquium talk.

February 22, 2015 – 3:00pm
Sarah C. Clayton, Anthropolgy, UW-Madison, will present "Teotihuacan and its Countryside: the Rural-Urban Dynamics of an Ancient Metropolis" in an Archaeological Institute of America public lecture.

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