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Faculty members Bettina Arnold, John Richards and Patricia Richards as well as current PhD students Lara Ghisleni and Alexis Jordan presented papers at the European Association of Archaeologists 20th meeting in Istanbul on Sept. 12. Ghisleni and Jordan organized and chaired a session sponsored by the Archaeology of Gender in Europe working group.

PhD student Lara Ghisleni has been awarded a prestigious CHCI IGHERT Dissertation Fellowship. The award includes travel to IGHERT conferences in 2014, 2015 and 2016 in Santa Cruz, CA, Canberra, Australia and Giessen, Germany, respectively.

Bettina Arnold gave a lecture on the "German Roots of Wisconsin Brewing: From the Iron Age to the Information Age" at the Neville Public Museum in Green Bay on Tuesday August 19th in conjunction with the new exhibit "From Agriculture to Tavern Culture". The program begins at 7:00pm.

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Upcoming Events

September 15, 2014, 8:00pm
Robert Jeske, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, will present "Life and Death in the Oneota World near the Shore of Lake Koshkonong" in Sabin Hall - G90. Sponsored by the Wisconsin Archaeological Society.

September 19, 2014, 3:30pm
Dr. Isabelle Druc, Department of Anthropology, UW-Madison, will present a lecuture titled "Ceramic Production in Kuntur Wasi, Northern Peru: A Multidisciplinary Study" in Sabin Hall G90.

September 28, 2014, 3:00pm
Sinclair Bell, Northern Illinois University - will present ‘The Greatest Show on Earth’: Chariot Racing in Ancient Rome" in Sabin Hall - G90. Sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America.

October 18, 2014, 1:00 - 4:00pm
International Archaeology Day, Sabin Hall, 2nd floor. For more information check the Archaeological Institute of American website.

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