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News Highlights

PhD student Kevin Garstki’s work with Art History Professor Derek Counts is featured in a UWM News feature … Digital Archaeology changes exploration of the past.

Professor Bettina Arnold and Masters candidate Barbara McClendon installed an exhibit at Forest Home Cemetery's "Halls of History" for Doors Open Milwaukee September 20-21, 2014, featuring the antiquarian pursuits of Milwaukee hardware magnate William Frankfurth.

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.

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Upcoming Events

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 1, 2014, 3:00pm
External Funding Workshop for Anthropology Graduate Students in Sabin Hall 394.

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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