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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 Adrienne Frie, Kevin Garstki, 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

October 10, 2014 – 3:00 - 4:00pm
Bernard C. Perley presents "Brainstorming: Toward a Semiotics of Well-Being in Native North America" in a Anthropology Colloquium talk.Sabin Hall G90.

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

October 20, 2014 – 8:15pm
Dawn Scher Thomae, Curator of Anthropology, Milwaukee Public Museum will present "From Behind Closed Doors: Excavating the Milwaukee Public Museum's Wisconsin Archaeology Collection" in a lecture sponsored by the Wisconsin Archaeological Society.

November 2, 2014 – 3:00 - 4:00pm
The Archaeological Institute of America is sponsoring a lecture by Michael Danti, Boston University titled "The Rowanduz Archaeological Program in Iraqi Kurdistan." Sabin Hall G90.

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