Julie Lesnik, An Anthropologist Back to School

Today’s guest blog post is by Julie Lesnik (U Illinois at Chicago). Dr. Lesnik has volunteered to lead a program in the Anthropologists Back to School initiative. Her program will take place at The Field Museum. This new initiative seeks volunteers to lead and assist programs at various host sites throughout Chicago on Wednesday, November … Continue reading Julie Lesnik, An Anthropologist Back to School

Coffee with Curators at the Arizona State Museum

The Arizona State Museum is launching a new series of informal, free-flowing discussions with ASM curators, free to the public. On Wednesday, November 4, 3:00-3:45 pm, chat with James T. Watson, ASM assistant curator of bioarchaeology, who will consider the importance of balancing the interests of science and the concerns of descendant communities when excavating human skeletons. This will be followed by the School of Anthropology’s free weekly lecture at 4:00 pm, featuring Andrew Wiley. The next Coffee with the Curators discussion will be on Wednesday, December 2, led by Alyce Sadongei, assistant curator for Native American relations. Continue reading “Coffee with Curators at the Arizona State Museum”