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Career Corner | Indianapolis Museum, Nature Park Seeking Spring Interns

Indianapolis Museum of Modern Art

Newfields, a Place for Nature and the Arts—the dynamic 152-acre campus cultural campus that includes the Indianapolis Museum of Art, Lilly House, The Garden, The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park: 100 Acres, and performance spaces—is seeking interns in a variety of departments. Newfields is currently accepting applications for Spring 2018. Spring […]

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November 8, 2017 at 4:07 pmAnnouncements

Spring 2018 | Food Studies Offers Spring Courses That Fill Requirements

Spring 2018 | Food Studies Offers Spring Courses That Fill Requirements

The Food Studies theme has Spring 2018 courses that fill various Ohio University general education requirements—just in time for registration. Dr. Brad Jokisch, Associate Professor of Geography, is teaching Agricultural Ecosystems (GEOG 3340). The course begins with the origins and history of the agriculture system and moves into the modernization […]

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October 29, 2017 at 2:03 pmNews

Anthropology Major Finds Summer Internship with a Phone Call

Anthropology Major Finds Summer Internship with a Phone Call

Adrianne Talmadge ’19 found an internship close to home. She just had to call a local museum and ask about internship opportunities. Talmadge is an Anthropology major who is also pursuing a Museum Studies Certificate. Since she is interested in a career working in museums, she wanted to follow up […]

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October 26, 2017 at 10:35 amNews

OHIO Archaeological Field School Store is Open

OHIO Archaeological Field School coasters. Photo courtesy of Kailee Slusser.

More than 30 years ago, Dr. Elliot Abrams founded the OHIO Archaeological Field School. The program since has excavated almost two dozen archaeological sites, trained 345 undergraduate students in archaeological methods and preservation, and made significant contributions to our understanding of the prehistoric past. The Field School in OHIO Archaeology Affinity […]

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October 19, 2017 at 12:14 pmAnnouncements News

Advising Event | AnthFest! Anthropology Advising, Oct. 17

Advising Event | AnthFest! Anthropology Advising, Oct. 17

AnthFest is Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in Bentley Hall 306. All Anthropology majors and minors are encouraged to attend. A brief introduction is followed by these five discussion topics: Spring Courses Research and Internship Opportunities Certificates Themes Other Special Resources for Students Don’t miss the opportunity […]

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October 2, 2017 at 8:00 pmAnnouncements Events

Lepper Highlights Patton Research In Columbus Dispatch

Dr. Paul Patton cutting chenopods.

Dr. Paul Patton‘s research on ancient seeds appeared in Nature Plants in July and was recently discussed by Dr. Bradley Lepper in The Columbus Dispatch. Patton is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Food Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences at Ohio University and Director of the OHIO […]

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September 25, 2017 at 10:56 amFaculty in the News In the News

Gingerich Edits Second Book on the Early Prehistory of Eastern North America

Gingerich Edits Second Book on the Early Prehistory of Eastern North America

Dr. Joseph Gingerich, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, edited volume II of In the Eastern Fluted Point Tradition, being released in December 2017 by the University of Utah Press. In the Eastern Fluted Point Tradition is a two-part volume that details the archaeology of some of the first people in eastern […]

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September 11, 2017 at 4:13 pmResearch