It is with great sadness that we share the news of the death of our colleague, Ling-yu Hung, on April 26, 2018 in Taiwan after a long battle with cancer. She was greatly admired as a colleague and friend, enhancing the quality of the department and maintaining an active research agenda despite her illness.
Anya Peterson Royce, PhD, D.Litt, Medalla Binniza
Scott Cawthon, a graduate student in IU Anthropology, has been the subject of four newspaper articles and has been featured on local Belgian television.
Russell Bernard, director of the Institute for Social Science at Arizona State University and professor emeritus of anthropology at the University of Florida, will present the lecture “Social Science Research in the 21st Century: Where are we headed?”
Jeffrey Hoelle, professor at University of California Santa Barbara, will present a talk “The Anthropology of Rainforest Destruction.”
The Chicago Tribune featured Associate Professor Laura Scheiber and her archaeology field school at the Heart Mountain Ranch Preserve near Ralston, Wyoming. The article also features several IU students.
The Society for Cultural Anthropology (SCA) awarded the ninth annual Gregory Bateson Prize to Susan Lepselter, associate professor in Anthropology, for her book The Resonance of Unseen Things: Poetics, Power, Captivity, and UFOs in the American Uncanny (University of Michigan Press).
Eduardo S. Brondizio writes essay on “Interdisciplinarity” for the Social Science Research Council (CCRC)
Building on past contributions to the “Interdisciplinarity Now” series, Eduardo Brondizio emphasizes that interdisciplinary collaboration is fundamentally a reflexive intellectual and social process.
Groundbreaking 'restauratrice' and organic food movement pioneer to celebrate the launch of IU's Food Project