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Study: Caffeine trade thrived in ancient America

...modern-day Mexico, the Southwest, and the South, according to a new study.Led by University of New Mexico anthropology professor Patricia Crown, the study says the trade lasted for around 700 years, likely driven by a pre-Hispanic caffeine...
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Homelessness conference brainstorms solutions

...issue from different perspectives and explore possible solutions, according to University of Alaska Anchorage anthropology professor Sally Carraher, who helped coordinate the conference.Kaya Wolfe, who lived in shelters as a child and stayed...
One for the history buffs

...Mexico relations was published in the Empire Oct. 27, we received a letter from a University of Alaska Southeast anthropology professor who wanted readers to know more about the early contact between Mexico and Alaska. We found Professor Wallace...
UAS students digging for clues of past

...million trail around Auke Lake. To ensure the planned trail does not disturb any historic or cultural properties, anthropology professor Daniel Monteith offered to lead a group of students to discover what may be buried beneath and around the intended...
Harriman Expedition Retraced ready to sail

...throughout the state. "We very much want to interact with the community," Litwin said. Rosita Worl of Juneau, an anthropology professor at University of Alaska Southeast and president of the Sealaska Heritage Foundation, will travel with the expedition...
Ancient artifacts reclaimed, returned to Hoonah

...McCallum, the Petersburg-based Heritage Program manager for the Tongass National Forest. Robert Ackerman, an anthropology professor at WSU in Pullman, held a permit to examine sites in Glacier Bay National Park in the 1960s, said Mary Beth...
Ketchikan mourns loss of Tlingit elder

...Alaska Southeast awarded her an honorary doctorate of humane letters in teaching in 1994. Priscilla Schulte, an anthropology professor at UAS Ketchikan, said Shea changed people's lives. "Esther was a true teacher," she said. "She brought...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...corporations may be the most important social change that's occurred in the past century,'' said Tom Thornton, anthropology professor at the University of Alaska Southeast. The settlement was far from perfect, angering some people, escalating...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...than 200 college credits total. She travels widely with her husband, retired University of Alaska Southeast Anthropology Professor Wallace Olson. As a result the children learn a little about other cultures in addition to Alaska Native culture...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...will be shown, with a discussion afterward led by UAS history professor Robin Walz. Priscilla Schulte, a UAS anthropology professor, is the granddaughter of a wealthy German industrialist who secretly aided the allies during the war. On Sept...


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