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Native American Heritage Month events scheduled for November

...Southeast Alaska," led by Dr. Stephen Langdon, Professor Emeritus at the University of Alaska Anchorage's Department of Anthropology. The next lecture will be "At the Glacier's Edge: People, Seals, and History at Yakutat Bay," led by...
Native American Heritage Month lectures begin Wednesday at SHI

...Alaska," led by Dr. Stephen Langdon. Langdon, Professor Emeritus at the University of Alaska Anchorage's Department of Anthropology, will describe his quest to find a totem pole stolen from a Tlingit village on Prince of Wales Island in 1931...
SHI to sponsor DNA research during Celebration

Sealaska Heritage Institute will sponsor a DNA study by the Department of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania, during Celebration 2012.The Genographic Project: Molecular Genetic Analyses of Indigenous Populations...
Alutiiq Museum director Haakanson heads to Seattle Seattle, where he will work as an associate professor without tenure for the University of Washington's department of anthropology. He will be a curator of Native American collections at the Burke Museum, located on the university's campus...
Research looks at Bering Strait land bridge

...The Dene-Yeniseian Connection," a just-released joint publication of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Department of Anthropology and ANLC. The 369-page book includes an additional 17 other papers either presented at the conference or...

...Dr. William Beeman, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast, Egan Building. Professor and chair of the Department of Anthropology at the University of Minnesota, Beeman is president of the Middle East Section of the American Anthropological...
Census: Alaska has highest number of veterans per capita

...can go on post for medical care and you've got a social network," said Catherine Lutz, a professor in the Department of Anthropology and Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University in Providence, R.I. But with strong military...

...publication of "Haa Atxaayi Haa Kusteeyix Sitee, Our Food is Our Tlingit Way of Life." Moss is a professor in the Department of Anthropology at University of Oregon. She will recap some of what she has learned about Tlingit foods over the last 25 years...
Natives give DNA samples to see if they match ancient remains

...five minutes to get through the process. Kemp, an assistant professor with Washington State University's department of anthropology, said he was pleased with the participation level. "In terms of our knowledge of Tlingit DNA before we started...
Worl 13th recipient ever to win award

JUNEAU - Rosita Worl, president of Sealaska Heritage Institute, has won the prestigious Solon T. Kimball Award for Public and Applied Anthropology.


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