Anthropology is the scientific study of the human condition, an exploration of the biological, linguistic, social, material, and cultural aspects of life in the past, present, and future. Of the many disciplines that study our species, Homo sapiens, only anthropology seeks to understand the whole panorama—in geographic space and evolutionary time—of human existence. more...

  1. Research by Rob Losey on dog and wolf domestication featured in BARK

    Rob Losey is proving just how enduring the bond is between man and his best friend.

  2. Article on Jack Ives Research featured in Western Digs

    What can kids shoes tell us about Promontory Culture? Apparently, a lot.

  3. News from the Institute of Prairie Archaeology

    Alberta archaeologists featured in the October issue of American Antiquity

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  1. Anthro 50th Anniversary Celebration Launch and Display Unveiling

    January 08 2016

    Opening comments, unveiling, Cake and Light the Bridge.

  2. Anthro 50th Anniversary Speakers Series

    January 20 2016

    Speaker: John W. (Jack) Ives, Landrex Distinguished Professor and Executive Director of the Institute of Prairie Archaeology. Topic:"The Ninth Clan--Exploring Apachean Migration in the Promontory Caves, Utah." 1900 Gathering and Refreshments, 1930 Talk

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