Tag: anthropology

UH Hilo launches new medical anthropology program

UH Hilo launches new medical anthropology program

August 25, 2015  |  Comments
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The anthropology department at UH Hilo now offering new medical anthropology program focusing on different influences on people’s health

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Forensic anthropology research on skeletal jaws conducted by UH West Oʻahu team

Forensic anthropology research on skeletal jaws conducted by UH West Oʻahu team

August 17, 2015  |  1 Comment
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UH West Oʻahu Professor Jennifer Byrnes and student Samantha Torres traveled to University of Tennessee, Knoxville to examine skeletal remains.

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Anthropology doctoral student awarded national fellowship

Anthropology doctoral student awarded national fellowship

August 14, 2015  |  3 Comments
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UH Mānoa doctoral candidate Rachel Hoerman receives American Association of University Women fellowship.

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Fossil discovery questions human evolutionary timetable

Fossil discovery questions human evolutionary timetable

September 22, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Christopher Bae makes groundbreaking discovery that questions Out of Africa theory.

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Hello Kitty revelation from Manoa anthropologist Christine Yano shakes up the internet

Hello Kitty revelation from Manoa anthropologist Christine Yano shakes up the internet

August 28, 2014  |  6 Comments
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OMG! Hello Kitty is not a cat. Pandemonium ensues.

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Spiritual Ecology book wins at Green Book Festival

Spiritual Ecology book wins at Green Book Festival

May 28, 2014  |  Comments
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Emeritus Professor of Anthropology Leslie E. Sponsel’s new book takes top prize in the science category at the 2014 Green Book Festival.

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Students hunt for history and culture at heiau

Students hunt for history and culture at heiau

March 19, 2013  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa anthropology and archaeology students are learning techniques in low impact archaeology at one of the most culturally significant sites on Oahu, the Kupopolo Heiau.

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Seashell reference collection available online

Seashell reference collection available online

April 24, 2012  |  Comments
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The UH Museum Consortium completed the digitization of the Hawaiian Marine Shell Reference Collection.

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Faculty trace first Koreans, ancient Chinese mariners

Faculty trace first Koreans, ancient Chinese mariners

October 28, 2011  |  Comments
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Two Mānoa anthropologists are using modern scientific tools and working with international colleagues to glean information about early peoples of East Asia.

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