August 23, 2021
Further achievements by our graduate students:
- Julio Villa-Palomino has been awarded an NSF DDRIG in support of his dissertation project, “De-institutionalization Unfolding: The Transition to Community Mental Health in Lima, Peru.”
- Christine Mikeska has been awarded the annual Mesopotamian Fellowship from ASOR ($9000) to support her isotope work exploring urban provisioning at Bronze Age Hattusa.
- Lucia Stavig has won the 2021 AAA David M. Schneider Award. This award is given each year to a graduate student in anthropology in recognition of innovative work in the fields of kinship, culture theory, and American culture.
- Sugandh Gupta has been selected as a James Peacock REACH Fellow for the 2021-2022 academic year.
- Ampson Hagan is the recipient of a Dissertation Fellowship at Boston College in the Department of African and African Diaspora Studies.
Further achievements by our faculty:
- Chris Nelson and his editorial team at Fieldsights have received GAD (Gen Anth Div of AAA) New Directions Group Award for 2021 for their digital publication during the pandemic.