Event Details

All lectures will begin at 2pm in Room 001 of the Ruth Adams Building (Douglass Campus), with the exception of Dr. Brian Richmond's lecture on Wednesday, March 11, 2015.

Friday, January 30, 2015
Genese Sodikoff, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Rutgers-Newark
Title: “Spiraling Down: The Pathogenic Ecology of Biodiversity Offsets in Madagascar”

Friday, February 20, 2015
Jeremy DeSilva, Department of Anthropology, Boston University
Title: "The complex evolutionary history of bipedalism: What new fossils from South Africa are revealing"
Co-sponsored by the Center for Human Evolutionary Studies

Friday, March 6, 2015
Robin Bernstein, Department of Anthropology, University of Colorado-Boulder
Title:" Messages in mother's milk: insights from rural Gambia"

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 – NOTE this is scheduled for HCK 201, 5:30 PM
Dr. Brian Richmond, American Museum of Natural History
Title: "Fossils and Footprints: What Do We Know and What Can We Know about Human Origins in the Early Pleistocene?”
Co-sponsored by the Center for Human Evolutionary Studies

Friday, March 27, 2015              
Pilar Rau, Department of Anthropology, Rutgers-New Brunswick
Title: "Gods, Monsters and Tourist Art in Highland Peru"

Friday, April 17, 2015
Callum Ross, Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago
Title: "Jaws! What Are They Good For?"