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The Writer's Voice: Naomi Williams

Naomi Williams Faculty, University of California, Davis Author Naomi Williams reads from her novel, “Landfalls,” about French maritime explorations in the 18th century. Each chapter is…

From  Jeff Layne on April 10th, 2017 0 likes 59 plays   

Leisure and Social Life in Turkey

Dr. Muge Akyildiz Visiting Post-Doctoral Scholar, California State University, Chico, Recreation, Hospitality, and Parks Management Department In this presentation, Dr. Muge Akyildiz, from…

From  Jeff Layne on December 16th, 2016 0 likes 21 plays   

The Archaeology of Antigua and Barbuda

Dr. Reg Murphy Dr. Murphy lives and works on the Caribbean island of Antigua, located approximately 300 miles southeast of Puerto Rico. In this presentation he shows artifacts, many of them quite…

From  Jeff Layne on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 62 plays   

Why We Dig: Revelations and Shifting Research Questions at the La Prele Mammoth Site

Dr. Matt O'Brien Faculty, Anthropology Department, CSU, Chico Dr. O’Brien provides an update to his previous presentation about his archeological research at the La Prele Mammoth site…

From  Jeff Layne on September 7th, 2016 0 likes 74 plays   

Major Hole and his Beloved Oxen: The Ninth Archaeological Summer Field Season, Antigua 2015

Dr. Georgia Fox Faculty, Department of Anthropology, CSU, Chico For the ninth consecutive year, Anthropology Professor Georgia Fox led a group of students to the Carribbean island of Antigua for…

From  Jeff Layne on September 7th, 2016 0 likes 36 plays   

Pleistocene Megafaunal Predation & the La Prele Mammoth Site

Dr. Matt O'Brien Faculty, Anthropology Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Matt O’Brien explores competing theories for the disappearance of large mammals during the Pleistocene Epoch (2.58…

From  Jeff Layne on September 7th, 2016 0 likes 66 plays   

Historic Preservation of Apollo 11's Tranquility Base: An Archaeological Site Representing the First Human Lunar Landing

Lisa Westwood Faculty, Anthropology Department, California State University, Chico The subtitle of this presentation is “An Archaeological Site Representing the First Human Lunar…

From  Jeff Layne on September 7th, 2016 0 likes 99 plays   

Above and Beyond: The Eighth Field Season at Betty’s Hope Plantation, Antigua, West Indies

Dr. Georgia Fox Faculty, CSU, Chico Anthropology Department For eight summers, Dr. Georgia Fox has accompanied her CSU, Chico anthropology students to the West Indies island of Antigua to…

From  Jeff Layne on September 7th, 2016 0 likes 21 plays