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Taphonomic Signature of Animal Scavenging

Lisa Bright Anthropology Department Graduate Student Graduate student Lisa Bright, whose specialty is forensic anthropology, presents her research regarding wildlife scavenging. The research is in…

From  Jeff Layne on December 16th, 2016 0 likes 79 plays   

Race and America's Prison Industrial Complex

Dr. Jesse Dizard Faculty, Anthropology Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Jesse Dizard starts his presentation by noting that there are 4,575 prisons in the United States – this is four times more…

From  Jeff Layne on October 10th, 2016 0 likes 52 plays   

The Seasons of Losses: How to Help Others Grieve

Lyn Dorenzo Gerontology Professional, Staff at Country Village Ric Newton Owner, Newton-Bracewell Funeral Home; Lecturer, CSU, Chico, Department of Sociology Lyn Dorenzo is a CSU, Chico alumna who…

From  Jeff Layne on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 8 plays   

It is Never too Late to Seek Pride

Dr. Turhon Murad Professor Emeritus, Anthropology Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Turhon Murad was instrumental in beginning and growing the highly-respected Forensic Anthropology program at CSU,…

From  Jeff Layne on September 15th, 2016 0 likes 26 plays   

Diet and Health in Prehistoric Central California

Karen Smith Gardner CSU, Chico Anthropology Graduate Student View/Download Transcript The subtitle of this presentation is “Insights from Stable Isotope Analysis of Human Bone from the…

From  Jeff Layne on September 14th, 2016 0 likes 21 plays