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Diaspore Dispersal by Wasps of the Genus Vespula

Dr. Dylan Orion Burge University of California Los Angeles Dr. Burge describes how he stumbled on to an odd behavior of Vespula wasps. He collected calycanthus seeds in Northern California and…

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Tudor Memories: 500 Years of Commemoration at Hampton Court Palace

Dr. Jason Nice Faculty, History Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Jason Nice explores the curious representations of the Tudors as they have evolved over the centuries. The depiction of Henry VIII and…

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Undersea Living, Saturation Diving and Discovering Roman and Greek Shipwrecks

Dr. Ian Koblick Alumnus, CSU, Chico Ian Koblick’s presentation focuses on his fascinating career as an undersea resident, aquanaut, explorer, author, marine consultant, and technical…

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Unspeakable Awfulness: America Through the Eyes of European Travelers, 1865-1900

Dr. Kenneth Rose Faculty, History Department, CSU, Chico European travelers descended upon the United States in droves after the Civil War ended in 1865. They encountered a society and a…

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Drugs, Disappearances, and Mass Graves: Mexico's National Nightmare comes to Reyna Grande's Hometown of Iguala, Guerrero

Dr. Steve Lewis Faculty, History Department, California State University, Chico Reyna Grande’s book, “The Distance Between Us,” was chosen as the 2014-2015 CSU, Chico Book in…

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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,…

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When Do the Ends Justify the Means: A Conversation About Machiavelli

Dr. John T. Scott Faculty, Department of Political Science, UC Davis A high level, influential Florentine official in the early 16th century, in 1513 Machiavelli was thrown out of office, tortured…

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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…

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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…

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