News

2017

Heather Miller is collaborator on PDG project awarded funding through SSHRC’s Partnership Development Grant (PDG) program (November 23, 2017)

Tracy Rogers testifies in Babcock trial - The Toronto Star (November 10, 2017)

Sarah Hillewaert travelling with UTM students on a journey to explore the Anthropology of Gender in Tanzania (Reading Week, October 2017)

Secrets of the skulls: UTM anthropology prof Lauren Schroeder studies coy-wolves and early humans (September 28, 2017)

Liye Xie studies ancient urban constructions in China (September 28, 2017)

Students learn from digging up the past: UTM anthropology field course ANT318 serves as a hands on student experience in archaeology - The Medium (September 18, 2017)

Liye Xie and Tiziana Gallo conduct collaborative research project at the University of Tulsa (September 13, 2017)

A journey across time: Japan to UTM; Gary Crawford shares how he discovered his passion for archaeology - The Medium (September 11, 2017)

Tracey Galloway on the long-term consequences of hunger experienced by children in residential schools - Global News (August 19, 2017)

Gary Crawford takes us on a journey through his scholarly explorations of Japan and China on UTM's View to the U podcast (July 26, 2017)

Dr. David Samson Joins UTM Anthropology as Assistant Professor, Biological Anthropology (July 14, 2017)

Dr. Lauren Schroeder Joins UTM Anthrolpology as Assistant Professor, Biological Anthropology (July 14, 2017)

David Samson on evolutionary reasons behind our mismatched sleep patterns - Australian Broadcasting Corporation interview (July 13, 2017)

David Samson: Hunter-gatherer sleep patterns could shed light on ancestral behaviour (July 12, 2017)

Primatologist and UTM Anthropology Sessional Lecturer Laura Bolt decodes the secret language of ring-tailed lemurs (July 6, 2017)

Stephen Scharper hosts North Bruce Truth & Reconciliation group screening of film The Pass System: see pages 1 and 23 of the Bruce Peninsula Press (June 27, 2017)

Liye Xie receives Connaught New Researcher Award (June 8, 2017)

Stephen Scharper on Trump and the Paris Climate agreement - Global News (May 31, 2017)

Gary Crawford is Visiting Foreign Professor at Hokkaido University in February and March, 2017 (April, 2017)

Andrea Muehlebach's letter to the editor in the Toronto Star (April 13, 2017)

Stephen Scharper in the The Ecumenist on President Trump and the Spiritual and Political Challenge of Climate Chaos  (PDF file, March 28, 2017)

Becky Sigmon featured in UTM's 50th Anniversary photostream on Instagram (March 24, 2017)

UTM remembers Dr. Jerry Melbye, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology (March 20, 2017)

Water activists take on bottled water: the Wellington Water Watchers shared their tale of activism in ANT461H5S (March 13, 2017)

UTM Anthropology undergraduate students participate in exclusive tour of the Royal Ontario Museum's East Asian collection (March 3, 2017)

Sarah Hillewaert travelling with UTM students on a journey to explore women's leadership and gender rights in Ghana (Reading Week, February 2017)

Jerry Melbye has been selected as one of 50 outstanding contributors to the legacy of the campus in celebration of UTM's 50th anniversary (January 24, 2017)

Stephen Scharper quoted in Vice Motherboard article on the new price of bottled water in Ontario (January 18, 2017)

2016

Tracey Galloway featured in CBC article on the urgency of changes needed to Canada's Nutrition North program (December 4, 2016)

Tracey Galloway in Canadian Press article on Nutrition North failing to cut food prices (December 4, 2016)

Andrea Muehlebach Awarded JHI Fellowship (November, 23, 2016)

Heather Miller appointed Vice-Dean, Teaching and Learning at UTM (November 22, 2016)

Stephen Sharper featured in the Medium on Falling in love with the Earth and its bees (November 14, 2016)

Tracy Rogers interviewed by What She Said! podcast about working in Forensic Science (October 31, 2016)

All-gender washrooms opening in Anthropology Department and across UTM campus (October 4, 2016)

Hillewaert’s study in youth identity: UTM anthropology professor Sarah Hillewaert shares her story of travel around the world - in The Medium (September 26, 2016)

Sarah Hillewaert studies youth culture in Kenya (August 16, 2016)

Tracey Galloway receives CIHR New Investigator Salary Award (July 21, 2016)

Gary Crawford discovers new origins for farmed rice (June 22, 2016)

Liye Xie's detour to Anthropology: Accidental Tourist (March 7, 2016)

2015

In Memoriam: Jennifer Jackson (PDF file)

Stephen Scharper interviewed by Global Morning AM TV about Pope's visit to the U.S.

FAQ about Anthropology courses in Spring 2015 term as a result of the strike

Frank Cody is the recipient of the 2014 Edward Sapir Book Prize, awarded by the Society for Linguistic Anthropology

2013

Michael Brand, Sessional Lecturer, on historic excavations at UTM (ANT318H5 Field School) in the New York Times

Tracy Rogers, Director of Forensic Science program at UTM, consults on the Tim Bosma Case

2012

Gary Crawford in Edge Magazine (SUMMER 2012-VOL. 14, NO.1)

Jack Sidnell co-authors article published in Anthropology

Gary Crawford in pilot project with UTM Library: Animating Objects: 3D Image technology enhances teaching and learning

2011

Esteban Parra: Seasonal fluctuations in vitamin D levels

Esteban Parra: Day in the Sun

Gary Crawford: Size Matters? Study raises questions about when and where soybeans were domesticated