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    Spear and dart points from a 3000-4000 year old Ontario site:

    Spear and dart points from a 3000-4000 year old Ontario site

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    Karen Pennesi discusses technical aspect of recording data for discourse analysis

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    Biological anthropology graduate student x-raying skeletal material

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    Dr. Randa Farah working with refugee population in Northern Africa

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    Dan Jorgensen's fieldwork with friends in Tabubil, Papua New Guinea

NEWS

ROM researchers determine mummy's identity

Researchers have uncovered the real name of a mysterious Egyptian mummy nicknamed Justine....[Read more]

James Keron Awarded J. Norman Emerson Medal

At the 41st Annual Meeting of the Ontario Archaeological Society on Oct 24-26, 2014, James R. Keron was awarded the J. Norman Emerson Medal. The medal is awarded for outstanding contributions by a non-professional archaeologist to the development of Ontario Archaeology and is the "highest honor the Society can bestow."...[Read more]


Recent Publications

Anthropology department members have been very busy on the research front. In addition to journal articles, book chapters and other shorter works, over half the faculty have published one or more books during the last four years.


Western Anthropology in the News and Community

The Department of Anthropology, including both faculty members and graduate students, are often in the news. They also frequently lend their expertise to various community organizations. This webpage highlights some of these contributions...


 ANTHROPOLOGY & COLLABORATIVE PROGRAMS AT WESTERN

Museum of Ontario Archaeology

Museum of Ontario Archaeology

Environment & Sustainability

Environment & Sustainability

Migration & Ethnic Relations

Migration & Ethnic Relations