Ethical and inclusive research required to decolonize the Academy - Op ed by Lisa Rankin

An important op ed from Dr. Lisa Rankin on how ethical and inclusive archaeology can help decolonize the university. Read it in the Gazette.

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PhD Defences

The following candidates will be taking their Final Oral Examination for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Archaeology.
Arthur Clausnitzer
Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, 1pm
IIC 2014, Bruneau Centre for Research & Innovation
Title:The Seventeenth-Century English Cod Fisheries of Newfoundland and New England, circa 1600-1713: An Archaeological and Historical Comparison.

Megan Bower
Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, 1pm
IIC 2014, Bruneau Centre for Research Rsearch & Innovation
Title:Exploring the Potential of Strontium Isotope Analysis to Detect Archaeological Migration Events in Southern Ontario, Canada.

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'Witchcraft and 19 other unique courses offered at Canadian universities'

The Department's 'Archaeological Frauds and Mysteries' course is one of a number of unique courses offered by Canadian Universities as reported by Global News. The course looks at the sensationalized and "unreal" side of archaeology, including a look at everything from Big Foot to aliens.

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