IUP Anthropology was well-represented at the recent 79th annual meeting of the Society for American Archaeology in Austin, Texas, with
faculty and staff presenting papers and posters, participating in the CRM Expo,
and competing in the Ethics Bowl.
was a force throughout the conference, which was attended by nearly 5,000
archaeologists from throughout the globe. The Ethics Bowl Team (Matt Howryla,
Cory Palek, Casey Campetti, Mark Durante, Lauren Johnson, Cher Gilligan, and
Nichole Keener) made a good showing in the eleventh annual SAA Intercollegiate
Ethics Bowl. Phil Neusius chaired the Fund Raising Committee, and Sarah Neusius
chaired the Task Force on Employment Services (Campetti served on this
committee). The Applied Archaeology MA program hosted a booth during the CRM
Expo to recruit students and network with applied practitioners.
Additionally, IUP representatives presented 14 posters and
papers summarizing much of the department’s current research.
Department of Anthropology