Seventeen anthropology students worked with faculty to present on their original research at IUP’s Undergraduate and Graduate Scholars Forums, held on campus April 5 and 6, 2016. Anthropology major Alyssa Hyziak was awarded Best Poster in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences and won second place in the Sigma Xi Honor Society Science Poster Awards.
Hyziak won two awards for her poster, “Life on the Conemaugh: Spatial Analysis of Artifact Distributions of the Monongahela Tradition at the Johnston Site (36In2) in Southwestern Pennsylvania Student.”
In the Graduate Scholars Forum, Katherine Thorwart presented her poster, “An Analysis of the Distribution of the Materials at the Johnston Site (36IN2),” working with faculty mentor Sarah Neusius.
Anthropology students presented the following research projects at the Undergraduate Scholars Forum:
Department of Anthropology