Anthropology Department undergraduate students participated in the 28th annual PASSHE Undergraduate Anthropology Research Conference held April 22–23 at West Chester University. Five students presented research at the conference in both presentation and poster formats.
Photo: IUP anthropology students and faculty member Abbie Adams attending the PASSHE Anthropology Conference Dinner
Harley Burgis presented a paper titled “Using Microartifacts to Investigate Prehistoric Cooking Methods at the Archaeological Site of Dust Cave.” James Miller presented a poster titled “Understanding the Distribution and Trade of White Salt-Glazed Stoneware in a Colonial-Era Frontier Town.” Stephanie Raby-Reeger presented a paper titled “Promoting the Preservation of Cultural Heritage Assets through Active Learning on the Adventure Learning Trail.” Paige Reimers presented a poster titled “Investigation the Johnston Plaza Through the Use of Microartifacts.” Amanda Telep presented a poster titled “Discovering Boundaries: A Geophysical Survey at Mary Rinn (36IN29).”
Photos: Paige Reimers and Amanda Telep with their posters at the PASSHE Anthropology Conference
In addition, Abigail Adams and William Chadwick attended, along with other undergraduate students who will likely be presenting at next year’s conference. IUP will host the conference in spring 2018.
Photo: Stephanie Raby-Reeger presenting her research at the PASSHE Anthropology Conference.