News: Department of Anthropology
Campus News | November 3, 2016
First clinical study of its kind finds no benefit for women who eat their placenta as a source of needed iron after giving birth.
Research | October 20, 2016
From finances to energy, health care, and more, UNLV graduate student researchers are asking important questions about America’s future.
Research | September 1, 2016
Debra Martin, winner of the 2015 Harry Reid Silver State Research Award, reveals that the answers about our darkest impulses can sometimes be found within what remains.
Campus News | May 9, 2016
UNLV's chief academic officer on how she'll use her archaeology training to figure out how the pieces fit together at UNLV.
Research | April 20, 2016
UNLV anthropology professor receives award for research that is highly regarded and responsive to the needs of the state.
People | February 24, 2016
Chase, archaeologist and current vice provost at University of Central Florida, will take over as UNLV's chief academic officer May 1.
Research | December 23, 2015
UNLV researchers made national headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2015.
Research | December 1, 2015
By illuminating a dark period in human evolutionary history, a UNLV scientist gets his turn in the spotlight.
Research | November 24, 2015
UNLV-led anthropology study finds dog owners more attractive to potential mates.
People | July 14, 2015
The third-place recipient of the Classified Employee of the Year Award, Erin Azua was lauded for the gentle and caring disposition she displays when interacting with students.
Campus News | May 15, 2015
Five UNLV students selected for prestigious international scholarship program.
Research | May 5, 2015
A 2.8-million-year-old jawbone fills in section missing from human evolution’s timeline.