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The First Leg: Atchison to Tulsa

Seven days ago I woke up 300 miles from where I now sit to my alarm buzzing in my ear. I rolled over and groaned, slapping the alarm for a few extra minutes of sleep. After a few moments, however, I opened my eyes with a jolt. Today I was leaving for S…

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Ireland-Spike Island Program

Spike Island is Ireland’s Alcatraz – a highly fortified prison on an island just off a major port city, Cork.  Prisons today proliferate, but long-term confinement became the dominant means of punishment and social control only in the...

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American Education Ambassador Program: Teach English in China

Note: Several anthropology students from previous years have participated in similar programs. American Education and Culture Ambassador Program Teach English in China All Majors Welcome www.ChineseCultureCenter.org (803) 252-9086 Basic Requirements for Teaching Positions or Paid Summer...

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Neandertals Are People, Too

SVANTE PAABO, NY Times, APRIL 24, 2014 LEIPZIG, Germany — I NEVER met my paternal grandfather. He died of the Spanish flu in 1919 at the age of 30, before his children and grandchildren...