March 2018: 

PhD Candidate April K Smith was awarded the Summer Doctoral Research Fellowship for Summer 2018. 

February 2018:

PhD student Kristen Morrow was awarded Innovative and Interdisciplinary Research Grant funds to support pre-dissertation field work in Indonesia this summer. 

PhD Candidate April K Smith was awarded the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award presented by the Center for Teaching and Learning at the University of Georgia. 

January 2018:

 

PhD Candidate April K. Smith was awarded the NSF Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant for her dissertation research on the influence of early childhood stress on infectious disease susceptibility. She was also awarded the Charles E. Hudson Excellence in Teaching Award in March 2017. 

Dr. Reitsema was awarded a National Science Foundation grant for the new NSF REU Site: Immersive Research in the Bioarchaeology of Greek Colonization for Summer 2016, 2017, and 2018!

American Association of Physical Anthropologists 2017 

2017     Holder S, Reitsema LJ, Garland C, Smith A, Lundsford J, Krajewska M, and T Kozłowski. Addressing the Inertness of Bone and Teeth in Isotopic Studies of Stress and Disease: A Review of Recent Advances and Future Prospects. Conference: American Association of Physical Anthropologists 86th Annual Meeting. Location: New Orleans, LA. Date: APR 19 – 22, 2017.

Dr. Susan Tanner, Dr. Laurie Reitsema, and graduate students recently attended the American Association of Physical Anthropology and Human Biology Association meetings in Spring 2016. 

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Undergraduate student Sidney Reynolds presents her research on use of stable isotope ratios in carbonized hickory nut as a "paleothermometer" on April 4th at the 2016 annual CURO symposium at UGA.

American Association of Physical Anthropologists 2015

2015     Reinberger, K.L., D.L. Hutchinson. Diet and Health in the North Carolina Piedmont. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 156 (60): 264. Conference: American Association of Physical Anthropologists 2015 annual meeting in St. Louis, MO. Conference: 84th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists. Location: St Louis, MO Date: MAR 25-28, 2015