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Anthropology professor maps origins of plagues

Anthropology professor maps origins of plagues

Professor Hendrik Poinar makes international headlines with discoveries related to cholera, the Black Death and the earlier Justinian plague.

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PhD candidate to study potential challenges as ministry promotes post-secondary differentiation

PhD candidate Roger Pizarro Millan receives Ontario Human Capital Research and Innovation funding.

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Skeletons from Roman Empire to provide important socio-economic information

Skeletons from Roman Empire to provide important socio-economic information

Vitamin D levels in skeletons from across the western Roman Empire to be analyzed.

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Division of Judaism and Christianity set to be challenged

Division of Judaism and Christianity set to be challenged

100-years of research to be challenged in new study focusing on early roots of Christianity and Judaism

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Department of Economics Launches First Fully Online Course

Department of Economics Launches First Fully Online Course

Assistant Professor Bridget O'Shaughnessy delivers the Department of Economics' first online course.

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Skeletons to provide clues to social environments in Roman Empire

Skeletons to provide clues to social environments in Roman Empire

A team of McMaster researchers are analyzing more than 2,000 skeletons to gain insight into the lives of citizens living in the Roman Empire.

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Political Science professor leads country in e-voting expertise

Political Science professor leads country in e-voting expertise

Political Science professor Nicole Goodman gears up for upcoming municipal elections

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Looking for mummies

Looking for mummies

Whether it's Hallowe'en or not, McMaster's Andrew Wade wants to know if you have seen a mummy.

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Sociology student becomes face of 4-H

Sociology student becomes face of 4-H

Fourth-year sociology student Kathryn Ringelberg is the face of 4-H as they celebrate their 100th anniversary.

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Sociology PhD candidate's research featured in media

Sociology PhD candidate's research featured in media

Research focuses on gay-straight alliances in Windsor high schools.

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Event unites Social sciences researchers with community organizations

Event unites Social sciences researchers with community organizations

The event Connecting the Knowledge ignites conversation between researchers and community organizations

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Four social sciences graduate students named Vanier Scholars

Four social sciences graduate students named Vanier Scholars

Four graduate students in the Faculty of Social Sciences have been awarded the prestigious Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship.

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HIV project earns Social Work grad student a $150,000 scholarship

HIV project earns Social Work grad student a $150,000 scholarship

School of Social Work graduate student awarded prestigious Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship.

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Youth homelessness research aided by Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

Youth homelessness research aided by Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

Tina Wilson, a graduate student in McMaster's School of Social Work, has been awarded a $150,000 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship.

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Anthropology PhD candidate continues work in Ghana

Anthropology PhD candidate continues work in Ghana

Anthropology PhD candidate Lauren Wallace continues research in Ghana with help of Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship.

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Deena Abul Fottouh named Vanier Scholar

Deena Abul Fottouh named Vanier Scholar

Sociology PhD candidate Deena Abul Fottouh one of four Faculty of Social Sciences graduate students to win the prestigious award.

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Geography professor recognized for scholarly distinction in geography

Geography professor recognized for scholarly distinction in geography

Professor Richard Harris named recipient of Canadian Association of Geographer's award.

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Research facilitator joins Faculty

Research facilitator joins Faculty

Dr. Ailsa Fullwood (Kay) to unite researchers and improve knowledge mobilization.

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Anthropology professor continues to contribute to body of scholarship in Indigenous Knowledge

Anthropology professor continues to contribute to body of scholarship in Indigenous Knowledge

Dr. Dawn Martin-Hill's work includes translating 50-years of ethnographic records and evaluating and implementing a culturally-based youth intervention program.

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Undergraduate students complete research in Italy and Greece

Anthropology undergraduate students Murray Clayton and Sean Doyle have each received a $6,000 undergraduate research award to complete projects in Italy and Greece.

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