News for Staff

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Anthropology Graduate Student earns his PhD

Thomas Siek Profile Pic

Congratulations to 2014 Public Issues Anthropology Masters graduate Thomas Siek on recently completing his PhD through the Institute of Archaeology at University College London.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

In Memory of Dr. Thomas Abler

The members of the Anthropology department were saddened to learn of the passing on September 4, 2019, of Professor Emeritus Dr. Thomas Abler, at the age of 78.

Monday, June 17, 2019

Convocation 2019

Faculty of Arts Convocation Cake

The Faculty of Arts convocation occurred on June 12. See some highlights and pictures.

Saturday, October 27, 2018

In Memory of Dorothy Ellen Ayers Counts

The members of the Anthropology department were saddened to learn of the passing of one of its most distinguished and productive retired members, Dorothy Counts. The following obituary nicely captures what an extraordinary life she lived:

Dorothy Ellen Ayers Counts
08 January 1937 – 27 October 2018

Dorothy came into this world on 08 January 1937 in San Antonio, Texas, and departed on 27 October 2018 in Victoria, British Columbia after a prolonged struggle with Alzheimer’s. She made the transition easily and peacefully surrounded by the love of her family.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Robert Park's Lecture on the Franklin Shipwreck (Video)

On Thursday, October 9, 2014, Dr. Robert Park delivered an exciting public lecture in the ML Theatre of the Arts entitled, "Finding Franklin's Ships and other remnants of the 1845 Northwest Passage Expedition."

This lecture was video recorded and can now be seen on YouTube below.

 
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