Virtual meetings and webinars are often touted as a way for graduate students to extend their professional connections during the pandemic. But they can be an alienating experience.
How does the dominant narrative portray nature tourists? And how might we all benefit from a more inclusive view?
When I became president of the American Anthropological Association (AAA) in November, several people asked me, “What’s your agenda?”
In the past year, at least four fossil finds have been billed as overturning the story of human evolution. The 300,000-year-old Homo sapiens specimen from Jebel Irhoud, Morocco, is hailed as pushing back the age of our species by nearly 100,000 years.