Speaker Series

Friday Afternoon Lecture Series and Reception to Follow

Spring 2017 Speakers

Friday, February 24, 2017
Dr. Scott AnderBois (Brown University)
Lecture Title: "Yucatec Maya Discourse Particles and the Structure of Speech Acts"
Time: 3:00PM
Location: FA 126

Friday, February 3, 2017
Dr. Bilinda Straight (Western Michigan University)
Lecture Title: "Uniquely Human: Cultural Norms and Private Acts of Mercy in the Warzone"
Time: 3:30PM
Location: FA 126

Fall 2016 Speakers

Friday, September 9, 2016
Dr. Cameron McNeil (Lehman College)
Lecture Title: "Investigating Sustainability in the Copan Valley, Honduras"
Time: 3:30PM
Location: HU 290

Friday, October 7, 2016
Dr. Jennifer L. Burrell (SUNY at Albany)
Lecture Title: "Todos Somos Seguridad: Municipal Governance, Security and Anti-Corruption Initiatives in Guatemala"
Time: 3:30PM
Location: FA 126

Friday, October 21, 2016
Dr. Gwen Saul (New York State Museum)
Lecture Title: "Updating the Native Peoples' Galleries at NYSM: Implementing Critical Indigenous Scholarship into Museum Practices"
Time: 3:30PM
Location: FA 126

Friday, October 28, 2016
Dr. Amy Frappier (Skidmore College)
Lecture Title: "Mud and the Maya 'Megadroughts': Two Millennia of Environmental Context from Northern Yucatan Stalagmite Records of Hydroclimate and Compound Extreme Events"
Time: 3:00PM
Location: FA 126

Friday, December 9, 2016
Dr. Bronwyn Carlson (University of Wollongong)
Lecture Title: "Indigenous Identity and Community Online on Social Media"
Time: 3:30PM
Location: FA 126