October 09, 2015

Social Science


News coverage | Social Science:  Tribes trump researchers regarding Native remains

Currently, museums, universities and federal government agencies hold more than 100,000 Native American remains of inconclusive cultural affiliation.


It's storytime at Deer Valley Rock Art Center

Ollie's Storybook Adventures return to ASU's Deer Valley Rock Art Center with storytimes about archaeology, desert wildlife and Native American cultures.


University | Social Science:  Adelman is Phoenix MLK honoree

In her work as an advocate for the rights of gay-lesbian youth, Madelaine Adelman helps create classroom climates that improve learning for all.


ASU, U Colorado archaeologists find clues to Neanderthal extinction

ASU and the University of Colorado have conducted complex modeling experiments that examine evidence of how hominin groups evolved culturally and biologically in response to climate change.


Lecture examines undocumented youths' paths to adulthood

"Learning to be Illegal: Undocumented Youth and the Confusing and Contradictory Routes to Adulthood" is the topic of a lecture to be presented, Jan. 13.


Learn to record, preserve rock art

Learn field techniques to document and preserve rock art sites at a rock-art recording workshop, Feb. 25, at the Deer Valley Rock Art Center.


Kids can learn to 'dig' archaeology at field day

Children ages 8 to 12 are invited to be "junior archaeologists" for a day, Feb. 18, at Arizona State University's Deer Valley Rock Art Center.


Free lecture looks at ancient desert pottery

David R. Abbott, an associate professor of anthropology at Arizona State University, will give a free lecture, Feb. 4 at the Deer Valley Rock Art Center.


ASU introduces certificates in social transformation

ASU undergraduate and graduate student changemakers in any field now have the opportunity to complete certificate programs in social transformation.


Social Science:  Professor gives advice on complaining to your boss

Jeffrey Kassing of ASU's New College offers advice for those looking to successfully lodge a complaint in the workplace.

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