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Religions - History / Archeology - 30.10.2018

History / Archeology - 29.10.2018
Synagogue shootings underscore 'America's failure to take anti-Semitism seriously'
Synagogue shootings underscore ’America’s failure to take anti-Semitism seriously’
Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to print (Opens in new window) The murder of 11 Jews in the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh Saturday morning thrust anti-Semitism center stage into the American conversation.

History / Archeology - 26.10.2018

History / Archeology - 25.10.2018
New iBook takes readers to the depths of the ocean to explore world-famous shipwreck
A new iBook lets readers explore one of the world's most famous diving sites in the Red Sea, the SS Thistlegorm, in stunning 3D detail giving them a truly unique and interactive experience.

History / Archeology - 25.10.2018
Studying Abroad Without Leaving Home
T here is writing on the land. Archaeologist Bobby Bolger places his hand on a granite boulder and pats.

History / Archeology - 25.10.2018
The American pipe bomb
The American pipe bomb
Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to print (Opens in new window) There's nothing unprecedented about the pipe bombs sent to the Clintons, the Obamas, CNN, Maxine Waters and celebrity critics of Donald Trump.

History / Archeology - 24.10.2018
Oriental Institute helps in return of stolen Persepolis artifact to Iran
Sometime in the spring of 1936, a thief walked up the stairs of a royal building in the heart of the ancient city of Persepolis and pried off a chunk of a 2,500-year-old parapet.

Career - History / Archeology - 24.10.2018

Environment - History / Archeology - 23.10.2018
6,4 Million Euros for research into the birth of agriculture in Europe
6,4 Million Euros for research into the birth of agriculture in Europe
Media releases, information for representatives of the media Media Relations (E) An interdisciplinary team from the universities of Bern, Oxford and Thessaloniki was awarded a grant of 6.4 million euros from the European Research Council (ERC).

History / Archeology - Innovation - 23.10.2018

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 19.10.2018

Environment - History / Archeology - 18.10.2018
Fieldwork in a Changing Field
Now that the future researchers predicted is here, climate change is changing how science is done On Puerto Rico's northern coast, oceanfront homes in Barceloneta rest on a narrow coastal plain protected from the onslaught of waves by sand dunes on the beach. Isabel Rivera-Collazo has been traveling to this location to perform research for nearly 25 years, since her days as a college student.

History / Archeology - Administration - 16.10.2018
Once there were camps: New book by UW historian Jordanna Bailkin remembers Britain's 'forgotten' 20th-century refugee camps
Once there were camps: New book by UW historian Jordanna Bailkin remembers Britain’s ’forgotten’ 20th-century refugee camps
Administrative affairs Arts and entertainment Buildings and grounds For UW employees Health and medicine Honors and awards Official notices Politics and government UW and the community Today, Britain

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 12.10.2018
Literary scholar Herbert Lindenberger dies at 89
Herbert S. Lindenberger, a professor emeritus who founded Stanford's Department of Comparative Literature and inspired generations of students and scholars, died on Oct.

History / Archeology - Health - 10.10.2018

History / Archeology - 09.10.2018

History / Archeology - 08.10.2018
Championing open access with online digital history journal
Two historians are celebrating after an open-access journal for which they sit on the editorial board, reached a million annual page visits.

History / Archeology - 08.10.2018
Mumsnet: talking money and relationships
A University of Birmingham artist and historian is set to lead an outdoor procession as part of a performance and exhibition in commemoration of Captain James Cook's voyage from Plymouth to Australia on HMS Endeavour 250 years ago.

History / Archeology - 08.10.2018
Race, empire, agency explored in UW history professor's book 'Risky Shores: Savagery and Colonialism in the Western Pacific'
Race, empire, agency explored in UW history professor’s book ’Risky Shores: Savagery and Colonialism in the Western Pacific’
Administrative affairs Arts and entertainment Buildings and grounds For UW employees Health and medicine Honors and awards Official notices Politics and government UW and the community A new book by

History / Archeology - 04.10.2018
Art Historian reveals the transformation of one of Brighton's most regal rooms
Art Historian reveals the transformation of one of Brighton’s most regal rooms
A University of Sussex art historian has curated an exhibition detailing the restoration of Brighton Pavilion's magnificent Saloon room, drawing on her PhD research at Sussex University to do so.

History / Archeology - 03.10.2018
3,500-year-old pumpkin spice? Archaeologists find earliest use of nutmeg as a food
3,500-year-old pumpkin spice? Archaeologists find earliest use of nutmeg as a food
Administrative affairs Arts and entertainment Buildings and grounds For UW employees Health and medicine Honors and awards Official notices Politics and government UW and the community As all things pumpkin spice arrive in grocery store aisles and on restaurant menus, a new study published in the journal Asian Perspectives describes the earliest-known use of nutmeg as a food ingredient.

History / Archeology - 03.10.2018

Administration - History / Archeology - 03.10.2018
Getting serious about food safety
Getting serious about food safety
Deborah Blum's new book explores the unlikely origins of food and drink regulation in the U.S. Milk may seem as wholesome a drink as there is, but it was not always so.

History / Archeology - 27.09.2018

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 26.09.2018
New Stanford project gets inside Voltaire’s mind
Stanford undergraduate Lena Zlock is developing a first-ever digital humanities study of Voltaire's personal library, which contains over 6,700 books.

Art and Design - History / Archeology - 24.09.2018

Administration - History / Archeology - 24.09.2018
International award for helping connect care leavers with their past
A University of Melbourne website that helps connect people who grew up in institutional care in Australia between 1920 and 1989 with their archival records has won a major international award.

History / Archeology - 24.09.2018
Farmers unsure what to do with Indigenous stone artefacts
Farmers unsure what to do with Indigenous stone artefacts
Researchers at The Australian National University (ANU) are encouraging farmers in in the Riverina district of NSW to discuss the difficult issue of what to do with Aboriginal stone tools they might have found on their farms.

Health - History / Archeology - 18.09.2018

History / Archeology - 16.09.2018
University of Glasgow publishes report into historical slavery
The University of Glasgow has published a comprehensive report into the institution's historical links with racial slavery.

History / Archeology - Architecture - 13.09.2018

Law - History / Archeology - 12.09.2018

History / Archeology - 29.08.2018
Inscriptions found on ancient Egyptian artifact damaged in 1906 earthquake
A Stanford sophomore found inscriptions on an ancient Egyptian mummy case as well as the name of the woman buried in it while researching pieces of the artifact. When Ariela Algaze signed up for a spring 2018 course on museums, she didn't expect to get wrapped up in the mystery of an ancient Egyptian mummy case that Jane Stanford herself purchased more than 100 years ago.

Social Sciences - History / Archeology - 28.08.2018
Podcast: Handmaid's Tale author Margaret Atwood: 'Things can change a lot faster than you think'
Podcast: Handmaid’s Tale author Margaret Atwood: ’Things can change a lot faster than you think’
Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to print (Opens in new window) Canadian author Margaret Atwood doesn't like being called a soothsayer.

History / Archeology - Social Sciences - 28.08.2018
Working class heroes: A look inside the Labor Archives of Washington
Administrative affairs Arts and entertainment Buildings and grounds For UW employees Health and medicine Honors and awards Official notices Politics and government UW and the community A pre-World War II photo of cannery workers posed in solidarity.

Art and Design - History / Archeology - 27.08.2018
University of Glasgow makes Gaelic/English audio archive freely available
Tasglann Ťisteachd Gŗidhlig/Beurla Oilthigh Ghlaschu ri fhaotainn saor 's an-asgaidh Their songs and stories speak of a different time.

History / Archeology - Administration - 24.08.2018

Event - History / Archeology - 23.08.2018
Resurfacing a tabloid from the Vietnam War
Front page of Overseas Weekly, Pacific edition with headline "Hell With Red Tape - OW Enters Pacific" dated Oct.

History / Archeology - Art and Design - 23.08.2018
Diving into the medieval world
A group of Stanford humanities professors and their students have been analyzing medieval manuscripts and artifacts to better understand how current societies and cultures developed For some people, the Middle Ages conjures up grotesque images of deadly plague and constant wars.

Architecture - History / Archeology - 20.08.2018
The complicated racial history of the American skyscraper
When the first skyscrapers soared into existence in the 1880s, Americans were fascinated by the new buildings on the block.

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