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The 2nd Annual Western Bioarchaeology Group Conference (WeBiG)

by Ed Hagen last modified Apr 04, 2014 03:00 PM
October 10th – 11th, 2014. Hosted by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Department of Anthropology. What is WeBiG? It is an annual gathering of grad students and faculty who work on any topic/area in bioarchaeology and forensics at institutions in the western states. It is designed to provide networking opportunities at locations in the west that are easy (and cheap) to get to.

 

Who participates? Grad students present their research in two poster sessions, and faculty are chosen to provide several presentations and panels on the theme.

 

What is this year’s theme? Identity, broadly defined.

 

When are poster abstracts due? May 18 th. Go to the WeBiG website for details and on-line form  (sites.google.com/site/westernbioarchaeologygroup/home)

 

What are the registration fees? Early bird rate until May 31 st is $35 for students and $95 for faculty.

 

Contact us at westerbioarchaeologygroup@gmail.com

 

Hosted by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Department of Anthropology

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