IUPUI researcher to host international conference exploring China’s ancient links to Africa

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Ian McIntosh, associate director of the Confucius Institute in Indianapolis and director of international partnerships at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has been awarded a $17,800 grant from the Confucius Institute Headquarters Division of Sinology and China Studies to host a conference, “Exploring China’s Ancient Links to Africa.” The conference will take place in Addis Ababa, […]

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“Solving the Mystery of Australia’s African coins”: a conversation with members of the Past Masters team

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Monday April 7, 2014 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. IUPUI ES2132 Global Crossroads 902 W. New York Street, Indianapolis In 1944, five coins from the medieval Sultanate of Kilwa in present day Tanzania were found on the north Australian coast. These rare coins have only been found outside of East Africa on two occasions (one in […]

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Summer research fellowship in archaeological and earth sciences

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Wanted: Academically talented university sophomores and juniors with an interest in both the natural and the social and behavioral sciences. The assignment: Four weeks of paleoenvironmental and archaeological research in the Illinois and Ohio River valleys and four weeks of training in an IUPUI laboratory — with pay. The Department of Anthropology and Department of […]

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Historic Deerfield, Inc. 2014 Undergraduate Fellowship Program in Early American History and Material Culture

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Historic Deerfield, Inc. invites applications for an intensive Summer Fellowship Program in History and Material Culture in Deerfield, MA. Undergraduates enrolled as either juniors or seniors as of January 1, 2014 are eligible for 7 openings in the program, which is designed for students in American Studies, Architecture, Archeology, Art and Art History, Design, History, […]