News Archive from May, 2018

Faculty Awards

VanValkenburgh Receives ACLS Grant

Assistant Professor of Anthropology has been awarded an ACLS Digital Extension Grant with Steven Wernke (Vanderbilt University) for their project, Extending GeoPACHA: Geospatial Platform for Andean Culture, History, and Archaeology.  

Faculty Awards

Rutz Receives Grant to Digitally Preserve Syrian Tablets

The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded Program in Early Cultures Steering Committee member Matthew Rutz, an associate professor of Egyptology and Assyriology at Brown, a $166,632 grant to digitally preserve clay tablets that are important to Syria’s cultural heritage and will enable researchers to explore the country’s ancient history.  More details are availa