Aaron Blackwell, associate professor, anthropology, coauthored “Old friends and friendly fire: Pregnancy, hookworm infection, and anemia among tropical horticulturalists” and “Testosterone is positively and estradiol negatively associated with mucosal immunity in Amazonian adolescents,” both in American Journal of Human Biology.
John Streamas, associate professor, languages, cultures, and race, authored the chapter “East by Northwest: Preserving Pacific War Memory at Hanford and Minidoka” in Dark Tourism in the American West (Palgrave Macmillan); and the article “A Vision for Scholar-Activists of Color” in Journal of Academic Freedom.
Mariana Amorim, assistant professor, sociology, and colleagues coauthored “Multiple-partner fertility and the growth in sibling complexity” in Demography.
Jeremiah Busch, associate professor, and Nathan C. Layman and Carly J. Prior, doctoral students, biological sciences, co-authored with colleagues “Selfing ability and drift load evolve with range expansion” in Evolution Letters.
Maria Serenella Previto, clinical associate professor, languages, cultures, and race, presented “Contrapunto caribeño: Raza e identidad nacional en “Pollito Chicken” y “La llamaban Aurora”” (“Caribbean Counterpoint: Race and National Identity in “Pollito Chicken” and “La llamaban Aurora””) at the 29th International Conference of the Association of Gender and Sexuality Studies at the Universitat de València, Spain.
Vilma Navarro-Daniels, associate professor, languages, cultures, and race, presented “La Guerra, de Gabriela Mistral: Un himno al retorno a los orígenes” (“The War, by Gabriela Mistral: A Hymn to the Return to Origins”) at the 29th International Conference of the Association of Gender and Sexuality Studies at the Universitat de València, Spain. She also authored “Yo, Maldita India, de Jerónimo López Mozo: Una deconstrucción teatral del discurso histórico” (“Jerónimo López Mozo’s Yo, Maldita India: A Theatrical Deconstruction of Historiography”) in Contextos. Estudios de Humanidades y Ciencias Sociales, published by Metropolitan University of Sciences of Education Press, Santiago, Chile.
Andrew Gillreath-Brown, doctoral candidate, anthropology, co-authored “A Geospatial Method for Estimating Soil Moisture Variability in Prehistoric Agricultural Landscapes” in PLoS ONE.
Marisa Cervantes, doctorate student, and Alana Inlow, doctoral candidate, sociology, presented “Teaching While Inferior: Navigating the Instructor Role as a Racial, Sexual, and/or Gender Minority Graduate Student” at the 2019 American Sociological Association Annual Meeting in New York.
Anne Pisor, assistant professor, anthropology, coauthored “Tolerance in intergroup encounters: Payoffs and plasticity in non-human primates and humans” in Evolutionary Anthropology.
Sarah Whitley, assistant professor, sociology, began a three-year term in August 2019 as the Region 10 Representative for the sociological honor society, Alpha Kappa Delta.