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EVPRP Hosts Virtual Workshop on Successful Grant Writing Strategies & Resources

The Office of the Executive Vice President for Research and Partnerships will host a virtual workshop entitled Successful Grant Writing Strategies and Resources. The workshop will be broadcasted live via Zoom and participants will be able to ask questions via “chat”.

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Register now for travel that supports Purdue CLA research, students

Registration is now open for the first TOURS de FORCES: “Entry Level WWII: The National WWII Museum” in New Orleans. This unique, 3-day experience is curated by leading military historians (Distinguished Professor Randy Roberts and Robert Kirchubel, PhD), as well as experts who will introduce you to some of the most dramatic events, experiences, and technologies that supported the Allied and American efforts to final victory.

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Humanities Without Walls

Humanities Indicators Presentation

On Oct 6, 2020  at 4:00 pm Robert Townsend, co-director of the Humanities Indicators for the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, will share in on online meeting some recent findings about the state of humanities departments, preview findings from a forthcoming survey of the general public about the humanities, and answer any questions you might have about the state of the field. The Humanities Indicators 

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NSF-funded HUNTRESS Project Led by CLA Anthropology Faculty Stacy Lindshield Transforms our Understanding of Hunting and Sex Roles in Primates

Stacey Lindshield, who spends much of her research time in Senegal, studying chimpanzee behavior in their natural habitat, was awarded a NSF collaborative research grant to study “The Ecological Basis of Hunting and Meat Sharing in Female Savanna Chimpanzees.” The $610,000 grant, 61% will support Purdue work, reconsiders the origins of hunting in humans in view of recent findings regarding chimpanzee hunting behavior.

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