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2018 Nov 02

Young Investigator Symposium

9:00am to 2:00pm


Barker Center for the Humanities, Thompson Room
YIS 2018

The Max Planck-Harvard Research Center for the Archaeoscience of the Ancient Mediterranean (MHAAM), a collaboration between The Initiative for the Science of the Human Past at Harvard (SoHP) and the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History in Jena, Germany (MPISHH) announces an opportunity for recent and graduating seniors and Master’s students to participate in a Symposium scheduled at Harvard University on Friday, November 2nd, 2018. Students will have an opportunity to present cross-disciplinary research which utilizes modern scientific tools and knowledge to illuminate the history of humanity, and to network with other students and faculty members similarly engaged. An interest in the Ancient Mediterranean is desirable but not indispensable.... Read more about Young Investigator Symposium

2018 Apr 11

Death by Contact: Ancient Pathogen Genomes from Epidemics in Early Mexico

5:30pm to 7:00pm


Belfer Case Study Room, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA

Krause Lecture PosterJohannes Krause (Director, Department of Archaeogenetics, MPISSH Jena, Univ. Tübingen),

With comments by

Edward T. Ryan, Director of Global Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Professor of Immunology and Infectious...

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