Funded Mini-Grant Proposals
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Lisa Paciulli, Department of Anthropology - Ithaca College (2007-08)
Proposal: “Global Change: A Biological Anthropological Approach for Understanding Homo sapiens’ Relationship with Earth.”
Outcome: Develop a new interdisciplinary course to focus on how various aspects of the planet evolved and existed before and after our ancestors began evolving 7-6 million years ago.
Paula Turkon, Department of Anthropology - Ithaca College (2007-08)
Proposal: Refine content of “Human Environmental Impact”
Outcome: Turkon further developed her archaeology course to bridge the existing prehistoric, data-focused approach with modern issues of sustainability to make the course more relevant to the students’ own life experiences and actions.