The School for Advanced Research (SAR) is a dynamic environment, with artists, scholars, and staff engaged in a wide variety of exciting activities. Listed below are some recent happenings here at SAR.
|Monday, June 17, 2013Athabascan Dollmaker in ResidenceThe School for Advanced Research is pleased to welcome miniature dollmaker Glenda McKay as the 2013 Ronald and Susan Dubin Native Artist Fellow.|
|Wednesday, June 12, 2013New Book from SAR Press: Reassembling the CollectionReassembling the Collection presents innovative approaches to the study of historical and contemporary engagements between museums and the various individuals and communities who were (and are) involved in their production and consumption. Reassembling the Collection is interdisciplinary in scope and international in coverage.|
|Wednesday, June 5, 2013School for Advanced Research VP John Kantner Accepts Position at University of North FloridaThe School for Advanced Research today announced the resignation of John Kantner, the Vice President for Academic & Institutional Development, after seven years of service to the internationally renowned research center.|
|Wednesday, June 5, 2013National Science Foundation Renews Funding for Research Team SeminarsThe National Science Foundation has approved funding of $99,582 to support three more years of the successful research team seminar program. Deadlines for applications to this innovative program are due March 1st and September 1st of each year.|
|Friday, May 31, 2013Annual Archaeology Prize for Outstanding Outreach ProgramSAR has joined in a Southwest Archaeological Partnership (SWAP) to offer an annual prize for an outstanding public education or outreach program anywhere in the United States, Canada, or Mexico.|
|Wednesday, May 29, 2013SAR Welcomes 2013 Summer ScholarsSAR is pleased to announce the six summer scholars who will be in residence at the School from June 17th to August 7th: Lindsay A. Bell, Susan E. Bell, Mindy Morgan, Gretchen Wren Purser, Curtis N. Runnels, and Hannah H. Voorhees.|
|Tuesday, April 30, 2013Only Days Left to Fill the TankSAR’s annual giving campaign for this fiscal year is drawing to a close, but we still have some distance to go to reach our goal and fund the activities central to our mission to provide a dynamic environment for the advanced study and communication of knowledge about human culture, evolution, history, and creative expression.|