Where they are and what they do
Bridget Alex '08
is a graduate student in the Department of Anthropology and Human Evolutionary Biology at Harvard University.
Her research interests are: Dietary and environmental reconstructions, stable isotopes, Paleolithic Europe.
Bridget presented a posted at the American Association of Physical Anthropology Meeting. Her research was funded by the Claire Garber Goodman Fund.
(Click here to download the PDF version of the poster)
Lacey Andrews Gale '92
Lacey Andrews Gale is a researcher at the Feinstein International Center at Tufts University (http://fic.tufts.edu/). She received her Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology and Population Studies from Brown University (2005). Her research covers issues related to refugees and the role of families in transnational livelihoods. Gale's recent publications examine humanitarian assistance, refugee camp life, and post-conflict society in West Africa. As a consultant for the International Rescue Committee she produced a photo-documentary and traveling exhibit focused on camp closure and repatriation among refugee populations in West Africa. She recently concluded a fieldwork project with the Sudanese Darfurian refugee population in Portland Maine which examined remittance-sending patterns to Sudan and Egypt. She has also collaborated with the United Somali Women of Maine to create an educational multi-media DVD-funded by the Maine Women's Fund and the Maine Humanities Council-which focuses on the lives of newly resettled Somali women and their families in Lewiston-Auburn. Her current international research focuses on child fostering practices in post-conflict Sierra Leone.
Marylin Morano Lord '95
Marylin Morano Lord teaches world history, US history and anthropology at Kimball Union Academy. A proponent of the creative use of technology, she introduced an innovative approach to teaching world history using a video simulation called Civilization III that has become the model for fellow educators and has prompted the manufacturer to institute an educational division. Lyn, together with network administrator Miranda Clemson, has introduced KUTube, the first YOUTube-style video sharing website at a secondary school, as an afternoon activity starting in 2007. In between classes she helps to coach skiing, advises Model UN, and is house head of Chellis.
Benjamin Jastrzembski '08
Ten years ago, Dr. James Saunders, a DHMC otolaryngologist, founded Mayflower Medical Outreach, a nonprofit organization that provides hearing-related health services in Nicaragua.... read the full article in Dartmouth Medicine Winter 2009 and view the videos at http://dartmed.dartmouth.edu/winter09/html/uphill_battle_we/