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February 9, 2014
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Miss America speaks about cultural competency

Before an audience of roughly 100 Yale students, faculty, and staff on Feb. 4 in Battell Chapel, Nina Davaluri — Miss America 2014 — shared her goal of spreading cross-cultural understanding and combating ignorance.   Last September, 24-year old Nina … Continue reading

February 8, 2014
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Seasonal awareness a traditional way of life

A celebration of the traditional connections between human lives, the seasons and the natural world form the basis of a new book by University of Exeter academic, Professor Nick Groom. The book, called ‘The Seasons: An Elegy for the Passing … Continue reading

November 1, 2013
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UA Celebrates Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month. The UA will celebrate with a variety of events, kicking off on Friday. The University of Arizona will celebrate Native American Heritage Month starting Friday followed by a full slate of activities, seminars, a … Continue reading

June 15, 2012
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Evolution of Religious Patriarchy as a Mate-Guarding Strategy?

One of the largest and longest studies in a traditional African society sheds light on religious practices and cuckoldry. Genetic data suggest religious patriarchy is directly analogous to the mate-guarding tactics used by animals to ensure paternity. Religious practices that … Continue reading