Peopling of the Americas
Dates: January 27 - February 17, 2021
Meets: Wed. from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Online Presentation
Enrollment requires a 2020 - 2021 OLLI at MSU Membership
|OLLI Member||$ 55.00|
Online PresentationThis is a real-time (live) online class that meets at the specified day(s)/time(s) listed.
We will send you a reminder email with login instructions one business day before the program start date. If there are additional sessions, we will send reminders the morning of those sessions.
Nancy MahoneyNancy Mahoney holds a B.A. from Emory University and a M.A. from George Washington University, both in anthropological archaeology, and is currently a doctoral candidate in American studies at Montana State University. Over the past 25 years, she has conducted fieldwork in Morocco, Cyprus, Turkey, Arizona, Utah and Montana. She teaches world prehistory, human evolution and cultural theory in her courses at MSU. Last year she taught for OLLI at MSU for the first time and had so much fun she has decided to come back for more!
|01/27/2021||Wednesday||2 PM to 4 PM||Online Presentation|
|02/03/2021||Wednesday||2 PM to 4 PM||Online Presentation|
|02/10/2021||Wednesday||2 PM to 4 PM||Online Presentation|
|02/17/2021||Wednesday||2 PM to 4 PM||Online Presentation|
- Understand the genetic evidence that supports Asian origins for indigenous peoples of the Americas.
- Know the most significant early archaeological sites that support theories of multiple coastal and land migrations.
- Understand the significance of indigenous origin stories and their ongoing importance to current peoples and scientific perspectives.
- Understand the diversity and significance of linguistic diversity in the Americas.
For information about refunds, cancellations, minimum enrollments and more, see the Course Administration and Procedures page.
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