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Shannon McFarlin and doctoral student Kate McGrath, left, with the bones of gorillas exhumed in Rwanda.
Gorilla Graveyard Yields Secrets

Anthropologist Shannon McFarlin and her students are digging up the bones of mountain gorillas—and uncovering hints to human evolution.

Learning & Discovery

Dean Ben Vinson and Professor Akos Vertes
On the Cutting Edge of Innovation

In a video conversation with Dean Ben Vinson, Akos Vertes talks biochemistry breakthroughs, his vision for the Science & Engineering Hall and more.

Alumni Spotlight

Priya Dhanani
Priya Dhanani, MA ’14

Sociology alumna Priya Dhanani
teaches teens and adults to overcome
myths about child sex trafficking, and to
take a hard look at their own biases.