Unearthing History: 2024 Virtual Lecture #1: The History of Native American Archaeology in Connecticut

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The History of Native American Archaeology in Connecticut, presented by Nicholas Bellantoni, emeritus state archaeologist with the UCONN State Museum of Natural History and adjunct associate research professor in the Department of Anthropology. He will take the audience through the history of archaeology in CT bringing it up to present day with new discoveries and […]

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Travel Meetups (Virtual Meeting)

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We travel because our life is defined by experiences. No matter whether we traveled near or far, all of those experiences helped us shape who we currently are. Join us for open discussions about your travel memories. Share your own adventures, photos from around the world and meet other travel enthusiasts. Please register once and […]

You’ll Do: A History of Marrying for Reasons Other Than Love/Virtual Event with Marcia Zug

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Join us for a moderated conversation with Marcia Zug, to discuss her illuminating and thought-provoking examination of the uniquely American institution of marriage, from the Colonial era through the #MeToo age, You’ll Do: A History of Marrying for Reasons Other Than Love. Americans hold marriage in such high esteem that we push people toward it, […]

(Virtual Event) Deer as Transporters of Exotic Plant Seeds

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Almost everyone knows that birds are excellent dispersers of seeds, facilitating plant spread and reducing the chances of inbreeding. But did you realize that deer too ingest seeds, carry them around for a while, and then deposit them on the forest floor in a process called endozoochory; “endo” meaning internal, “zoo” referring to animals, and “chory” […]

(Virtual Event) Reducing Stress Through Meditation

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The scientific community has recently been exploring the use of meditation as a healing modality. Join Ajili Hodari Esq. long time meditator as he discusses the extraordinary effect of meditation.  […]