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Supporting Scientific Research & Exploration in the Lake Turkana Basin of Northern Kenya
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Final week: archaeology, stone knapping, and graduation!

July 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Final week: archaeology, stone knapping, and graduation!

The students, staff, and Tom! During the final few days of the TBI Origins Summer Field School, Dr. Sonia Harmand joined our students [...]

More research at TBI Turkwel

July 12th, 2017|Comments Off on More research at TBI Turkwel

Students have been working on their research projects at the TBI Turkwel campus under supervision of Dr. Jason Lewis. One group of students has been [...]

Napudet hills and student research projects!

July 10th, 2017|Comments Off on Napudet hills and student research projects!

Ryan and Morgan at the Napudet Hills (photo credit: Dorien de Vries). Dr. Craig Feibel talks about the geological setting of the [...]

Post-excavation lab work at TBI Turkwel

July 8th, 2017|Comments Off on Post-excavation lab work at TBI Turkwel

As a reward for their hard work in the field, the group spent last Sunday in the nearby town of Lodwar. Lodwar is the closest [...]

Digging on a real excavation!

July 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on Digging on a real excavation!

(Left to right) Dr. Sawchuk, TA Evelyn, Karolina, Adrianne, and Cecilia working hard on the bioarchaeology unit We’ve returned from the field! Yesterday [...]

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