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UC Students Learn On Location in the Desert - San Francisco Chronicle

“UC Students Learn ‘On Location’ in the Desert”

San Francisco Chronicle

23 July 1950

Practical training and field work were always an important part of the Department’s program. Early on, graduate students were sent out on their own to conduct ethnographic research, particularly in California. The expansion of the faculty to encompass archaeology and physical anthropology moved formal instruction into the field in areas throughout the world.

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