Jenny L. Davis

In The News

  • What is a Land Acknowledgment Statement and why is it read? How is it connected to larger Native American issues on our campus, in our region, and throughout the country? Now that we’ve read it, what’s next? Explore these questions and help co-create resources, guiding principles, and strategies...

  • Professors Kora Maldonado of Anthropology and Ruby Mendenhall of Sociology spoke about how they have imagined and practiced research-based community partnerships based on mutual respect and equity. The virtual event, organized by the Humanities Research Institute at the University of Illinois at...

  • Join us in congratulating Anthropology Assistant Professor, Jenny L. Davis, for being named Helen Corley Petit Scholar for the academic year 2020-21! The award is given annually for newly-tenured faculty members of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, based on excellence in teaching and...

  • On January 2nd 2020 the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Innovation sent an  announcement to the entire campus community about plans to develop and coordinate activities relating to the federal law known as NAGPRA  (Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act). For the...