June 2016 News

June 3, 2016
Purpose: Perceptions of environmental adversity and access to economic resources in adolescence can theoretically affect the timing of life history transitions and investment in reproductive effort. Here we present evidence of correlations between variables associated with subjective extrinsic... Read more
June 2, 2016
“Background: Market integration (MI) – increasing production for and consumption from a market-based economy – is drastically altering traditional ways of life and environmental conditions among indigenous Amazonian peoples. The effects of MI on the biology and health of Amazonian children and... Read more
June 2, 2016
We’d like to extend our congratulations to María de las Mercedes Martínez, Eva Hoffman, and Priyankar Chand for winning this year’s departmental prizes. An overview of the prizes is below.  We’d additionally like to congratulate Eva Hoffman, one of 3 undergraduates in the entire... Read more