Arch Grad Students Receive Fellowships

Congratulations to Ben Bellorado and Luke Kaiser upon receiving two prestigious fellowships!

Bellorado is Crow Canyon Lister Fellow

Doctoral Candidate Benjamin Bellorado (left) recently learned he was selected as the 2017 Florence C. and Robert H. Lister Fellow by the Crow Canyon Archaeological Center. The Lister Fellowship is intended to assist graduate students who show promise of making a significant contribution to the archaeological knowledge of American Indian cultures of the Southwest; fellowship stipends of help support the final stages of dissertation research and writing. A single, non-renewable fellowship is offered in alternate years. Learn more about Ben and read his abstract on the Crow Canyon website.

Kaiser Chosen as INSTAP Seager Fellow

Luke Kaiser (right), Ph.D. student in the Mediterranean Archaeology Concentration, has been named the 2018 Richard Seager Fellow for the Institute for Aegean Prehistory (INSTAP) Study Center for East Crete for his research on Early Minoan ceramics and the development of complexity in Crete. The competitive fellowship is awarded for work to be done at the Study Center in Pacheia Ammos, Crete; Luke will spend at least four weeks working at the Center. The fellowship is intended for scholars in the field of the Aegean Bronze Age/Early Iron Age who are working to complete their Ph.D. dissertations.