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Fifth International Conference on Human Rights Education

Last week in Washington, DC was big for NewKnowledge. Dr. Norlander, a member of our research team, served on a panel about Innovative Ways to Create and Nurture a Human Rights Education Culture at the Fifth International Conference on Human Rights Education. She presented her paper, The Contributions of Digital Communications Technology to Human Rights […]

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Anthropologist in the Field

Last week, Dr. McDonald’s curatorial collective, Ethnographic Terminalia (, installed a new exhibition entitled, “The Bureau of Memories: Archives & Ephemera” at the Hierarchy Gallery in Washington D.C. These exhibitions are experimental projects that look at the intersections of art and anthropology. During the exhibition Dr. McDonald co-lead an Artist/Curator discussion prior to the opening […]

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Drones for Conservation

NewKnowledge is working with Engineers for Exploration (E4E) at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) to determine how to best use Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) to detect how potentially endangered birds are using areas where land managers wish to treat their land. Dr. Danoff-Burg explains the project and its goals in further detail below. […]

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