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September OAS Meeting & Presentation: Tuesday, Sept. 2

“In Search of the First Americans” presented by Dr. Michael R. Waters

Dr. Mike Waters will be the lecturer for the September 2, 2014 lecture titled: “In Search of the First Americans: The Archaeological and Genetic Evidence for the Peopling of the Americas at the end of the Last Ice Age.” The lecture will discuss the latest models about the peopling of the Americas consistent with archaeological and genetic evidence. In the last few decades, new archaeological discoveries and information about modern and ancient human genetics has been reshaping a new understanding of the first Americans.  This new evidence shows that people were in the Americas at least 2000 years before Clovis.
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