CASHP PhD Student Andrew Zipkin Wins Award for Best Student Poster at SAA Meeting

April 27, 2012

The Society for Archaeological Sciences awarded CASHP PhD student, Andrew Zipkin, the R.E. Taylor Student Poster Award for his presentation of the poster “On the formation and distribution of ochreous minerals in northern Malawi” during the Geoarchaeology Session of last week’s SAA annual meeting.

This prestigious award is named in honor of Professor Emeritus R. Ervin Taylor of the University of California at Riverside for his outstanding contributions in the development and application of radiocarbon dating in archaeological research and dedication to the founding of the Society for Archaeological Sciences, for his leading role as President (1980) and General Secretary (1981-2002) and his committed service as editor of the SAS Bulletin.