CASHP Research Stories

African great apes.

Great Ape Weaning Study Could Be Transformative

Associate Professor Shannon McFarlin will lead the anatomical component of a collaborative grant at three long-term great ape study sites.
Alison Brooks (L), a professor of anthropology at GW’s Center, worked with a team of GW students, international researchers and

Researchers Discover Early Evidence Linked to Emergence of Modern Humans

The findings, published by lead author and anthropology professor Alison Brooks and an international research team that includes GW students and alumni, push back the evolutionary timeline.