Fossil trove adds limb to human family tree

L&S scientists helped discover an unprecedented collection of hominin fossils — the largest, most complete set of such remains found to date in Africa.

“We have a new species of Homo, with all of its interesting characteristics,” Vilas-Borghesi Distinguished Achievement Professor of Anthropology John Hawks says of the creature, dubbed Homo naledi. More »

The Liberal Arts Advantage

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2014-15 Annual Report

The College of Letters & Science has changed and grown, but it continues to provide the well-rounded education our university’s founders first envisioned. More »

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