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CONFERENCE, MUSEUM EXHIBITION, AND TOUR ACTIVITIES

Presentations at Professional Meetings

2015 "An Archaeology of San Diego Art, Identity, and Community: Confluent Uses of Historic Preservation in Research, Teaching, and Local Engagement"
-Humanities Conference 2015

2012 "A Century of American Life at the Whaley House: Recent Archaeological Discoveries from Old Town's Most Legendary Site"
-Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges Conference, Invited Speaker

2011 "Hegemonic Decay and the Commodification of Algonquian symbolism: Historical, Archaeological, and Linguistic Measures of Reciprocity in the Multi-Cultural Chesapeake during Contact"
-American Anthropological Association Conference

2011 "‘The First White Man on the Mountain’: Archaeological, Historical, and Cultural Examinations of Nathan Harrison’s Identity"
- Society for Historical Archaeology Conference (with Shelby Gunderman)

2009 "2007-08 SDSU/SCIC Archaeological Investigations at the Whaley House"
- Congress of History of San Diego and Imperial Counties Conference

2009 "The Lost WPA-Era Murals of State College: Historical Sustainability in San Diego Art, Identity, and Community"
- Hawaii International Conference on Arts and Humanities

2007 "Consequences of Exchange in the Early Colonial Chesapeake: Symbolic Violence, Exchange Laterality, and Copper Quotients at James Fort and Beyond"
-Society for American Archaeology Conference

2007 "The Anthropology and Archaeology of Reciprocity in the Early Colonial Chesapeake"
-Society for Historical Archaeology Conference

2006 "Symbolic Violence and Native Agency in the Chesapeake during Contact: Reciprocal Vengeance and the Deadly Politics of Giving"
-American Society for Ethnohistory Conference

2006 "Uncovering Local Art and Industry: The Discovery of Hidden WPA Murals at San Diego State University"
-Society for Historical Archaeology Conference

2006 "Scratching the Surface: Historical and Archaeological Investigations of Nate Harrison’s Homestead"
-Society for Historical Archaeology Conference
(with Sarah Stroud)

2005 "A New Dating Technique for Historical sites: Vessel-Based Temporal Histograms"
-Jamestown Archaeology Conference

2005 "Lucas Jackson and Post-Modernism: Are Current Scholars Playing a "Cool Hand"
-Humanities Conference 2005

2005 "Preliminary Excavations at the Nate Harrison Site"
-Society for California Archaeology Conference
(with Sarah Stroud)

2005 "The Evolution of San Diego County Gravestones and Cemeteries"
-Society for California Archaeology Conference
(with David Caterino)

2005 "Death and Modern Resignation: The Evolution of San Diego County Gravestones"
-Joint Conference of the National Popular Culture and American Culture Associations

2005 "The Lost Cemeteries of San Diego County"
-Society for Historical Archaeology Conference
(with David Caterino)

2004 "The San Diego County Gravestone Project"
-Society for Historical Archaeology Conference
(with David Caterino)

2003 "New Perspectives on San Diego County Gravestones"
-Society for California Archaeology Southern Data Sharing Meeting

2003 "Homo regalos:A Call for Applied Gift Exchange in a Time of Global Commodification, Symbolic Violence, and Bloodshed"
- Humanities Conference 2003

2003 "Historical Archaeology and San Diego County's African-American Past"
-Society for Historical Archaeology Conference
(with Sarah Stroud)

2002 "Indigenous Devastation, Colonial Origins, and the Archaeology of 1607 James Fort"
-Society for Historical Archaeology Conference

2001 "A 17th-Century Chesapeake Cottage Industry: New Evidence and a Dating Formula for Colono Tobacco Pipes"
- Jamestown Archaeology Conference
(with J. Cameron Monroe)

2001 "Poet-Adventurer George Sandys, the Reverend Richard Buck, and the Archaeology of Jamestown's Hinterland"
 - Society of Early Americanists Conference

2001 "Change and Exchange at James Fort"
- Society for Historical Archaeology Conference

2000 "Exchange and Violence at Jamestown: Anthropological Questions and Archaeological Answers"
- American Anthropological Association Conference

2000 "Pipebowl Mean Dates"   
- Jamestown Archaeology Conference

2000 "English/Powhatan Exchange at Jamestown"
- Eastern States Archaeological Federation Conference

2000 "Space, Time, and Form at James Fort"
- Society for Historical Archaeology Conference

1999 "Archaeological Dimensions and Jamestown Rediscovery"
- Jamestown Archaeology Conference

1999 "Discovering the Original 1607 James Fort"
-Keynote Speaker, North American Cartographic Information Society Conference

1999 "Archaeological Manifestations of Economically Determined Changes in Early 17th-Century Chesapeake Intercultural Relations"
- Society for Historical Archaeology Conference

Conference Organization

2012 Invited Workshop Speaker, "San Diego: Art, Community, and Historical Sustainability," Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.

2011 Invited Workshop Speaker, "San Diego: Art, Community, and Historical Sustainability," Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.

2011 Invited Workshop Panelist, "Peek-Inside-a-Journal Workshop," San Diego State University.

2010 Invited Workshop Speaker, "Historical Sustainability and the Lost Art of San Diego State," Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.

2009 Workshop Speaker, "A Tale of Two Murals, "Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.

2008 Workshop Speaker, "San Diego: Art, Community, and Sustainability," Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.

2007 Conference Session Discussant, "First Encounters: The Early Seventeenth-Century Atlantic Coast," Organization of American Historians.

2007 Workshop Speaker, "Sustainability and the Lost Murals of San Diego State," Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.

2007 Archaeological Consultant, "Project Archaeology National Program," San Diego Archaeological Center.

2007 Workshop Panelist, "Peek-Inside-a-Journal Workshop," San Diego State University.

2007 Conference Session Discussant, "In the Shadow of the ‘Two Fruitfull Sisters’: Challenging Chesapeake Orthodoxies," Society for Historical Archaeology.

2006 Conference Round Table Discussion Leader, "Defining Historical Archaeology," Society for American Archaeology.

2005 Conference Tour Director, "The Lost and Found Cemeteries of San Diego County," Joint Conference of the National Popular Culture and American Culture Associations in San Diego, California, (with David Caterino and Joyce Corbett).

2002 Session Chair, "Impacts of Contact: An Archaeology of Cross-Cultural Consequences in Eastern North America," Society of Historical Archaeology Annual Meeting in Mobile, Alabama, (with Heather Lapham).

1999-2001 Program Director, The Jamestown Archaeology Conference, Joint Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities/National Park Service annual event, 3rd Thursday every November, Jamestown, Virginia.

Exhibit Design

Feb. 1-28, 2013 The Legendary Life of Nate Harrison, San Diego's First African-American Homesteader, Mountain View/Beckwourth Library.

Jan. 1, 2011- Nov. 1, 2011 The Legendary Life of Nate Harrison, San Diego's First African-American Homesteader, San Diego Archaeology Center.

Sept. 15, 2008- Jan. 15, 2009 The Archaeology of Nate Harrison: Legacies and Legends of an African-American Pioneer in San Diego County, San Diego State University Main Library.


SERVICE FOR THE UNIVERSITY AND COMMUNITY

Professional Service Presentations

2015 ""Rock at State: A History of Live Popular Music at SDSU from 1931 to Now.""
- Inside SDSU Lecture Series, Invited speaker

2015 "A Century of Pioneers, Innovation, and Practice: Continuing Legacies of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences at San Diego State"
-Centennial Lecture Series, Invited speaker

2015 "The Legendary History of SDSU"
- SDSU Orange County Regional Committee Meeting, Invited speaker

2015 "SDSU’s Hidden History Recognized"
- SDSU Los Angeles Regional Committee Meeting, Invited speaker

2014 "The Legacy of SDSU’s Military History"
- The San Diego State University Heritage, Tower, and Legacy Societies Recognition Reception, Invited Keynote Speaker

2014 "The Heart of San Diego State"
- SDSU Bay Area Regional Committee Meeting, Invited speaker

2014 "San Diego’s Dead"
- San Diego OASIS, Invited instructor

2014 "The Legendary History of SDSU"
- San Diego Rotary Club, Invited speaker

2014 "The Heart of San Diego State"
- SDSU Bay New York Regional Committee Meeting, Invited speaker

2013 "Spatial Seriation, Vectors of Change, and Multi-Centered Modeling for Cultural Transformations among San Diego’s Historical Gravestones"
- Human Dynamics in the Mobile Age Research Cluster Lightning Talk Series, Invited speaker

2013 "The Historical Legacy of San Diego State University"
- SDSU Educational Outreach Program, "Freshman for a Day" program, Invited speaker

2013 "The San Diego Gravestone Project"
- San Diego Mystery Club, Invited speaker

2013 "Historical Archaeology at the Most Haunted House in America"
- San Diego OASIS, Invited instructor

2013 "Making Connections between Arts and Sciences, Faculty and Staff, Students and Alumni, and Research and Development at San Diego State
-San Diego State University Campanile Foundation Board Retreat, Invited speaker

2013 "Memory and Mortality: San Diego’s Dead and Changing Cemetery Landscapes"
- San Marcos Public Library, Public presentation

2013 "Hail Montezuma! And Beyond…"
- SDSU Campanile Foundation Board of Directors Retreat Presentation

2013 "Psycho-Cultural Shifts, Economic Duress, and the Doppler Effect in Historical San Diego Gravestones"
- San Diego OASIS, Invited instructor

2013 "State Secrets: Historical Archaeology at SDSU"
- Point Loma Public Library, Invited speaker

2013 "Historical Archaeology at the Most Haunted House in America"
-
North San Diego County Genealogy Society, Invited Speaker

2013 "Love of the Apocalypse is not Universal, but it is Still Love Nonetheless" -SDSU Cultural Arts Special Events, Invited Speaker

2013 "The Historical Archaeology of San Diego State"
- Archaeological Institute of America, San Diego chapter, Invited Speaker

2013 "New Insights from the San Diego Gravestone Project"
- San Diego OASIS, Invited instructor

2013 "The Hidden Treasures of San Diego State"
-
La Mesa Historical Society, Invited Speaker

2013 "The Legendary Yet Unknown History of Rock ‘n’ Roll at San Diego State"
-Saving the Murals & Lovin’ the Music: Valentine’s Night at SDSU

2013 "The Archaeology of San Diego State"
- San Diego OASIS, Invited instructor

2012 "The Hidden Treasures of San Diego State"
-
SDSU Council of Chairs, Invited Speaker

2012 "The Archaeological History of San Diego State"
- San Diego History Center, Invited Speaker, Annual Meeting

2012 "The Hidden Treasures of San Diego State"
- Scholia Club of San Diego, Invited Speaker

2012 "San Diego State’s WPA-Era Murals: Discovery, Conservation, and Community Engagement"
- San Diego History Center, Invited Speaker

2012 "Memorialization and Landscape Legacies: Recent Insights from the San Diego Gravestone Project"
-
North San Diego County Genealogy Society, Invited Speaker

2012 "San Diego’s Dead and the Evolving Landscape of the Local Past"
- Friends of the Fallbrook Library Lecture Series, Invited speaker

2012 "‘Born a Slave, Died a Pioneer’: San Diego’s Nate Harrison and the Archaeology of Legend"
- St. Mary’s College of Maryland, Visiting Scholar, Invited speaker

2012 "Gift Exchange and the Birth of English America: Four-Field Anthropological Insights"
- St. Mary’s College of Maryland, Visiting Scholar, Invited speaker

2012 "The Birth of English America: Jamestown’s Legacies and Legends"
- North San Diego County Genealogy Society, Invited Speaker

2012 "Photography, Fieldwork, and the Anthropological Experience"
- Panel Discussion, Invited panelist, San Diego Museum of Man

2012 "A Question of Memorialization"
-Daughters of the American Revolution, Linares chapter, Invited Speaker

2012 "The Archaeology of San Diego State"
-San Diego County Archaeological Society, Invited speaker

2011 "Et Tu, Governor Scott - Is Anthropology Really a Worthless Degree?"
- Panel Discussion, Invited panelist, San Diego Museum of Man

2011 " San Diego’s Material Past and the Archaeology of Legend"
- San Diego Archaeological Center "Excellence in Archaeology" event, Invited speaker

2011 "Memory and Mortality: San Diego’s Dead and Changing Cemetery Landscapes"
- San Marcos Public Library, Public presentation

2011 "Changing Expressions of Memorialization in San Diego and Beyond"
- San Diego Museum of Man, Invited Speaker

2011 "The Whaley House Historical Archaeology Project"
- Save Our Heritage Organisation, Invited speaker

2011 "The Archaeology of Legend and Legacy"
- The San Diego State University Heritage and Tower Societies Recognition Reception, Invited Keynote Speaker

2011 "Why So Serious?: Changes in Death Rituals over the Last Two Centuries"
-Daughters of the American Revolution, Santa Margarita chapter, Invited Speaker

2010 "An Archaeology of Legend in San Diego"
- San Diego State University Department of Geography Colloquium, Invited Speaker

2010 "New Insights from the San Diego Gravestone Project"
-Sons of the American Revolution, San Diego Chapter, Invited Speaker

2010 "Historical and Archaeological Reflections on the Great Depression and the New Deal at San Diego State"
- Julian Public Library, Invited speaker, part of NEA-funded initiative "The Big Read" (John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath)

2009 "The Lost WPA-Era Murals of San Diego State University"
- San Diego OASIS, Invited instructor

2009 "New Insights from the Whaley House Historical Archaeology Project"
- Point Loma Public Library, Invited speaker

2009 "Recent Findings from the Whaley House Historical Archaeology Project"
- SDSU Friends of the Library Committee Meeting, Invited Speaker

2009 "The Whaley House Historical Archaeology Project"
- San Diego OASIS, Invited instructor

2009 "The Archaeology of Legend in San Diego"
- 44th Annual Phi Beta Kappa Faculty Lecture, Phi Beta Kappa, Nu Chapter of California (San Diego State University Chapter), Invited Speaker

2009 "The San Diego Gravestone Project"
- San Diego Museum of Man, Invited Speaker

2009 "San Diego’s Dead Are on the Move: Recent Findings from the San Diego Gravestone Project"
- Lemon Grove Historical Society, Invited Speaker

2009 "The Lost and Forgotten Cemeteries of San Diego"
- Chula Vista Genealogical Society, Invited Speaker

2009 "The Nate Harrison Historical Archaeology Project"
- San Diego OASIS, Invited instructor

2009 "Recent Archaeological Finds from the Whaley House"
-Kiwanis Club of San Diego, Invited Speaker

2009 "The Archaeology of Legend in San Diego County"
-Archaeological Institute of America, San Diego chapter, Invited Speaker

2009 "The Birth of English America"
- San Diego OASIS, Invited instructor

2009 "Jamestown’s Legends and Legacies"
-Daughters of the American Revolution, Malibu chapter, Invited Speaker

2009 "Archaeology and Legend in Historic San Diego"
-El Cajon Historical Society, Invited Speaker

2009 "What’s New at the Nate Harrison Site"
-Escondido History Center, Invited Speaker

2009 "The Lost and Forgotten Cemeteries of San Diego County"
- SDSU Extended Studies Lecture, Invited Speaker

2009 "The Most Haunted House in America--Archaeology at San Diego’s Historic Whaley House"
- San Diego OASIS, Invited instructor

2009 "Recent Insights from the Nate Harrison Site"
-Spring Valley Public Library, Invited Speaker

2008 "The Archaeology of Local Legend"
-Point Loma Rotary Club, Invited Speaker

2008 "The Legacy of the WPA at San Diego State"
-Maritime Civil Affairs Squadron One, Invited speaker and tour leader

2008 "Grave Matters: The Symbolism of Grave Art"
- Museum of San Diego History, Invited speaker and tour leader

2008 "Archaeology is Everywhere!: Preserving WPA-Era Murals at San Diego State"
- The Wednesday Club, Invited speaker

2008 "San Diego’s Dead: Recent Finds from the San Diego Gravestone Project"
- San Diego OASIS, Invited instructor

2008 "The San Diego Gravestone Project"
- Save Our Heritage Organisation’s Third Thursday Author Series, Invited speaker

2008 "The Archaeology of San Diego Legend"
- San Diego State University College of Arts & Letters Dean’s Advisory Council, Invited speaker

2008 "The Archaeology of Nate Harrison: Legacies and Legends of an African- American Pioneer in San Diego County"
- San Diego State University Library, Exhibit opening, Invited Speaker

2008 "The Lost Murals of State College: An Archaeology of San Diego Art, Identity, and Community"
- Portuguese-American Social & Civic Club, Invited Speaker

2008 "The Nate Harrison Historical Archaeology Project"
- Christ United Presbyterian Church, Invited Speaker

2008 "New Insights from the Nate Harrison Site"
- Rancho San Diego/Spring Valley Rotary Club, Invited Speaker

2008 "Cemeteries of Oceanside and San Diego"
-Oceanside Historical Society and Oceanside Public Library, Invited Speaker

2008 "The Art and Mystery of San Diego Cemeteries"
-San Diego Museum of Art, Meet the Masters Lecture Series

2008 "Saving SDSU’s Lost WPA-Era Murals"
- SDSU Extended Studies Art History Class, Invited Speaker

2008 "Careers in Anthropology"
- SDSU Anthropology Student Association, Invited Speaker

2008 "Myth-busting at the Nate Harrison Site"
- San Diego Uptown Rotary Club, Invited Speaker

2008 "The Archaeology of Legend in San Diego"
- Arts & Letters Alumni Chapter Fourth Annual Meet the Professor Event, San Diego State University, Public presentation

2008 "Uncovering Our Past: The Conservation of Hidden WPA-Era Murals at SDSU"
- San Diego State University, SDSU Month Event, Public presentation

2008 "Nate Harrison and the Archaeology of Legend"
- San Marcos Public Library, Public presentation

2008 "Historical Archaeology and the Legend of Nathan Harrison"
- Julian Public Library, Public presentation

2008 "Discover the Story of the Mountain Man of Palomar: Nate Harrison"
- Valley Center Public Library, Public presentation

2008 "San Diego’s Dead: the Lost and Forgotten Cemeteries of America’s Finest City"
- University of San Diego, Continuing Education and Corporate and Professional Education, University of the Third Age, Invited Speaker

2007 "Restoring Local Art and Industry: The Conservation of Hidden WPA Murals at SDSU"
- San Diego State University College of the Library Meeting, Invited Speaker

2007 "Uncovering Local Art and Industry: The Discovery of Hidden WPA Murals at SDSU" -San Diego Museum of Art, Meet the Masters Lecture Series

2007 "The Lost Murals of San Diego State"
-SDSU President’s Leadership Fund 5th Annual Milestone Event, Keynote Speaker

2007 "Symbolic Violence and Native Agency in the Chesapeake during Contact: Reciprocal Vengeance and the Deadly Politics of Giving"
-University of Arizona Anthropology Department Lecture Series

2007 "The Cemeteries of San Diego"
-Explore San Diego State University Open House, Invited Speaker

2007 "Transformations in San Diego Gravestones and Cemeteries"
-University of California at Berkeley, Archaeological Research Facility Lecture Series at Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology

2007 "The Nate Harrison Historical Archaeology Project"
-Project Archaeology, Archaeology as Culturally Relevant Science Curricula, Instructor

2007 "The Archaeology of America’s Home Town"
-District XIV (La Jolla chapter), California State Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Keynote Speaker at Annual Meeting

2006 "Jamestowne: The Beginning of America"
-Los Angeles-Eschscholtzia Chapter, National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Keynote Speaker at Annual Meeting

2006 "The Archaeology of America’s Home Town"
-District XIV, California State Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Keynote Speaker at Annual Meeting

2006 "The Deadly Politics of Giving: Exchange and Violence at Ajacan, Roanoke, and Jamestown"
-First California Company Jamestowne Society, Keynote Speaker at Annual Meeting

2006 "Jamestown’s Legacies: The Story of the Beginning of America"
-Solana Beach Library, Public presentation

2006 "The Archaeology and Anthropology of James Fort and Beyond"
-National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, De Anza Chapter, Invited Speaker

2006 "The Legacy of SDSU’s Library and WPA Art"
- San Diego State University College of the Library Meeting, Invited Speaker

2006 "The Birth of Our Nation: Jamestown and its Legacies"
- La Jolla Country Club 12:30 Club, Invited Speaker

2006 "SDSU’s WPA Murals"
- San Diego Kiwanis Club, Invited Speaker

2006 "New Archaeological and Anthropological Insights on the Eve of Jamestown’s 400th Anniversary"
- National Society Daughters of Colonial Wars, California State Society, Invited Speaker

2006 "New Insights from the Nate Harrison Site"
- Lemon Grove Rotary Club, Invited Speaker

2006 "WPA Art and Artists at SDSU"
- The San Diego State University Heritage and Tower Societies Recognition Reception, Invited Keynote Speaker

2006 "The Legacy of the WPA at San Diego State"
- SDSU Friends of the Library Committee Meeting, Invited Speaker

2006 "SDSU, Historical Archaeology, and Nate Harrison"
-Explore San Diego State University Open House, Invited Speaker

2006 "The History and Anthropology of Nate Harrison"
-Explore San Diego State University Open House, Invited Speaker

2006 "Recently Discovered Murals at Hardy Tower"
- SDSU Senate Library Committee Meeting, Invited Speaker

2006 "The Thrill of Archaeology"
-Montesori School of San Diego, Assembly Speaker

2006 "Historical Archaeology and Nate Harrison"
-SDSU Bridges, San Diego State University; February 24, 2006, Invited Speaker

2006 "Recent Insights from the San Diego County Gravestone Project"
-SDSU Bridges, San Diego State University; February 24, 2006, Invited Speaker

2006 "The Hidden WPA Murals of San Diego State University"
-SDSU Bridges, San Diego State University; February 24, 2006, Invited Speaker

2006 "New Discoveries from Laboratory Analysis of the Artifacts from the Nate Harrison Historical Archaeology Site"
-360 Tour, San Diego State University; February 10, 2006

2006 "Historical Archaeology at San Diego State University"
-San Diego Lion’s Club, January meeting, Invited Guest Speaker

2005 "Exchange and Violence at Jamestown: Recent Archaeological Insights from the 1607 James Fort Site"
-First California Company Jamestowne Society, Keynote Speaker at Annual Meeting

2005 "The First Two Seasons of Archaeological Fieldwork at the Nate Harrison Site"
-San Diego County Archaeological Society, October Guest Speaker

2005 "An Overview of the Nate Harrison Historical Archaeology Project"
-Black Historical Society of San Diego, Board of Directors Meeting, Invited Speaker

2005 "The Historical Archaeology of Nate Harrison"
-Explore San Diego State University Open House, Invited Speaker

2005 "Recent Discoveries from the San Diego Gravestone Project"
-Archaeological Institute of America, San Diego chapter, Invited Speaker

2005 "San Diego County Cemetery Tour"
-American Culture Association, Invited Mentor and Tour Guide

2005 "Forensic Anthropology and Historical Archaeology"
-San Diego State University, Forensic Anthropology class taught by Dr. Arion Mayes, Guest Lecture

2005 "The Historical Archaeology of Nate Harrison"
-The San Diego Archaeological Center, February Guest Speaker

2005 "Recent Findings from Laboratory Analysis of the Artifacts from the Nate Harrison Historical Archaeology Site"
-360 Tour, San Diego State University; January 21, 2005

2004 "Historical Archaeology"
-El Segundo Middle School Elementary School, Assembly Speaker

2004 "Laboratory Analysis of the Artifacts from the Nate Harrison Historical Archaeology Site"
-360 Tour, San Diego State University; December 10, 2004

2004 "San Diego's Dead: Patterns in Local Cemeteries and Gravestones"
-San Diego County Archaeological Society, October Guest Speaker

2004 "Death and Mortuary Markers in San Diego County"
-San Diego State University, Death, Dying, and the Afterlife class taught by Dr. Rebecca Moore, Guest Lecture

2004 "Current Research in Historical Archaeology"
-Palomar College, Historical Archaeology class taught by Dr. Phil Debarros, Guest Lecture

2004 "Early Chesapeake Settlements"
-University of California at Los Angeles, Historical Archaeology: A World Perspective class taught by Dr. James Cameron Monroe, Guest Lecture

2004 "Anthropological Opportunities at SDSU"
-Explore San Diego State University Open House, Participant, San Diego County Gravestone Project and Anthropology Department

2004 "Archaeology Discovery: The Historical Archaeology of Palomar Mountain"
-San Diego State University Cultural Arts and Special Events, Speaker

2001 "The Archaeology of 1607 James Fort and Beyond"
- San Diego County Archaeological Society , November Guest Speaker

2001 "Invitation to Historical Archaeology"
- San Diego City College , Principles of Archaeology class taught by Dr. Lynne Christenson

2001 "The South Coastal Information Center"
- Historic Site Board of the County of San Diego , Public Hearing, Invited Speaker

2001 "Early European Exploration and Highway to the West"
-The Wintergreen Nature Foundation, 2001 Natural History Series , Guest Instructor

2000 "Pocahontas, Copper Exchange, and James Fort at Contact"
-Virginia Society Daughters of the American Colonists, Pocahontas Chapter, Annual Meeting, Keynote Speaker

2000 "Dig James Fort"
- Pembroke Meadows Elementary School , Assembly Speaker

2000 "The Archaeology of the First Permanent English Settlement in America"
-National Society Daughters of Colonial Wars, Inc., National Annual Meeting, Keynote Speaker

2000 "Recent Finds and Interpretations at Jamestown"
-College of William and Mary, Anthropology Club , Meeting

2000 "The Archaeology of Jamestown in the Regional Context of the Chesapeake"
-Wicomico Historical Society, Annual Meeting, Keynote Speaker

1999 "The Beginnings of English America"
-Tidewater Jamestown Society, Inaugural Meeting, Keynote Speaker

1999 "The Archaeology of Pocahontas, John Rolfe, and the Reverend Richard Buck"

1999 -Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities' Thomas Rolfe Branch, Annual Meeting, Keynote Speaker

1999 "Archaeological Insights into Conflicts at James Fort"
- West Point Society of Richmond, Annual Meeting, Keynote Speaker

Department Service

2006-present Department Chair, Department of Anthropology, San Diego State University.

2004-2006 Undergraduate Advisor, Department of Anthropology, San Diego State University.

University Task Forces

2006-08 University General Education Task Force, San Diego State University.

University Committees

2008-10 Associated Student International Committee, San Diego State University.

2005-09 Senate Library Committee, San Diego State University.

2005-06 First-Year Tenure-Track Faculty Review Committee, Department of Anthropology, San Diego State University.

2005-06 Chair, Reappointment, Tenure, and Promotions Review Committee, Department of Anthropology, San Diego State University.

2005-06 Student Research Committee, San Diego State University.

2005-08 Senate Library Committee, San Diego State University.

2004-05 Graduation Committee, Department of Anthropology, San Diego State University.

2004-05 Post-Tenure Review Committee, Department of Anthropology, San Diego State University.

2004-05 Reappointment, Tenure, and Promotions Review Committee, Department of Anthropology, San Diego State University.

2004-05 First-Year Tenure-track Faculty Review Committee, Department of Anthropology, San Diego State University.

2004-05 Search Committee, Committee of the Whole, Department of Anthropology, San Diego State University.

2003-04 Search Committee, Committee of the Whole, Department of Anthropology, San Diego State University.

2002-03 Instructionally Related Activities Committee. College of Arts and Letters, San Diego State University.

2002-03 Search Committee, Committee of the Whole, Department of Anthropology, San Diego State University.

2001-02 Search Committee, Committee of the Whole, Department of Anthropology, San Diego State University.

Community Committees

2006-pres. Member, 400th Anniversary Committee of the First California Company of the Jamestowne Society.

Ceremonial Service

2004-07 Marshal, Commencement Ceremonies, College of Arts and Letters, San Diego State University.


MEDIA PRESENTATIONS (FEATURING THE WORK OF SETH MALLIOS)

Television (Date first aired)

April 22, 2015 KPBS, Evening Edition, "Professor Digs Up Live Music History At San Diego State"

May 1, 2014 KPBS, San Diego Historic Places, "San Diego State University"

April 30, 2014 KFMB (CBS 8) San Diego Evening News, "SDSU Marks 50th Anniversary of MLK Speech"

April 30, 2014 KUSI (Ind. 9) KUSI News at 6, "SDSU celebrates one of the most important moments in school history"

April 30, 2014 KPBS, Evening Edition, "Commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s 1964 Visit to San Diego State"

April 28, 2104 KFMB (CBS 8) San Diego Evening News, "Exclusive footage of Martin Luther King’s 1964 visit to San Diego"

November 22, 2103 KGTV (ABC 10) San Diego Evening News, "San Diegans remember John F. Kennedy visit to San Diego State College"

November 22, 2013 KSWB (Fox 5) Evening News, "Reflections on the Kennedy Assassination and his 1963 Visit to San Diego State"

November 22, 2013 KUSI (Ind. 9) Good Morning San Diego, "Reflections on the Kennedy Assassination and his 1963 Visit to San Diego State"

November 21, 2013 KPBS, Evening Edition, "Reflections on the Kennedy Assassination and his 1963 Visit to San Diego State"

August 28, 2013 KGTV (ABC 10) San Diego Evening News, "Locals reflect on 50th anniversary of 'I Have a Dream' speech"

May 19, 2013 KNSD (NBC 7/39) Sound Diego, "Saving Rock –n-Roll at San Diego State"

April 24, 2013 KNSD (NBC 7/39) San Diego Evening News, "San Diego State and JFK in 1963"

April 24, 2013 CW (6) Evening News, "JFK Anniversary Celebration at San Diego State"

April 24, 2013 KUSI (Ind. 9) KUSI News at 6, "SDSU Celebrates Kennedy Anniversary"

April 24, 2013 KSWB (Fox 5) Evening News, "Historical Reenactment at San Diego State"

April 24, 2013 KGTV (ABC 10) San Diego Evening News, "The 50-Year Anniversary of JFK’s Visit to San Diego State"

April 24, 2013 KPBS, Evening Edition, "Reflections on Kennedy’s 1963 Visit to San Diego State"

April 24, 2013 KGTV (ABC 10) 10 News This Morning, "Legacies of JFK’s Visit to San Diego State"

March 7, 2013 UT-TV (Ind. 17) The Roger Hedgecock Show, "On the 50th Anniversary of JFK’s Visit to San Diego State"

February 14, 2013 KSWB (Fox 5) Evening News, "The Legendary Yet Unknown History of Rock ‘n’ Roll at San Diego State"

February 13, 2013 UT-TV (Ind. 17) The Roger Hedgecock Show, "The History of Rock ‘n’ Roll at San Diego State"

February 13, 2013 KUSI (Ind. 9) Good Morning San Diego, "Saving the Murals and Loving the Music at San Diego State"

January 17, 2013 KUSI (Ind. 9) Good Morning San Diego, "The History of Rock ‘n’ Roll at San Diego State"

January 15, 2013 KSWB (Fox 5) Evening News, "Hidden Alice in Wonderland Mural Discovered at San Diego State"

December 31, 2012 KUSI (Ind. 9) Good Morning San Diego, "San Diego State’s Neon Majorette"

December 30, 2012 KUSI (Ind. 9) Open Mike, "San Diego State’s Neon Majorette"

August 27, 2012 KSWB (Fox 5) Morning News, "Hail Montezuma: The Hidden Treasures of San Diego State"

August 27, 2012 CW (6) SD6 in the Morning, "Hail Montezuma: The Hidden Treasures of San Diego State"

August 27, 2012 KUSI (Ind. 9) Good Morning San Diego, "Hail Montezuma: The Hidden Treasures of San Diego State"

March 8, 2012 NBC, KPBS SDSU Insider, "A Hike up Historic ‘S’ Mountain"

February 23, 2012 KPBS, San Diego Historic Places, "Cemeteries"

October 3, 2011 KNSD (NBC 7/39) San Diego Evening News, "Aztec Bowl Reaches Milestone"

August 4, 2011 KGTV (ABC 10) San Diego Evening News, "SDSU Professor Finds Pieces of School's History"

May 20, 2011 KPBS San Diego Week, "Saving the Back Door Mural"

October 5, 2010 KUSI (Ind. 9) KUSI News at 6, "SDSU WPA-Era Mural Dedicated"

April 2, 2010 KNSD (NBC 7/39) San Diego Evening News, "Mystery Lockers Finally Opened"

September 30, 2009 XETV (CW 6) San Diego Living, "San Diego’s Lost and Forgotten Cemeteries"

July 14, 2009 KNSD (NBC 7/39) San Diego Evening News, "Ghost Diggers in Pursuit of the Past"

July 30, 2008 KGTV (ABC 10) San Diego Evening News, "Archaeology at the Whaley House"

July 29, 2008 KUSI (Ind. 9) Good Morning San Diego, "Archaeology at the Whaley House"

December 11, 2007 KUSI Local Morning News (with Rod Luck), "Everett Gee Jackson and the Lost Murals of State College"

October 24, 2007 KPBS Wonderland, "Old Town, San Diego"

March 27, 2007 KPBS Full Focus, "Cemeteries of San Diego"

March 20, 2007 KNSD (CBS 8) San Diego Morning News, "Cemeteries of San Diego"

March 19, 2007 KUSI (Ind. 9) Good Morning San Diego, "The Cemeteries of San Diego"

February 25, 2007 KNSD (NBC 7/39) About San Diego (with Ken Kramer), "The Artifacts of the Nate Harrison Historical Archaeology Project"

January 29, 2007 KPBS Full Focus (with Pat Finn), "SDSU and the Works Progress Administration"

May 26, 2006 KNSD (NBC 7/39) Local Evening News (About San Diego with Ken Kramer), "The Lost WPA Murals of SDSU"

October 31, 2005 KPBS Full Focus (with Richard Rivera), "Grave Secrets"; Nominated for two Emmy Awards (Outstanding Historic/Culture Program and Best Writing, Short Form/Spot) by the Pacific Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences; Recipient of Emmy Award for Best Writing

March 15, 2005 KPBS Full Focus (with Karen Rostodha), "Ethnic Communities Past and Present--Addendum"

September 28, 2004 KUSI Local Morning News (with Rod Luck), "Laboratory Analysis of Artifacts from the Nate Harrison Site"

July 1, 2004 KNSD Local Morning News (with Catherine Garcia), "Archaeological Finds from the Nate Harrison Site"

July 30, 2004 KPBS Full Focus (with Karen Rostodha), "Ethnic Communities Past and Present"

June 25, 2004 KFMB 6:00 Evening News (with Andrea Makino), "Historical Archaeology at the Nate Harrison Site"

June 25, 2004 KFMB 5:00 Evening News (with Andrea Makino), "Historical Archaeology at the Nate Harrison Site"

Radio

April 22, 2015 KPBS Radio, Midday Edition, "Professor Digs Up Live Music History at San Diego State," 12:15-12:30 PM.

April 17, 2014 KPBS Radio, Midday Edition, "San Diego State University Seeks Memorabilia From MLK Visit," 12:40-12:45 PM.

April 24, 2013 KPBS Radio, Midday Edition, "Legacies of the JFK Visit to San Diego State," 12:40-1:00PM.

April 24, 2013 KPBS Radio, Morning Edition, "The 50-Year Anniversary of JFK’s 1963 SDSC Commencement Address," 7:30-7:35 AM.

January 16, 2013 KPBS Radio, Midday Edition, "The Discovery of Alice In Wonderland On Campus," 12:40-1:00PM.

January 10, 2013 KPBS Radio, Morning Edition, "Alice In Wonderland Mural Discovered On SDSU Campus," 7:30-7:35 AM.

May 27, 2011 NPR/KPBS Radio, Morning Edition, "Saving a Music Lover’s Mural at SDSU," 7:30-7:35 AM.

November 11, 2007 Travel Hub Radio, "Cemeteries of San Diego County," 11:00-11:30AM.

March 13, 2007 KPBS Radio, These Days (with Tom Fudge), "The Cemeteries of San Diego," 10:00-10:30AM.

May 9, 2005 KPBS Radio, These Days (with Tom Fudge), "The San Diego County Gravestone Project," 10:40-11:00AM.

Newspaper and Magazine

October 4, 2014 Test Driving San Diego: Sure, there are books—but campus bookstores’ offerings much broader, (by Karla Peterson). San Diego Union-Tribune, A1, A6.

October 3, 2014 5 Best SDSU-Fresno games ever played?: Two top 5 lists from the Aztecs’ and Bulldogs’ viewpoints, (by Stefanie Loh). San Diego Union-Tribune, Online only.

October 3, 2014 Greasing the Fire: Old Oil Can ‘trophy’ gives players, fans in SDSU-Fresno St. rivalry rallying prize, (by Stefanie Loh). San Diego Union-Tribune, D1, D5.

May 5, 2014 SDSU commemorates MLK speech, (by Camille Lozano). The Daily Aztec, Vol. 100, No. 63, P. 3.

April 30, 2014 S.D. Man Shares MLK Memories: Educator saw rights icon speak at college in 1964, (by Karen Kucher). San Diego Union-Tribune, B1, B4.

April 21, 2014 SDSU newspaper turns 100: Alumni of Daily Aztec honored at celebration, (by Karen Kucher). San Diego Union-Tribune, A1, A6.

April 3, 2014 Dr. King artifacts elusive: Historian needs help finding photos, tape of speech at SDSU, (by Karen Kucher). San Diego Union-Tribune, B1-2.

March 7, 2014 Q&A with Anthropology Department Chair Dr. Seth W. Mallios, (by Kelly Hillock). The Grand Dedication: The Daily Aztec Commemorative Magazine, Pp. 40-42.

March 7, 2014 A Tree Story, (by Hannah Beausang and Luke Henning). The Grand Dedication: The Daily Aztec Commemorative Magazine, Pp. 38-39.

March 7, 2014 A big day for big art, (by John Gibbons). San Diego Union-Tribune, B1.

March 6, 2014 SDSU to rededicate historic mural, (by James Chute). San Diego Union-Tribune, B5.

January 22, 2014 ‘Beau’ Jest: Film historian shines light on SDSU students’ long-forgotten parody of ’39 classic, (by John Wilkens). San Diego Union-Tribune, A1, A8.

November 25, 2013 Chatting with SDSU’s preeminent historian, (by Kelly Hillock). The Daily Aztec, Vol. 100, No. 31, P. 9.

November 21, 2013 June 6, 1963: Brief Shining Moments, (by Peter Rowe). San Diego Union-Tribune, A1, A3.

November 20, 2013 June 6, 1963: JFK in SD: A day to remember, (by Peter Rowe). San Diego Union-Tribune, A1, A3.

July 8, 2013 Book award granted to SDSU sleuth, (by Camille Lozano). The Daily Aztec, Vol. 100, No. 1, Pp. 1-2.

April 24, 2013 Aztecs relive Kennedy’s 1963 visit, (by Arturo Garcia). The Daily Aztec, Vol. 99, No. 106, Pp. 1-2.

April 24, 2013 Campus relives historic Kennedy Address, (by Antonio Zaragoza). San Diego Union-Tribune, B1, B4.

February 13, 2013 SDSU seeks support and love to save Rock n’ Roll mural (by Amanda Guerrero), Daily Aztec, Vol. 99, Issue 57, P. 2.

January 25, 2013 SDSU Hidden Mural Uncovered (by David Rozul), Mission Times Courier, P. 8.

January 24, 2013 San Diego State University’s Hidden Art Student Murals, Archaeology (Electronic magazine).

October 10, 2012 San Diego State archaeologist digs into local history, (by John Wilkens). San Diego Union-Tribune, A1, A10.

August 20, 2012 SDSU history published (by Tara Millspaugh), Daily Aztec, Vol. 98, No. 1, P. 9.

March 1, 2012 Anthropology professor digs for answers (by Tara Millspaugh), Daily Aztec, 10.

October 2, 2011 Aztec Bowl’s Glory Resurfacing, (by Pat Flynn). San Diego Union-Tribune, B1, B5.

October 5, 2010 SDSU resurrects historical mural, (by Pat Flynn). San Diego Union-Tribune, A1, B1, B4.

October 5, 2010 Digging into San Diego Past, (by Pat Flynn). San Diego Union-Tribune, B1, B3.

February 24, 2010 Professor to Speak on Historic (or Priceless) Mural Restoration at SDSU, The Julian News. Volume 25, Issue 28, P. 3.

May 21, 2009 Jamestown Revisited, Malibu Surfside News, Volume 36, Number 29, P. 8.

September 24, 2008 Students digging for a career (by Daniel Iglesias). The Daily Aztec, Volume 94, Issue 15, P. 1.

September 15, 2008 To Touch the Past: Anthropology students expose the life of Nate Harrison, San Diego's first African-American resident, (by Coleen L. Geraghty). SDSUniverse.

August 15, 2008 Digging into San Diego’s Haunted History, (by Laura A. Gantz). SDSUniverse.

August 4, 2008 Uncovered artifacts (by Wendy Fry). The Daily Aztec, Volume 93, Issue 122, P. 1.

July 31, 2008 Digging Deep into History: SDSU team is excavating where haunted legend resides, (by Sherry Saavedra). San Diego Union-Tribune, B1, B3.

2008 Unearthing the Long-Buried Whaley House Cistern, (by Dean Glass). Save Our Heritage Organisation. Volume 39, Issue 1.

July 7, 2008 Digging up the Past, (by Laura A. Gantz). SDSUniverse.

May 19, 2008 Seth Mallios Uncovers the Past, (by Libba Jackson-D’Ambrosi). SDSUniverse.

April 2008 Who Makes What… (by Julia Beeson Polloreno). San Diego Magazine, Volume 60, Issue 64, Pp. 100-109.

March 10, 2008 Part of SDSU’s past uncovered (by Wendy Fry). The Daily Aztec, Volume 93, Issue 84, Pp. 1, 2.

March 3, 2008 Lost mural found (by Wendy Fry). The Daily Aztec, Volume 93, Issue 80, P. 3.

March 2, 2008 New life for old art, (by Sherry Saavedra). San Diego Union Tribune. B1, B4.

Spring 2008 To Touch the Past: Students expose the life of a San Diego legend, (by Coleen L. Geraghty) 360: The Magazine of San Diego State University. 32-33.

November 26, 2007 Finding local history buried in the past, (by Michele Clock) The San Diego Union-Tribune. A1, A16.

October 18, 2007 Restoration of ‘Lost’ WPA-Era Mural Nearly Complete, (by Mark Lester). SDSUniverse.

June 18, 2007 Arti-‘facts’ tell a new truth (by David J. Olender). The Daily Aztec, Volume 92, Issue 124.

May 27, 2007 Grave matters: Cemeteries are the repositories of San Diego’s past, (by Roger Showley) The San Diego Union-Tribune. D2.

May 1, 2007 Queen has date with new history, (by Johanna Neuman) Los Angeles Times. A7.

April 25, 2007 City of the Forgotten Dead: Buried Cemeteries Haunt San Diego History, (by Kelly Davis) San Diego Citybeat. 11-16.

April 25, 2007 The Mystery of the Shrinking Headstone, (by Kelly Davis) San Diego Citybeat. 14-15.

March 19, 2007 Seth Mallios’ Tales from the Crypt. SDSUniverse.

March 13, 2007 Digging up the dead: SDSU Professor finds lost burial grounds in San Diego County, (by David J. Olender). The Daily Aztec. 1.

Summer 2006 Mural, Mural on the Wall: Depression-era legacy rediscovered in Hardy Tower, (by Coleen L. Geraghty) 360: The Magazine of San Diego State University. 12-15.

June 19, 2006 Works in Progress, (by Lisa Petrillo). San Diego Union Tribune. B1.

June 12, 2006 Fully exposed. SDSUniverse.

May 26, 2006 Professor discovers ‘soul of university’, (by Lisa Petrillo). San Diego Union Tribune. A1.

May 15-18, 2006 What’s your summer adventure? (by Raven S. Tyson). The Daily Aztec, Volume 91, Issue 122.

May 8, 2006 Buried Treasure, (by Colleen Geraghty). SDSUniverse.

July 17, 2005 Dig reveals clues in life of pioneer, (by Lisa Petrillo). San Diego Union Tribune. B3.

July 15, 2005 Bringing to light a piece of the puzzle, (by Lisa Petrillo). San Diego Union Tribune. North Inland 1, 3.

April 24, 2005 Learning from the passed: Cemeteries provide the place for a group’s cultural undertaking: to understand the past, (by John Wilkens). San Diego Union Tribune. E1, E3.

April 24, 2005 Resting in peace can be tough, (by John Wilkens). San Diego Union Tribune. E1.

February 16, 2005 Artifacts provide clues, few answers, (by Andrew Phelps). North County Times. B1, B5.

December 1, 2004 Archaeologists from SDSU delve secrets of Nate Harrison’s cabin, (by David Ross). Valley Roadrunner. 1-5.

November 28, 2004 Personal plots: Loved ones find freedom, healing in unkempt National City pioneer cemetery, where anything goes for tombstones (by David Hasemyer). San Diego Union Tribune. B1, B5.

July 7, 2004 Students uncover 19th century cabin, (by Christina Stewart). The Daily Aztec. 1-2.

June 24, 2004 Searching for history on Palomar Mountain: SDSU students find ex-slave’s relics, (by Ruth Lepper). San Diego Union Tribune. B1, B5.

June 21, 2004 Unearthing San Diego County’s Rural Past, (by Colleen Geraghty). SDSUniverse.

July 16, 2003 Study’s grave concerns: SDSU grad students look at older headstones, (by Ruth Lepper). San Diego Union Tribune. B1, B10.

May 5, 2003 Professor Plots Lives of the Past, (by Jennifer Zwiebel). SDSUniverse.

Last Update 7/1/15