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AGENDA

Thursday, January 10, 5:00-8:00 pm

Meet & Greet / Poster Presentations

Steele/Burnand Anza-Borrego Desert Research Center 401 Tilting T Drive Borrego Springs, CA 92004

Friday, January 11, 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Speaker Presentations

Borrego Springs Performing Arts Center 590 Palm Canyon Drive Borrego Springs, CA 92004

Saturday, January 12, 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Speaker Presentations

Borrego Springs Performing Arts Center 590 Palm Canyon Drive Borrego Springs, CA 92004


SPEAKERS & SUBJECTS

Poster Session, Thursday evening January 10

ROBERT BEGOLE 1919 TO 2010: A LEGACY OF STONES CONNORS, Robin, and ELSKEN, Hayley, Begole Archaeological Research Center, Anza-Borrego Desert® State Park, California, USA
W. MORLIN CHILDERS: THE SEARCH FOR EARLY MAN IN THE YUHA DESERT GILBERT, Linda, Colorado Desert District Stout Research Center, Borrego Springs, California 92004, and SEVILLA, Edgar Bernal, Imperial Valley Desert Museum, Ocotillo, California, USA
THE CALICO SITE: AGE, CONTEXT, AND THE ARTIFACT/GEOFACT ISSUE BUDINGER, Fred E. Jr., Budinger & Associates, San Bernardino, California, OBERLANDER, Theodore M., University of California, Berkeley, California, USA, BISCHOFF, James L., U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California, USA, and OWEN, Lewis A. Geology Department, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
EXPEDIENT BONE TOOLS: EVIDENCE OF HUMAN PRESENCE AT PROBOSCIDEAN DEATH SITES? HOLEN, Kathleen, Center for American Paleolithic Research, Hot Springs, South Dakota, USA
STAYIN’ IN TEXAS: TECHNOLOGICAL AND SUBSISTENCE ACTIVITIES EVIDENCED IN THE GAULT ASSEMBLAGE VELCHOFF, Nancy, WILLIAMS, Thomas J., and COLLINS, Michael B., Gault School of Archaeological Research, Texas State University, San Marcos, USA

Oral Presentations, Friday January 11

Morning 1. THE CERUTTI MASTODON SITE: HISTORY OF INVESTIGATIONS AND PRESENT STATUS OF RESEARCH AND THE DEBATE DEMÉRÉ, Thomas A. and CERUTTI, Richard A., Department of Paleontology, San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego, California, USA
2. PROVING A FUNCTION: RESIDUES ON BONE-BREAKING STONES AT THE CERUTTI MASTODON SITE FULLAGAR, Richard, HAYES, Elspeth, and BORDES, Luc, Centre for Archaeological Science, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, Australia
3. THE GEOMORPHIC SETTING OF THE CERUTTI MASTODON SITE WITHIN THE LOWER SWEETWATER VALLEY, SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, USA BEETON, Jared, Environmental Studies, Fort Lewis College, Durango, Colorado, USA, and DEMÉRÉ, Thomas A., Department of Paleontology, San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego, California, USA
4. CERUTTI SITE BROKEN MASTODON LIMB BONE EVIDENCE WITHIN A WORLDWIDE PROBOSCIDEAN BONE TECHNOLOGICAL CONTEXT HOLEN, Steven R., and HOLEN, Kathleen, Center for American Paleolithic Research, Hot Springs, South Dakota, USA
5. GEOARCHAEOLOGICAL CONTEXT OF MAMMOTH SITES WITH HUMAN ASSOCIATION IN THE REPUBLICAN RIVER BASIN IN SOUTHERN NEBRASKA AND NORTHERN KANSAS, GREAT PLAINS, USA MAY, David W., Department of Geography, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa, USA
Afternoon 1. DATING BONE BEYOND THE RADIOCARBON BARRIER USING URANIUM-SERIES DISEQUILIBRIUM PACES, James B., Geosciences and Environmental Change Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, CO 80225, USA
2. DETERMINING THE ORIGINS AND AGES OF PALEO-LANDSCAPES IN THE ANZA-BORREGO DESERT BLISNUIK, Kimberly, San Jose State University, California, USA, SHARP, Warren D., Berkeley Geochronology Center, California, USA, BROWN, Nathan, and MOON, Seulgi, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
3. DETERMINING AGES OF QUATERNARY ALLUVIAL DEPOSITS AND ARTIFACTS VIA 230Th/U DATING OF PEDOGENIC CARBONATES SHARP, Warren D., Berkeley Geochronology Center, Berkeley, California, USA
4. NO CHIPPED STONE TOOLS: AN EVIDENTARY STANDARD FOR HUMAN ACTIVITY AT LARGE ANIMAL DEATH SITES HOLEN, Kathleen, Center for American Paleolithic Research, Hot Springs, South Dakota, USA

Oral Presentations, Saturday January 12

Morning 1. CHANGES IN THE CONCEPTUALIZATION OF THE INITIAL SETTLEMENT OF THE AMERICAS GRUHN, Ruth, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
2. ARROYO DEL VIZCAINO: STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES FOR A VERY OLD SITE IN SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA FARIÑA, Richard A, Departamento de Paleontología, Facultad de Ciencias, Iguá 4225, Montevideo, Uruguay
3. PAMPAS PRE-LGM CULTURAL EVIDENCE AND CLIMATE DEMOGRAPHIC OIS 3/2 EXPANSION STAGES, BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA TOLEDO, Marcelo Javier, Buenos Aires, Argentina
4. PLEISTOCENE INDUSTRIES OF NORTHEAST BRAZIL BOËDA, Eric, UMR 7041 équipe ArScAn - AnTeT, Université de Paris Nanterre, Paris, France & Fundação Museu do Homem Americano (FUMDHAM), São Raimundo Nonato, Brazil
5. TEN YEARS OF CHRONOLOGICAL RESEARCH IN THE SERRA DA CAPIVARA ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES: WHAT LUMINESCENCE DATING BRINGS TO THE KNOWLEDGE OF PLEISTOCENE-HOLOCENE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SEQUENCES LAHAYE, Christelle, GUÉRIN, Guillaume, IRAMAT-CRP2A, UMR 5060 CNRS & Université Bordeaux Montaigne, Pessac, France, GLUCHY, Maria, Universidade do Rio Grande do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, HATTÉ, Christine, FONTUGNE, Michel, LSCE UMR 8212 CNRS-CEA-UVSQ, Université Paris-Saclay, 91198, Gif-sur-Yvette, France, CLEMENTE-CONTE, Ignacio, CSIC-(IMF), Departamento de Arqueología y Antropología grupo AGREST, Barcelona, Spain, SANTOS, Janiana C., Universidade Federal do Vale do São Francisco, São Raimundo Nonato, Brazil, VILLAGRAN, Ximena, Museu de Arqueologia e Etnologia, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil, DA COSTA, Amélie., UMR 7041 équipe ArScAn - AnTeT, France, BORGES, Carolina, Universidade Federal do Piauí, Teresina, Brazil, GUIDON, Niede, Fundação Museu do Homem Americano (FUMDHAM), São Raimundo Nonato, Brazil and BOËDA, Eric, UMR 7041 équipe ArScAn - AnTeT, Université de Paris Nanterre, Paris, France & Fundação Museu do Homem Americano (FUMDHAM), São Raimundo Nonato, Brazil
Afternoon 1. GETTIN’ TO TEXAS: THE EARLY HUMAN OCCUPATIONS AT THE GAULT SITE COLLINS, Michael B., WILLIAMS, Thomas J., and VELCHOFF, Nancy, Gault School of Archaeological Research, Texas State University, USA
2. EXCAVATION OF THE SAND MAMMOTH: A PRELIMINARY REPORT KEELEY, Sandra, and KEELEY, Robert, Stout Research Center, California State Parks, USA, HOLEN, Kathleen, Center for American Paleolithic Research, Hot Springs, South Dakota, USA, JEFFERSON, George T., and MURRAY, Lyndon, Stout Research Center, California State Parks, California, USA
3. ROBERT BEGOLE’S EARLY MAN SITES IN THE ANZA-BORREGO DESERT STATE PARK: NEW RESEARCH ON LITHICS IN DESERT PAVEMENTS IN HYPERARID ENVIRONMENTS RUNNELS, Curtis, MURRAY, Priscilla, and HOLCOMB, Justin, Boston University, USA, WEGMAN, Karl, North Carolina State University, USA, EPPES, Martha C., University of North Carolina-Charlotte, USA, SHARP, Warren D. Berkeley Geochronology Center, Berkeley, California, USA
4. EARLY HOMININ DISPERSAL INTO NORTH AMERICA DURING LATE MIS6/5E CLIMATE AND ECOLOGICAL EXPLANATIONS OF HOMININ AND FAUNAL MOVEMENTS HOLEN, Steven R., Center for American Paleolithic Research, Hot Springs, South Dakota, USA, FULLAGAR, Richard, Centre for Archaeological Science, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales 2552, Australia, and HOLEN, Kathleen, Center for American Paleolithic Research, Hot Springs, South Dakota, USA

Keynote Address

WHEN DID PEOPLE FIRST ARRIVE IN AUSTRALIA? FULLAGAR, Richard, Centre for Archaeological Science, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Wollongong, Australia