Christy Miller Hesed to Receive Awards
NC CASC Postdoc Christy Miller Hesed and her colleagues - Michael Paolisso, Elizabeth Van Dolah, and Katherine Johnson - are receiving two awards for their work on the Deal Island Peninsula Partnership at the Society for Applied Anthropology conference this March. Their work was selected for the Washington Association of Professional Anthropologists Praxis Award for outstanding achievement in translating anthropological knowledge into action. They will also receive the Robert A. and Beverly H. Hackenberg Prize, which recognizes Society for Applied Anthropology members and their community partners whose work demonstrates sustained and meaningful collaboration to improve the communities where they live and work. Congratulations, Christy and colleagues!