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ACMS News

The ACMS Ulaanbaatar office is closed from Wednesday, February 14 to Monday, February 19

The ACMS Ulaanbaatar office is closed from Wednesday, February 14 to Monday, February 19, in observation of Tsagaan Sar and Presidents' Day. Please note we will reopen on Tuesday, February 20.  

By | February 12th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

ACMS welcomes Mongolian President Elbegdorj at the University of Pennsylvania campus Sept. 23

At the recommendation of the ACMS, Mongolian President Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj will give a special lecture at the University of Pennsylvania at 4:00pm on Friday, September 23rd, 2016. The University of Pennsylvania houses the ACMS US [...]

By | September 2nd, 2016|Categories: News|0 Comments

Field Notes

Ikh Nart: An Archaeological Treasure Trove- Blake Epstein

Mongolia Field Note #12- author Blake Epstein The Ikh Nart Nature Preserve contains a vast array of archaeological sites and artifacts spanning more than 9,000 years of the human history. It is a 66,000-hectare preserve, [...]

By | January 15th, 2018|Categories: Field Notes|0 Comments

Amur Falcon nesting ecology: a case-study in land-use practices, climate change, and protected areas in central Mongolia – Ryan C. Burner

Studying the nesting ecology of the Amur Falcon alongside herds of Takhi, the Mongolia wild horse. Photo credit: Gombobaatar Sundev. Mongolia Field note #10, author: Ryan C. Burner Mongolia, due to its diversity [...]

By | September 25th, 2017|Categories: Field Notes|0 Comments

Ulaanbaatar Studies and the Pursuit of Knowledge in the City Streets – Paweł Szczap

Mongolia Field note #9, author: Paweł Szczap Home to roughly half of the population of Mongolia, the capital of the country – Ulaanbaatar – in many ways remains a curious case. This once nomadic, monastic encampment [...]

By | August 31st, 2017|Categories: Field Notes|0 Comments

“HerderVision”: Bringing audiences closer to the Mongolian experience using 360 video – Peter Bittner

  Setting up a DSLR and 360 video interview with a herder in Bornoor Mongolia Field Note #8, author: Peter Bittner Setting out this summer with support from the ACMS Summer Field Research [...]

By | February 13th, 2017|Categories: Field Notes|0 Comments

Mongol Music Archive: Capturing everyday uses of traditional music in the daily lives of Mongolian herders – Dimitri Staszewski

Mongolia Field Note #7, author: Dimitri Staszewski Coming to Mongolia for the first time in 2013 I met and interviewed a nomadic herder named Tsevengdorj. Talking about how he used music in his daily life [...]

By | December 9th, 2016|Categories: Field Notes|0 Comments

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