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ACMS Summer Mongolian Language Students Give High Marks to Quality of Program

The five students participating in this summer's ACMS Mongolian language program in Ulaanbaatar provided both positive feedback and useful suggestions in the survey that followed. Nearly three out of every four box "checked" was in [...]

By |October 2nd, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Over 500 Books Donated by ACMS Member, Blake Epstein

Thanks to the generous donation from our wonderful member Blake Epstein, ACMS was able to distribute over 500 English-language academic books to schools located in Mongolia. ACMS identified ten schools that follow a Cambridge curriculum, [...]

By |September 6th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Sustainable Architectural Research Assistant – Job Opportunity

FULBRIGHT - The Fulbright Program, is an American scholarship program of competitive, meritbased grants for international educational exchange for students, scholars, teachers, professionals, scientists and artists, founded by United States Senator J. William [...]

By |May 14th, 2018|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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