brian kemp

Common Reading Tuesdays to begin

PULLMAN – “Common Reading Tuesdays” – the newest addition to the popular Common Reading program at Washington State University —  starts this week, bringing some of the most compelling research on campus directly to the students. Dr. Brian Kemp, molecular anthropologist and ancient DNA specialist, will meet with freshmen and others at 7 p.m. Tuesday […]

The search continues,Alaskan descendants

Washington State University molecular anthropologist Brian Kemp will travel to Southeast Alaska to try to find living descendants of the ancient remains of a 10,300 year-old man found in 1996 in the On Your Knees Cave on Prince of Wales Island, Alaska. Kemp will be collecting DNA samples of volunteer tribal members June 5-7 during […]