Affectionate Farewell: Emeritus Professor of Anthropology Beverly Newbold Chiñas

Our hearts are heavy to share the news that Professor Emeritus Beverly Newbold Chiñas, who taught in the Department of Anthropology for 26 years, passed away on May 24. She was 97 years old. Born on September 1, 1924, on her family’s farm in Minden, Nebraska, Chiñas was cooking, baking, and sewing her own clothes … Read more