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Childhood Discoveries

In his youth, Michael Ohnersorgen spent his summers on his uncle’s ranch in Arizona. “I remember seeing a lot of pottery and arrowheads and things like that on the ground, and as a kid I always thought that was interesting,” he recalls. While studying pre-medicine in college, he came to the conclusion that anthropology was the field he really loved.

An Ancient Culture

Michael Ohnersorgen
Assistant Professor, Anthropology
UM St. Louis

By Jacqueline Lampert