Debra Bolter, professor of anthropology at Modesto Junior College, shows her current research project – the bones and skull of a juvenile male primate from the Malapa cave in the same Cradle of Life region of South Africa where the Rising Star site is located. Bolter was called into the dig because of her expertise in juvenile primate bones. She is pictured in her office at MJC on Thursday.
Debra Bolter, professor of anthropology at Modesto Junior College, shows her current research project – the bones and skull of a juvenile male primate from the Malapa cave in the same Cradle of Life region of South Africa where the Rising Star site is located. Bolter was called into the dig because of her expertise in juvenile primate bones. She is pictured in her office at MJC on Thursday. Nan Austin naustin@modbee.com
Debra Bolter, professor of anthropology at Modesto Junior College, shows her current research project – the bones and skull of a juvenile male primate from the Malapa cave in the same Cradle of Life region of South Africa where the Rising Star site is located. Bolter was called into the dig because of her expertise in juvenile primate bones. She is pictured in her office at MJC on Thursday. Nan Austin naustin@modbee.com

Modesto professor part of team picked to probe Rising Star find in South Africa

September 20, 2015 6:06 PM