McClung Museum News

In Memoriam: Michael H. Logan


Michael H. Logan, a professor emeritus in the Department of Anthropology, passed away Saturday, May 21. He was 74.

UT Gardens and McClung Museum Partner to Grow Prehistoric Native American Plants


UT’s McClung Museum has partnered with UT Gardens to create a garden featuring food plants grown in the Americas thousands of years before the arrival of Europeans. The project is the work of Gary Crites, the McClung Museum’s curator of paleoethnobotany; Susan Hamilton, UT Gardens director; James Newburn, UT Gardens assistant director; and Holly Jones, UT Gardens kitchen manager.