Arboretum Chinese Labor Quarters Project

A collaborative, community-based archaeology project about the history of Chinese workers at Stanford

Congratulations to Megan Victor!

Please join us in congratulating ACLQ postdoctoral scholar Megan Victor on her new appointment as Associate Professor of Anthropology at Queens’ College, City University of New York. Megan leaves Stanford on August 25, 2020. She will continue to work with the Arboretum Chinese Labor Quarters Project as an Affiliated Researcher. She can be reached at…
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July 27, 2020 0

Veronica’s Farewell Lunch

Many thanks to all who came to Veronica’s farewell lunch on Friday, 7/19/19. What a joy to see anthropology department staff, Heritage Services, and friends made along this past year come together! Veronica is starting her Ph.D. studies in anthropology at Harvard University in Fall 2019. She can be reached at

July 26, 2019 0

May 28, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

Please join us for a public archaeology event at the Arboretum Chinese Labor Quarters Site, on May 28th from 2:00 to 3:00 PM. Megan Victor, Laura Jones, the Spring field methods course students and the Heritage Services archaeologists will be on hand to answer any questions about the ongoing excavations. If you’d like to attend,…
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April 8, 2019 0

April 30, 2019 @ 1:30 PM

Please join us for a tea ceremony hosted by Gerry Low-Sabado to commemorate the start of large-scale excavations at the site. If you’d like to attend, please contact Veronica ( so that we can plan accordingly and give directions to the site. The closest parking garage is the Cantor Art Museum visitor’s lot. Getting to…
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April 3, 2019 0