Dr. Sarah Newman is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at James Madison University. She received her Master’s and Doctorate degrees from Brown University and her Bachelor’s degree from Yale University. Sarah has been working in Mesoamerica for ten years, most recently at the site of El Zotz, Guatemala. Her research has been funded by the Fulbright Scholars Program, the National Science Foundation, and the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, among others. She is a co-author of Temple of the Night Sun: A Royal Tomb at El Diablo, Guatemala and recent articles in Journal of Archaeological Science and Antiquity.