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Early this year, more than 60 molecular anthropologists from across the country gathered in San Antonio, Texas, to hone their technical and analytical skills in the growing field of genomics at the first ever Application of Genomics to Anthropo- logical Research (AGAR) workshop. This two-day workshop, held between January 9th and 10th at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute, was organized by the Education Committee of the American Association of Anthropological Genetics (AAAG) and sought to address the major advantages (and hurdles) related to integration of state-of-the-art genomic data into anthropological studies.