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September 16, 2020
A Big Day for Chicago Sports Fans Who May Have Needed It

A trinity of sports victories befell Chicago on Sunday, when three of the city’s teams won important games.On Sunday, the Bears rallied a…

September 9, 2020

A team led by Inés Valdez (Political Science) and Mark Moritz (Anthropology) is creating curriculum and tools for training data science students, researchers and professionals that consider how…

August 26, 2020

The Affordable Learning Exchange (ALX) is expanding their scope this autumn by piloting a racial justice grant. This new opportunity will support instructors who are incorporating assignments,…

August 20, 2020

Dr. Elizabeth Gardiner successfully defended her dissertation Land Privatization, Tenure Security, and Food Security in Rural Burkina Faso on Monday 17 August. The dissertation is based on…

August 19, 2020
Some are barricading villages and growing their own food Originally published in
  By Jeffrey H. Cohen Professor of Anthropology, The Ohio State University

While the coronavirus …

August 12, 2020
Fluted projectile points were used like a “peacock’s feathers”

People living in southern Arabia some 8,000 years ago created intricate stone weapons that were not just useful, but designed to “…

July 13, 2020

Incoming Anthropology undergraduate Naa Dromo Korley was nominated for the 2020 Athlete Award presented by The Columbus Dispatch & Encova Insurance.  The Columbus Dispatch & Encova…

July 7, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Fall courses in the Department of Anthropology may be offered in part or entirely online. Below is a list of courses offered as of July 6, 2020, and their anticipated…

June 3, 2020

 

The Department of Anthropology is deeply saddened by the circumstances surrounding the death of George Floyd and the continued systemic violence inflicted upon people of color. Through…