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December 4, 2019

Have you ever used your teeth to open a tricky package of chips? Or had your hands so full that you use your mouth to hold something instead? You’re not alone—this behavior was practiced by both…

November 27, 2019

The world’s love for chocolate has helped decimate protected forests in western Africa as some residents have turned protected areas into illegal cocoa farms and hunting grounds. But an…

November 8, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Debbie Guatelli-Steinberg as well as her collaborators Qian Wang (Texas A&M University College of Dentistry), Qiang Zhao (Mercer University), and Luci Kohn (Soutern…

November 3, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Juno Parreñas, Assistant Professor in the Department of Women’s Gender, and Sexuality Studies, and Department of Anthropology affiliate, who has been awarded the 2019…

November 1, 2019

In a talk that Dr. Wendy Vogt gave in the Department of Anthropology on 18 October 2019, she addressed emerging global transit journeys and in particular, the journey of Central American   asylum…

October 23, 2019

Yesterday’s undergraduate mentoring event, “Applying to Graduate School” was a great success! Five graduate students; Dr. Field, chair of the Graduate Studies Committee; and Mackie O’Hara and Mark…

September 28, 2019

Mark Moritz and Mark Anthony Arceño presented how Carmen Canvas is used to support transformative learning in the Introduction to Cultural Anthropology course at the Innovate Fall Showcase. They…

September 18, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Jeffrey Cohen for his award of a National Science Foundation grant to study the question, “Can the development of niche traditional diet become a pathway to economic success…

September 13, 2019

Have you noticed a giant snake-like structure resting in a small plot of corn outside of 18th Avenue Library? Last Friday, September 6, members of the Department of Anthropology and the Knowlton…