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June 19, 2019

How do we understand the past? For the proto-urban site of Çatalhöyük, located in modern day Turkey, the answer is 25 years of excavation and post-excavation research. In a paper published in the…

June 5, 2019

In May 2019, Dr. Jeffrey Cohen traveled to the South Central University for Nationalities (SCUN) in Wuhan, Hubei province, China. During his trip, Dr. Cohen signed a memo of understanding between…

May 29, 2019

During commencement on May 5, 2019, The Department of Anthropology was proud to see 49 of our students graduate from both undergraduate (BA and BS) and doctoral degrees.  We would like to take a…

May 14, 2019

The Department of Anthropology is excited to congratulate Dr. Nick Kawa on his receipt of a Post-PhD Research Grant from the Wenner Gren Foundation. These grants are awarded bi-annually to…

May 2, 2019

Written by Shane A. Scaggs, Anthropology PhD student, NSF Graduate Research Fellow

The Ohio State University Anthropology Department, the Kirwan Institute, and the Center for Ethnic…

April 29, 2019

Every year, undergraduate students are invited to nominate their research mentor for the Excellence in Undergraduate Research Mentoring Awards (offered through The Office Student Academic Success…

April 5, 2019

Dr. Jeffrey Cohen presented his lecture “A House of Mirrors: Migration and Its Reflection” at the Twentieth Annual George and Mary Foster Distinguished Lecture in Cultural Anthropology, March 4,…

March 26, 2019

The Department of Anthropology recently changed the course Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (ANTHROP 2202), which has been taught for almost as long as the department has been around, by no…

March 26, 2019

Mentorship is an instrumental aspect of personal growth. Recognizing this, The Ohio State University’s Institute for Teaching and Learning created the “FIT” Program: Faculty Foundation, Impact,…