Michael Malpass, Professor of Anthropology and Dana Chair in the Social Sciences, was elected to the Institute of Andean Research (IAR) at its December 2008 meetings.
The Anthropology Department's Joel Savishinsky, the Charles A. Dana Professor Emeritus in the Social Sciences, was recently a scholar-in-residence at Indiana University where he deliverd the annual Susan B. Eklund Lecture in aging studies and led several workshops and classes.
Phillips Stevens, associate professor of anthropology at SUNY Buffalo, discusses Iraq, ethics, and the use of anthropology in the U.S. military's Human Terrain System.
When: Thursday, October 8, at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Textor Hall 103
Free and open to the public. Reception to follow presentation.
In conjunction with the Anthropology Club, students who traveled to Mumbai this past summer on the Anthropology India Field School will be holding a fundraiser for the NGO, ADAPT in the North Foyer of Emerson Suites on Monday September 28th from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
What do the following have in common: vegemite, jackfruit, cockroaches, and seaweed? They are all foods commonly eaten in different parts of the world, although many Americans find them distasteful, smelly, or downright taboo to eat. These are also all foods that students sampled during the spring semester course called Archaeology of Food. Paula Turkon, assistant professor of anthropology,...