ANT 101 - Human Experience
Where is Dr. Joe Paul
{top: 20, left: 30}Anthropology Display at the Frazier Museum of Natural Science
ANT 101 - Human Experience
Where is Dr. Joe Paul

Important Dates and Events

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Last day to withdraw from the University and receive a grade of W
(After this date students will earn a letter grade for all enrolled courses)

Friday, May 1, 2015

Last day of full term and second half-semester (8W2) classes

Department News

Leadership Cases in Community Nonprofit Organizations, written by Dr. Ann Marie Kinnell and colleagues, has been updated to a second edition. Check it out!

Congratulations to all our anthropology and sociology students that graduated December 12, 2014!

Check out the Anthropology Newsletter! (pdf)

New publication by Dr. Julie Reid and Dr. Amy Miller: “‘We understand better because we have been mothers': teaching, maternalism, and gender equality in Bolivian education” in Gender and Education, Volume 26, Issue 6, 2014.

Amanda Harvey, Anthropology MA ’11, currently pursuing her PhD in Anthropology at the University of Nevada Reno, was recently awarded an honorable mention for a poster presented at the second annual Western Bioarchaeological Group conference in Las Vegas, NV.  The poster, Spanish, Maya, or Both, was co-authored with Dr. Marie Danforth.

Read the article in the Student Printz about Dr. Danforth's talk on "Oetzi, the Iceman".

Alumni Spotlight


Tyler Cargill

Tyler Cargill, '12 BA Anthropology alum, earned his master's degree from the University of Exeter in Great Britain, and currently is working in the Repatriation Office of the National Museum of Natural History in Washington, DC.  There he is collaborating on a project that looks at healing patterns in traumatic injuries to the skeleton comparing humans and great apes.  See how his experience at USM helped prepare him for his job at the Smithsonian!