NPS 407/507 Nonprofit Boards and Volunteers
ANT 101 - Human Experience
Where is Dr. Joe Paul
{top: 20, left: 30}Anthropology Display at the Frazier Museum of Natural Science
NPS 407/507 Nonprofit Boards and Volunteers
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

Congratulations to Allison McDaniel (Sociology major) who won the 2015 CSRW Kathanne W. Greene Paper Award (undergraduate paper award). She won for her paper written in Sociology Research Methods, "Harassment and Sexism in Online Gaming.” The Kathanne W. Greene Paper Award recognizes one graduate and one undergraduate student each year for their outstanding essay or research article focusing on gender issues.

New edited volume out from Dr. Robert Adelman and colleagues. Robert Adelman is a 1992 graduate of the Sociology Program. He is now an associate professor of sociology at the University at Buffalo. The cover is designed by Robert Walden who graduated from USM in 1992 with a degree in art.
Race, Space, and Exclusion: Segregation and Beyond in Metropolitan America (Paperback) - Routledge
This collection of original essays takes a new look at race in urban spaces by highlighting the intersection of the physical separation of minority groups and the social processes of their marginalization. Race, Space, and Exclusion provides a|By Routledge

Congratulations to two of our Anthropology MA alums! Jessica Kowalski and Lynn Funkhouser, now doctoral students at the University of Alabama, recently were awarded David deJarnette dissertation research awards from their department.

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)

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!