Lambda Alpha

National Collegiate Honorary Anthropology Society Beta Chapter of Mississippi

Lambda Alpha is a national collegiate honorary anthropology society. Requirements for undergraduate membership into Southern Miss's Beta Chapter are a 3.00 GPA in at least 12 hours of anthropology as well as a 2.75 GPA overall. Graduate requirements are a 3.25 GPA in anthropology and a 3.00 GPA overall.

The chapter annually sponsors a book prize for the best graduate and undergraduate papers written in anthropology. 

The Beta of Mississippi chapter is pleased to announce the Lambda Alpha Awards for Best Papers in Anthropology for 2014. This year’s winners for Best Papers in Anthropology are Catherine Geiger, Jonathon Geiger and Matthew Greer.

The faculty adviser is Dr. Marie Danforth.