ANT 315 - American Indians
ANT 322/SOC 350 - Race and Ethnicity
ANT 439/539 - Topics in Archaeology: Archaeology of the Maya and Mesoamerica
SOC 301 - Wealth, Status, and Power
ANT 442/542 - Medical Anthropology
ANT 315 - American Indians
ANT 322/SOC 350 - Race and Ethnicity
ANT 439/539 - Topics in Archaeology: Archaeology of the Maya and Mesoamerica
SOC 301 - Wealth, Status, and Power
ANT 442/542 - Medical Anthropology

Important Dates and Events

Check out the Anthropology and Sociology classes that are offered in summer and fall 2017.

Check here for important dates such as last day to withdraw.

Department News

Presentations at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Archaeological Association on February 11, 2017:

  • Brian Flynt “Archaeological Investigations of an Antebellum Plantation Site in Mississippi’s Pine Hills”.
  • Ed Jackson “Coles Creek Feasting at the Feltus and Aden Sites”

Dr. Nathan Meissner took his students from ANT 231 to the Hattiesburg Zoo to apply their classroom knowledge during a primate observation. Check out the pictures!

Dr. Katie Smith and graduate students Sally Skelton and Sara Banks attended the 2017 Southeastern Evolutionary Perspectives Society conference from February 9-12, 2017 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Dr. Kari Phelan Kozlowski has a cool new Teaching Sociology article - Seeing Race: Teaching Residential Segregation with the Racial Dot Map.

Thank you to our anthropology and sociology alumni for sharing their experiences with our students. Read more.

Check out the story about Dr. Jackson's Research in the Delta

Alumni Spotlight

LIFE AFTER USM


Terri Knight (’09) BA, Sociology alum, is an owner of the Knight Butcher in Laurel.  She works with Laurel Main Street’s promotion committee and is a member of The Laurel Arts League, where she helps organize community events.  See how her experience at USM helped prepare her for a career in business, and community organization and marketing.