ANT 101 - Human Experience
SOC 101 - Understanding Society
Fieldschool 2016
{top: 30, left: 40}Archaeological Fieldschool 2016 under Dr. Ed Jackson
SOC 360 - Globalization
ANT 449/549 - Nutitional Anthropology
ANT 101 - Human Experience
SOC 101 - Understanding Society
Fieldschool 2016
SOC 360 - Globalization
ANT 449/549 - Nutitional Anthropology

Important Dates and Events

Dr. Ed Jackson is offering the Archaeological Fieldschool this summer. Check out the details! (pdf)

Check out the Anthropology and Sociology classes that are offered in summer and fall 2016.

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

Department News

Congratulations to our spring 2016 graduates: Cody Abdadie, Rebecca Aucoin, Sara Banks, Adrianne Buck, Kaitlyn Hall, and Lakeshia Thomas.

Congratulations to all our 2016 award recipients! Check out who got an award!

Congratulations to Emmalea Gomberg, Anthropology MA student, who was inducted into the Graduate School hall of fame on April 4, 2016!

Congratulations to Emmalea Gomberg and Rylie Halfhill for winning 1st and 3rd for their posters in the Social Science and Business division at the 2016 Graduate Student Symposium!

Ann Marie Kinnell has been elected by the Mississippi Center for Nonprofits to serve as a board member for a three year term. The mission of MCN is to strengthen the capacity of nonprofits throughout Mississippi. As a member of the board she will also be working towards expanding education opportunities for nonprofits and individuals interested in working with nonprofits.

Check out the 2015 Anthropology Newsletter (pdf)

Alumni Spotlight

LIFE AFTER USM

Samantha Walker

Samantha Herrington '13 B.S., Sociology alum, earned her master's degree from USM in Economic Development, and currently is working at the Humane Society Silicon Valley in San Jose, CA.  There she was recently promoted to Individual Giving Administrator, a job that she really enjoys.  See how her experience at USM helped prepare her for her job in fundraising and working with her furry friends!