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

Congratulations to our spring 2017 graduates: Adriana Allen, Chase Bahr, Taylor Brower, Haley Hauck, Ethan Keys, Mark Kudron, Sara Rainey, Maggie Reynolds, and Rodney Steve!

The Department of Anthropology and Sociology held its annual student appreciation and awards dinner on April 27, 2017. Check out who received an award and who was inducted to the honor societies!

Dr. Meissner had students make their own pottery using prehistoric methods in ANT 231: Introduction to Archaeology and Physical Anthropology. See pictures of their experience.

Congratulations to Dr. Matthew Ward for being selected to receive one the esteemed Aubrey Keith and Ella Ginn Lucas Endowment for Faculty Excellence Awards. The highly competitive and prestigious award was established in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Aubrey K. Lucas to support and reward faculty distinction in instruction and research.

Congratulations to our department chair, Dr. Ann Marie Kinnell, who is the recipient of the 2017 College of Arts & Letters Service Award.

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.