5th Annual Anthropology Alumni Lecture Series

The 5th Annual Anthropology Alumni Lecture Series took place in April 2014 and consisted of three lectures given by previous students of the anthropology department. This year's series focused on life and work after graduation and was a great example of the series continued success.

Visiting Speakers:

April 2, Bach Pham
Title of Talk: "So, You're a What?: Preparing to Work as a Cultural Anthropologist in the Real World"
Year of Graduation and Degree: MA in Anthropology (2012), Concentration in Cultural Anthropology

April 9, Emma Browning
Title of Talk: "All Over the Place: Literally and Figuratively"
Year of Graduation and Degree: BA in Anthropology (2011), Double Major in Theatre Arts and Anthropology with a Concentration in Archaeology and a Minor in French

April 16, Lauren Souther
Title of Talk: "Cultural Resource Management: A Career in Archaeology"
Year of Graduation and Degree: MA in Anthropology (2012), Concentration in Bioarchaeology

Department News

Check out the accomplishments and activities of the Anthropology Student Organization in the latest Annual Report!

 Congratulations to all of our new graduates in Anthropology! The graduation ceremony was held on Friday and was well attended by family and friends. Thanks to all of our faculty and staff that helped make the event a success! Check out one of our featured graduates interviewed on WNCT!

The Anthropology Student Organization (ANSO) raised $750 during a bake sale over 3 days for earthquake survivors in Nepal.  Proceeds were sent to Direct Relief, a nonprofit which works with local Non-Governmental Organizations: http://www.directrelief.org/emergency/ Thank you for everyone's support!

 Check out the latest Department of Anthropology Spring 2015 newsletter highlighting some of our recent activities! Download a copy here.

 Discovery is a core characteristic of pirates at ECU! See our Anthropology summer field school student, Mansi Trivedi, explain some of the discoveries in Jordan on the latest ECU Values video.