2nd Annual Anthropology Alumni Lecture Series

The 2nd Annual Anthropology Alumni Lecture Series consisted of five lectures given by previous students of the anthropology department. The guest speakers gave insight about the field of anthropology after graduation.

Visiting Speakers:

March 2, Peter Hauser
Title of Talk: " Graduate School and Business Anthropology"

March 16, Timothy Shortley
Title of Talk: " Teaching Anthropology & Biological Anthropology"

March 23, Matt Jorgenson
Title of Talk: "Practicing and Applied Archaeologist

March 30, Fiona Baxter
Title of Talk: "Institutional Planning Assessment & Applied Anthropology

April 6, Crystal Bowe
Title of Talk: " Being a Physician and Medical Anthropology

Department News

 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.