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The Anthropology Department offers cutting edge emphases for both undergraduates and graduates. Combine your studies in anthropology with medicine, nursing or public health or concentrate in international studies and business.

 

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RESCHEDULED EVENT!!! National Anthropology Day

Date posted: February 17th, 2015

The celebration of National Anthropology Day has been rescheduled for February 26th!!! Event begins at 1:00 PM in Mather Memorial 201. Join us for pizza, popcorn, raffle and prizes, and featured movie “The Hunters” by John Marshall.

Anthropology Spotlight Lecture Series

Date posted: January 26th, 2015

Join us on Monday, April 13, 2015 from 4:15 – 5:30 PM in Mather Memorial 201 for this year’s Anthropology Spotlight Lecture Series featuring Dr. Nathaniel Kendall-Taylor on “Framing for Change: A Cultural-Cognitive Approach to Communication.” […Read more]

Dr. Katia Almeida receives the Carl F. Wittke Award for Excellence in Teaching

Date posted: May 9th, 2014

Congratulations to Dr. Katia Almeida, recipient of the 2014 Carl F. Wittke Award for Excellence in Teaching.The award is presented annually to two faculty members who have demonstrated excellence in undergraduate teaching. A full length interview was recently featured in The Daily, click here to read the full article.

Outstanding examples of strength of the faculty in our department

Date posted: March 20th, 2014

In addition to members of the anthropology faculty who conduct cutting-edge research they are also outstanding examples of strength in teaching and mentoring both undergraduate and graduate students.

NEW! Publications

Date posted: November 25th, 2013

New publications from faculty Dr. Goldstein & Dr. Korbin

The Department of Anthropology is now a member of the national anthropology honor society of Lambda Alpha

Date posted: October 14th, 2013

Please consider joining!

Anthropology Graduate Students in the news

Date posted: October 1st, 2013

We are proud to announce the unparalleled success of the students in our graduate program in Medical Anthropology and Global Health in obtaining highly competitive national grant awards to support their doctoral dissertation research.

Highlights

Certificate in Anthropology and Global Health


Learn about the extraordinary success of Anthropology graduate students in obtaining national funding for their doctoral dissertation research.


Interactive Map of Anthropology Research Conducted by Faculty and PhD Candidates at Case Western Reserve University


Learn how to join Lambda Alpha, the CWRU Ohio Theta Chapter of the national honors society for students of Anthropology


Interested in a career in Anthropology? American Anthropological Association (AAA) website, This Is Anthropology, may have helpful information.

 

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