Where Are They Now?

As a PhD candidate in anthropology, it can be a real challenge to do fieldwork, teach classes, write your dissertation while keeping food in your stomach and a roof over your head. Anyone who’s in that exciting but occasionally nerve-wracking time probably agrees that a little extra funding can really help the process along. The … Continue reading Where Are They Now?

Flash Mob in Anthropology Class

As many readers are heading back to school, one professor shares a video clip of the flash mob that cropped up in first year social anthropology lecture at La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia last academic year: Thank you for sharing, Klara!

Graduate School Fair and Student Saturday at the Annual Meeting

The AAA Graduate School Fair will be held on Saturday, November 20 at the Annual Meeting in New Orleans, in Grand Ballroom C, 5th Floor of the Sheraton from 10 am-2 pm. The Graduate School Fair is part of “Student Saturday,” an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to attend the meeting for one day at the deeply … Continue reading Graduate School Fair and Student Saturday at the Annual Meeting

AAA/NAPA Employer Expo

The Employer Expo organized by NAPA with the support of CoPAPIA and the AA Department of Academic Relations and Practicing and Applied Programs features public, private, and non-profit organizations that employ anthropologists, and showcases how anthropologists contribute to the innovation and creativity of these groups. The Expo is not a job fair but an opportunity … Continue reading AAA/NAPA Employer Expo