Skip to main content

Department Celebrations

April 6, 2018

April 6, 2018 Dottie Holland will receive the 2018 Ned Brooks Award for Public Service today in the Carolina Club, Alumni Center. Guy Shalev was awarded the prestigious Dan David Prize for Bioethics. Michelle Rivkin-Fish has been offered a Lady … Read more

Anthropology undergrad Alex Polydoroff selected as Burch Fellow

April 2, 2018

April 2, 2018 Five students from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s College of Arts and Sciences were selected as recipients of the 2018 Burch Fellowship to pursue unique, self-defined educational experiences anywhere off UNC-Chapel Hill’s campus. The … Read more

FYS visits International Civil Rights Center and Museum

March 27, 2018

March 27, 2018 First Year Seminar students in the Anthropology course “Race, Racialization, and Blackness: A Multidimensional Approach,” visited the International Civil Rights Center and Museum and the Beloved Community Center, both in Greensboro, NC (March 24, 2018). The students … Read more

Department Celebrates Graduate Student Achievements

March 26, 2018

March 26, 2018 We are celebrating the Anthropology Graduate Students who will be recognized at this years Graduate Student Recognition Celebration on April 5!   Prestigious External Fellowship Awardees Dayuma Alban, Inter-American Foundation Grassroots Development Fellowship Maia Dedrick, NSF Doctoral … Read more

Department Celebrations!

March 2, 2018

March 2, 2018 Elisabeth Kago Nebie, PhD Candidate in Anthropology, has been offered a two-year Earth Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship at Columbia University. Dr. Heather Lapham (RLA Research Archaeologist) has been elected to the Board of the Society for American Archaeology. … Read more

Graduate Student Dawn Rivers Receives Halperin Award

February 28, 2018

February 28, 2018 Anthropology graduate student, Dawn Rivers, was recently awarded the Halperin Memorial pre-doctoral travel fellowship for her project “Self-Employment in Post-Industrial Capitalist Economies”. This fellowship will allow Dawn to travel to San Sebastian, Spain to do preliminary fieldwork this … Read more

Graduate Student Geoffrey Hughes Named Dean’s Graduate Fellows

February 26, 2018

February 26, 2018 Anthropology graduate student, Geoffrey Hughes, was recently named a Dean’s Graduate Fellow. This fellowship is made possible by an endowment funded by generous gifts from many Carolina alumni over the years. Dean’s Graduate Fellows will receive a … Read more