Anthropology Professor James Peacock Honored

November 19, 2018

November 19, 2018 James Peacock of Chapel Hill is a respected academic whose research has shaped Carolina and the understanding of global relations. He was instrumental in founding World View, a UNC-Chapel Hill public service program that prepares K-12 and … Continued

Anthropology professor to edit book series

November 6, 2018

November 6, 2018 A new book series, Bridging Anthropological Perspectives on Health and Well-Being, (University of Florida Press) is being launched under the editorship of Dale Hutchinson (U North Carolina) and Sharon DeWitte (U South Carolina). Of particular interest are … Continued

Department Celebrations!

October 10, 2018

October 10, 2018 Karla Slocum has started her five-year named professorship, the Thomas Willis Lambeth Distinguished Chair in Public Policy Lorraine Aragon won a Rajkumar Faculty Fellowship from the Carolina Asia Center during summer 2018. Ampson Hagan has been awarded … Continued

Summer Research in Peru!

August 10, 2018

August 10, 2018 Anthropology professor Florence Babb and graduate student Lucia Stavig spent some time doing research in Peru in July.  

In the Field with Aidan Paul in Peru – Part 2

July 17, 2018

July 17, 2018 Report from the Second and Third Weeks of Excavation at the UNC Archaeology and Bioarchaeology Field School in Peru Aidan Paul This is the second in a series of three reports on the excavations currently being conducted … Continued

Anthropology PhD student helps with UNC Edible Campus

July 12, 2018

July 12, 2018 Working with plants in the present and the past, Ph.D. candidate Gabby Purcell has split her summer between dissertation research in the lab, and an internship with the UNC Edible Campus program. Her dissertation research involves looking … Continued