Remembering Dorothy “Dottie” Holland

May 8, 2019

May 8, 2019 Professor James Peacock: Remembering Dottie Holland Dorothy Holland has been a friend to Florence and me since the late sixties when she was a graduate student at UNC and we had just moved here. After she did … Continued

ANTH 67 “Race, Racialization, and Blackness” Field Trip

April 29, 2019

  Students in the First-Year Seminar “Race, Racialization, and Blackness,” visited as a part of the course content the International Civil Rights Center & Museum and the Beloved Community Center, both in Greensboro, NC, on March 23, 2019. An Anthropology … Continued

April Department Celebrations!

April 3, 2019

April 17, 2019 Further achievements by our undergraduate students: Chris Lamack has been admitted to PhD programs in Anthropology at the University of Wisconsin Madison and University of Pennsylvania, both with funding.  He is currently weighing his options. Abigail (Abby) … Continued

Department Celebrations

March 19, 2019

March 19, 2019 Further achievements by our students: Eric Thomas has been awarded a Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship. Ana Ramirez has been awarded a 3-year Ford Pre-doctoral Fellowship. Achsah Dorsey received the Richard Bland Fellowship from the Professional Pathways Program … Continued

Department Achievements and Celebrations

February 18, 2019

February 18, 2019 Celebrations Further achievements by our students: First-year grad student Julio Villa-Palomino has been awarded the Beatrice and John Whiting Society for Psychological Anthropology (SPA) Biennial Travel Grant ($400) to facilitate participation in the 2019 SPA Biennial Meetings … Continued

Samantha King featured in CURS

February 7, 2019

February 7, 2019 PhD student Samantha King dissertation project was recently featured in CURS (Center for Urban and Regional Studies). To see the full article, click here.

Anthropology Graduate Students Featured as Global Grads

January 29, 2019

January 29, 2019 First- year PhD students, Parag Jyoti Saikia and Ana Ramirez, were both recently featured on the Graduate Student Diversity page of Global Grads. To see Parag’s profile click here. For Ana, click here.

Department Celebrations

January 15, 2019

January 15, 2019 Achievements by our students and student/faculty partnerships: Sugandh Gupta has been awarded the Taraknath Das Foundation Fellowship through Columbia University in support of her doctoral dissertation research in Jammu, India ($5,000). Senior Anth Major William Brinson and … Continued

Three Anthropology Undergrads initiated into Phi Beta Kappa

January 10, 2019

January 10, 2019 The department of Anthropology celebrated three undergraduate majors initiated into Alpha of North Carolina Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa in the fall semester. Congratulations Abifail Ganez, Kimberly Oliver, and Jessica Whalen!