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Anthropology


The integrative study of human beings
at all times and in all places
Headshot of UNC Anthropology Colloquium speaker David Wengrow and includes text that says "UNC Department of Anthropology presents: David Wengrow, Professor of Comparative Archaeology, Institute of Archaeology, University College of London" in white over a maroon red background.

A Visit from Wengrow

February 14, 2024 David Wengrow, professor of comparative archaeology at University College London gave a lecture as part of the UNC-Chapel Hill Department of Anthropology Colloquium Series in early February. The event, held in Hyde Hall, ended a two-day campus … Read more

Congratulations to our 2024 retirees

January 26, 2024 Congratulations Lorraine Aragon, Dale Hutchinson, Don Nonini, John Scarry, Margie Scarry, Sandy Smith-Nonini, and Laurie Steponaitis, our 2024 faculty retirees! The UNC-Chapel … Read more

UNC anthropologist cited in ABCNews article on the complicated history of abortion policy in Russia

November 22, 2023 University of North Carolina Anthropologist and Associate Professor, Michele Rivkin-Fish, PhD, was recently cited in an ABCNews article for her expertise on the … Read more

Department Celebrations

April 12, 2023 Achievements by our faculty: Valerie Lambert has been promoted to Full Professor effective July 1, 2023 The SAA session organized by Brian … Read more

Department Celebrations

February 15, 2023 Achievements by our current and former graduate students: Sierra Roark was awarded an Oak Spring Garden Foundation residency. Cayla Colclasure passed exams and is … Read more