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  • Toward An Anthropology of New Media

    Dr. Mark Peterson presenting a talk at the University of CincinnatiWhat challenges does new media pose to the anthropological study of media?

  • Paper, Clay…Or Skin?

    Anthropology majors Sarah Loomis and Alex Boyer wanted to know what some ancient ceramic cylinders in the Miami Anthropology collections were used for.

  • Religion as Creativity

    Image with Anthropologists James Bielo and John Cinnamon were among four faculty receiving a $10,000 grant to fund a research symposium on “Religion as Creativity.”
  • Hello, Bored Students…

    Dr. Mark Peterson and son JadenHow do you get 300 students to pay attention to advice about a paper they don’t need to turn in until the end of the semester?
  • The Making of Mexcal

    Rhonda BrulotteOnly a handful of students in the packed lecture room admitted to knowing what mescal was when asked by anthropologist Dr.  Ronda Brulotte. She told them that this will almost certainly change
  • Opportunities for Anthropology Majors Just a Click Away

    Wordpress siteA new online Web resource to help answer student’s questions with majors, minors, internship and abroad opportunities was unveiled to students this Fall by the Department of Anthropology.

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