Parents

Hi Parents!

We are excited your student is majoring in Anthropology. If you are unfamiliar with the discipline, we hope the following questions provide a helpful introduction.

What can a student do with an Anthropology degree?

What can a student do with an Anthropology degree?

Conducting research within the community.

Why major in Anthropology?

Jessica DeCandia (class of 2013) celebrates a Buddhist holiday in Dharamsala, India.

Jessica DeCandia (class of 2013) celebrates a Buddhist holiday in Dharamsala, India.

Do I know any Anthropologists?

Working as a docent at the Cincinnati Zoo.

Working as a docent at the Cincinnati Zoo.

How does Anthropology contribute to campus life at Miami?

Trevor Jordan gets “ahead” in his biology lab.

Trevor Jordan gets “ahead” in his biology lab.

What can I do to support my Anthropology student?

Student having fun with artifacts.

You can't experiment with 2000-year old artifacts - but you can experiment with models you've made through 3-D scanning and printing.

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Students create a site map as part of their archaeology lab.

Students create a site map as part of their archaeology lab.