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Ancient Parties and Empires

Dr. Donna Nash, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Department Head at UNCG, studies how the Wari Empire used festivals and […]

Discussion on Empires

What is an empire? Experts will discuss this issue on 28 October 2019 at 5pm in SOEB 118.

New Course: Anthropology of Infectious Disease

Dr. Cassandra Workman will be offering her new course: Anthropology of Infectious Disease. Anthropological approaches to (re)emergent infectious disease epidemics: […]

Music, Sound, and Power

New Course: Music, Sound, and Power

Gavin Douglas has created a new course in Anthropology: ATY 300X: Music, Sound, and Power. This course will examine the […]

Archaeological Field Schools in Peru and Tanzania

The Anthropology department at UNCG is once again offering two summer field schools. Dr. Egeland will be taking students to […]

Distinguished Alumni Ceremony for Dan Diaz

Join the department in honoring Dan Diaz, UNCG Anthropology Department’s 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award. When: Thursday, 17 October 2019 Time: […]

Dr. Nash’s Research on the Wari in National Geographic

Dr. Donna Nash’s research on the Wari of Peru recently appeared in National Geographic:

Departmental Graduation

May 10, 2019 from 1pm to 3pm in School of Education Building, Room 120 — Free Parking:  Oakland Parking Deck   Graduation Program.2019

Tea Talk: Dr. Le Blanc on Ancient Rome

What do coins reveal about life in ancient Rome? April 11th at 5:30 in Graham 421 Snacks will be served.

Changes to ATY Curriculum

Beginning in the Fall semester of 2019, the Department of Anthropology will offer ATY 363 (History of Anthropological Theory) and […]

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