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News: December 2011

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Projects Strong Job Growth for Anthropologists and Archaeologists

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics recently listed anthropology and archaeology as having faster than average job growth in the coming years and as being fields where employees make better than average salaries. It is a good time to be an anthropologist!

Posted on 8/25/2015 4:43:21 PM

MA in Applied Archaeology Program Accepting Applications for Fall 2016

The IUP School of Graduate Studies and Research and the Anthropology Department are now accepting applications for the MA in Applied Archaeology Program for the fall 2016 semester.

Posted on 11/6/2015 1:59:27 PM

Ford Publishes on Worker Housing at Copper Mines in International Journal of Historical Archaeology

Ben Ford, assistant professor of Anthropology, published an article on 19th-century copper mine workers in Vermont in the December 2011 issue of the International Journal of Historical Archaeology.  

Posted on 12/19/2011 10:50:09 AM

Anthropology Graduate Student Callista Holmes Awarded Sigma Xi Grant for Research

Holmes, a master's degree student in the Applied Archaeology Program, was awarded a Sigma Xi Grant-in-Aid of Research for marine magnetometry research.

Posted on 12/19/2011 10:47:27 AM

Anthropology Club Hosts Anthropology Career and Internship Exploration Event

Anthropology majors gathered at an event hosted by the Anthropology Club On Wednesday, November 2, 2011, to learn about the growing career options available to anthropology graduates, along with the internship possibilities that will help them gain valuable experience for the job market.

Posted on 12/2/2011 11:46:29 AM

Poole Presents on Governance and Nationalism in Post-Liberation Eritrea

Amanda Poole, Department of Anthropology, presented a paper titled “Ransoms and Remittances: Eritrea as a Gatekeeper State” at the African Studies Association Annual Conference in Washington D.C., November 17 – 19, 2011.

Posted on 12/2/2011 11:18:22 AM

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