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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

Anthropology in Action Presents “Political Cartoons and Depictions of the Past: Current Conflicts over Representations of North African Minorities in France”

Anthropologist Victoria Phaneuf will discuss the tensions between globalization and nationalism through the lens of political cartoons at 6:45 p.m. on April 22, 2015, in the HUB Delaware Room.

Posted on 4/8/2015 11:43:56 AM

Anthropology in Action Lecture Series a Success

The first two lectures in the Anthropology in Action lecture series informed students from multiple departments about the work of cultural anthropologists today and its relevance to contemporary events.

Posted on 3/30/2015 2:00:58 PM

Jaillet-Wentling to Speak about Antebellum Freed African Americans in Pennsylvania

Department of Anthropology graduate Angela Jaillet-Wentling will present her research on the pre-Civil War freed African American settlement of Pandenarium at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 26.

Posted on 3/23/2015 3:25:24 PM

Anthropology in Action: Women and Human Rights in Western Sahara

Tara Deubel, University of South Florida, will present “Working Towards Empowerment: Sahrawi Women and Human Rights in the Western Sahara Conflict” on March 24 at 6:45 p.m. in the HUB Susquehanna Room.

Posted on 3/17/2015 8:30:04 AM

Anthropology in Action Lecture Series

Come see what cultural anthropologists do today in a new monthly lecture series. Lori Labotka will give the first talk on Wednesday, February 25, at 6:30 p.m. in the Susquehanna Room of the HUB, entitled “Healthy, Beautiful Hair: Cultivating the Self in a Women’s Prison.”

Posted on 2/18/2015 11:38:08 AM

IUP Anthropology Club Celebrates First Annual Anthropology Day, February 19

National Anthropology Day is a day for anthropologists to celebrate and participate in their discipline with the public around them. It’s a great time to be an anthropologist! Celebrate with us in Stapleton Library.

Posted on 2/16/2015 3:37:48 PM

IUP Archaeology Day a Success

The Anthropology Department hosted an archaeology open house as part of International Archaeology Day on October 18, 2014.

Posted on 10/20/2014 10:10:37 AM

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