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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

Anthropologist Homsey-Messer Publishes on the Archaeology of Caves

Lara Homsey-Messer recently published an article discussing the role of caves in the lives of hunter-gatherers in American Antiquity, the premier journal for American archaeology.

Posted on 5/17/2015 1:36:48 PM

Anthropology Students Attend State System Undergraduate Anthropology Research Conference at Bloomsburg University

On April 25 and 26, 2015, 18 students from the Anthropology Department took part in the 24th annual Pennsylvania State System Undergraduate Anthropology Conference. The annual conference enables students to present their research in a professional, public forum and engage with other anthropology students throughout the State System.

Posted on 5/1/2015 1:17:00 PM

Archaeology Faculty Participate in the Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology

Archaeology faculty members Sarah Neusius, Beverly Chiarulli (former director of IUP Archaeological Services), and Phillip Neusius presented a paper at the 86th annual meeting of the Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology, held in Bethlehem, Pa. April 10–12, 2015.

Posted on 4/22/2015 1:54:27 PM

Applied Archaeology Graduate Students Present Papers, Receive Awards at Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology Meetings

Applied Archaeology graduate students Hannah Charlton, Amanda Rasmussen, and Angela Goreczny presented papers related to their MA thesis projects at the 2015 annual meeting of the Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology.

Posted on 4/22/2015 1:10:22 PM

Anthropology Department Well-Represented at Society for American Archaeology Meetings

Four faculty members and eight students presented their work at the Society for American Archaeology annual conference in San Francisco, June 15-19, 2015.

Posted on 4/21/2015 4:06:03 PM

Faculty Member Poole and Student Bauer Present on Appalachian Teaching Project at National Anthropology Conference

Anthropology major Elizabeth Bauer and faculty member Amanda Poole traveled to New York City on April 18 and 19 to present at the 2011 Society for the Anthropology of North America 2015 conference.

Posted on 4/21/2015 12:38:48 PM

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

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