11/19/2020 - Are you applying to the doctoral program in the Department of Anthropology? Do you wonder what the application process takes, or what it is like to be a doctoral student with us?
11/10/2020 - Professors Kora Maldonado of Anthropology and Ruby Mendenhall of Sociology spoke about how they have imagined and practiced research-based community partnerships
11/10/2020 - Anthropology doctoral students Chibundo Anwuly Egwuatu and Lila Ann Dodge organized a roundtable with the AAA "Raising Our Voices” event series, sponsored by APLA.
- Professor Faye V Harrison's contributions are celebrated in 50th-anniversary issue of the Journal of the Association of Black Anthropologists
10/28/2020 - The 50th-anniversary issue of the Journal of the Association of Black Anthropologists is out as of October 17, 2020!
- Professor Kate Clancy and Anthropology PhD alumna, Katharine Lee Publish Research on the Association between Bone Density and Habitual Use
10/26/2020 - Anthropology Associate Professor, Kate Clancy and recent Anthropology PhD alumna, Dr Katharine Lee publish new research that discusses the relevance of bone density and frame size to habitual use a
10/26/2020 - Anthropology Alumna Ann Lee Joe (BA '96) is interviewed by LAS and Kayleigh Rahn about how her education with LAS has shaped her international experiences and aspirations, as well as provided her
- Anthropology graduate students participate in Contemporary Conversations on Race by the Spurlock Museum
09/29/2020 - Forensic Anthropology Clinical Associate Professor Cris Hughes has been featured on the Smile Politely magazine, for her clinical and community work.
09/28/2020 - Anthropology Professor Jane Desmond is going to be presenting in an event titled 'The Arts in the Time of Pandemic: Performance,' along with Professors Deke Weaver (Media Studies) and Jorge Lucero
09/09/2020 - Department of Anthropology Professor, Jessica Brinkworth has been featured on Illinois News for her research on how cell-autonomous immunity shaped human evolution.
09/04/2020 - A different Meet-and-Greet event was in store for Anthropologists this year, as the University of Illinois community is practicing social distancing.
- Professor Jane Desmond appointed as CAS Resident Director of the Human-Animal Studies @ Illinois Initiative
07/09/2020 - Even in the midst of a pandemic, anthropology graduate research has remained strong, even if undergoing significant transformations.
06/29/2020 - In a thought-provoking piece published this morning on the Hill, Professor Desmond of Anthropology suggests it may be time to cut down on fireworks noise.