- 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.
06/10/2020 - Join us in congratulating Joseph Coyle, the winner of this year's Nicholson Graduate Fellowship from the Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory!
06/09/2020 - As a department committed to addressing systemic racism, state sanctioned violence and other structures of oppression, the University of Illinois Department of Anthropology explicitly c
05/22/2020 - Anthropology Assistant Professor Jessica F Brinkworth gave two talks as part of an introductory seminar on COVID-19 for the College of Engineering. You can watch them here:
05/12/2020 - Department of Anthropology Professor, Jane Desmond wrote about protesting in the time of a pandemic in an Op Ed piece that was published in Public Seminar.
05/11/2020 - Dr Maldonado, this year's recipient of the J.