HRI Research prizes


Anthropology celebrates this year's award recipients from the Humanity Research Institute! Join us in congratulating: 

Alana Ackerman for receiving a graduate prize for “I Hope They Don’t Find Me Here”: Persecution, Encuentros, and Refuge Across Borders in the Global South,” submitted for ANTH 599: Thesis Research, directed by Professors Andrew Orta and Gilberto Rosas. Alana's dissertation project investigates Colombian refugees' experiences of continuous displacement in Quito, a place of supposed arrival in the global South.


Laura Garcia for receiving an undergraduate prize for “Climate of Fear Among Mexican Journalism,” submitted for ANTH 498: Senior Capstone Seminar, taught by Professors Cris Hughes and Jessica Greenberg

Congratulations on a work well done!