University of Arizona Anthropology Centennial  



University of Arizona Anthropology's 100th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony

9/15/2015 - 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.


In 2015, the University of Arizona School of Anthropology celebrates its Centennial!

A range of special events, including distinguished lectures and symposia as well as alumni-oriented social occasions, are taking place throughout the year in recognition of the School’s first century.

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The School of Anthropology is one of the highest ranking schools in the country for the pursuit of Anthropological Studies.

Well respected by researchers throughout the world, it is home to a diverse community of anthropologists who study all aspects of human life, from our hominid origins millions of years ago to the vast diversity of populations living in the world today.

School News

Next weekend will be filled with the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition, so get ready! There’s still time to sign up for next Saturday’s tour of Tumamoc Hill with Professors Emeriti Suzanne Fish and Paul Fish. “Local Foods from Tucson's Past” begins at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 25, on the... read more
Watch this space for Summer Course flyers! Over the coming weeks, the Digest will provide links to flyers for SoA course offerings for summer session, 2015 edition. We now have courses in the summer session line-up: ANTH 383: Varieties of English. Instructor: Jonna Yarrington ANTH 334A:... read more