University of Arizona Anthropology Centennial  



Anthropology Food and Nutrition

4/23/2015 - 7:00 p.m. - Steven Raichlen - Up in Smoke: The History of Barbecue - Social Sciences 100 - Flyer

4/24/2015 - 1:00 p.m. - The Human Appetite: A Symposium on Food and Anthropology - Haury 216 - Flyer

4/24/2015 - 6:00 p.m. - Eating in the Southwest: Native Foods Fundraising Dinner - University Indian Ruin - Invitation

4/25/2015 - 10:00 a.m. - 10,000 Years of Eating in the Southwest - Arizona State Museum lawn - Flyer

4/25/2015 - 11:00 a.m. - Food Tour: Local Foods from Tucson's Past - Arizona State Museum lawn - Flyer


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. This week we have three: ANTH 383: Varieties of English. Instructor: Jonna Yarrington ANTH 334A: Mesoamerican Civilizations: The Maya... read more