Arizona Anthropology Centennial  



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

A range of special events, including distinguished lectures as well as alumni-oriented social occasions are being planned all 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

Congratulations to Professor of Anthropology Mary Stiner, who is a newly appointed University of Arizona Regents’ Professor. The honor of Regents’ Professor recognizes exceptional achievements in research or creative work, scholarship, and teaching. Dr. Stiner is popular with both undergraduate and... read more
Congratulations to Molly Bloom, a graduate student majoring in linguistic anthropology, who is a recipient of the National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship. This fellowship, which provides tuition and a stipend for three years, funds beginning graduate students with promising... read more

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