University of 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.

Click on the banner for additional information on specific events and activities.



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

As many of you know, once an item is published in the Anthro News Digest, it is often posted on the School of Anthropology Facebook page. Last week’s Digest story, “Barbara Mills in Inside Higher Ed,” has reached 1,056 people—a record for SoA Facebook posts. Thank you!
The Association of Graduate Students in Anthropology (AGUA) works to create bridges between Graduate students and the School of Anthropology and acts as a body uniting their common voices and interests. Among the most popular activities organized by AGUA are the annual picnic in September and the... read more