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.

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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

In last week’s piece, “Amy Schott and William Reitze Make the News,” the Anthro News Digest failed to mention that School of Anthropology undergraduates Carly Stewart and Kathryn Turney were on the survey crew that found the Basketmaker site. At the time, they were working at the park as... read more
Ph.D. candidate Robin Reineke, Executive Director of the Colibrí Center for Human Rights, accepted the Institute for Policy Studies’ Letelier-Moffitt Memorial Human Rights Award on behalf of Colibrí this month. The Letelier-Moffitt awards are granted each year by the nonprofit Institute for Policy... read more

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