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

Dr. Jang-Sik Park will be a Visiting Scholar in the School of Anthropology from July 2014 until February 2015 and is the Summer 2014 University Indian Ruins Residential Scholar. He is on a sabbatical leave from Hongik University in South Korea, where is a Professor of Metallurgical Engineering.... read more
The 4th Parrhasian Heritage Park Field School took place July 7–21, 2014 in Ano Karyes, Arcadia, Greece. Twelve student participants included eight Greek university students (mostly students of cultural heritage management and new technologies from the University of Patras) and four US university... read more

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