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    Nana Asare '15: Building a Career in Public Health

    In the summer of 2014, Nana Asare '15 was accepted into the PPIA (Public Policy and International Affairs) Program at the University of Michigan’s Ford School of Public Policy. According to Nana: "Professor Torres introduced me to this program during one of our many discussions outside of the Medical Anthropology course in which I voiced […] More »
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    Internship: Mary Mother Church Hospital Lerang'wa, Tanzania

    Anthropology majors with interests in Global or Public Health have been interning in a hospital in Tanzania. Maye Emlein '14 describes her experience in the Summer 2013: "Springboarding off of Donna Kerner’s faculty lead trip to Tanzania in the Summer of 2013 I began a 1 month internship at the Mary Mother of the Church […] More »
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    Budding Scholars on campus and Beyond!

    Congratulations to the presenters at Senior Symposium 2014 and four Anthropology majors are set to present at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research. The anthropology class of 2014 who finished the senior thesis presentations this month. Presenting on their own ethnographic research collected in Bhutan, Colombia, Ecuador, Spain, Samoa, Tanzania, South Africa and the […] More »
  • 32nd Annual Sociology and Anthropology Senior Symposium Jan 29 and 30, 2014

      On January 29th and 30th, 2014 senior anthropology majors will be showcasing their thesis research. Please join us for the 32nd Annual Sociology Anthropology Senior Research Symposium. If you are planning to attend the Symposium dinner please sign up! More »
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    Congratulations to Anthro 2013!

    We celebrate our amazing seniors! We are amazed by their achievements and the pathways they have set out. As a group they are highly decorated: Nanako Ota graduated Suma Cum Laude; Sara Cressey, Margaux Charpentier, Kristin Riddell and Ashley Wich all graduated Magna Cum Laude; and Alexandra Barrie, Molly Horan graduated Cum Laude. Four of […] More »
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    Study Abroad Update: Connections to the World in the Heart of London

    This past fall semester, junior Anthropology major Emily Dewet studied at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), a school in the University of London. SOAS specializes in the study of Africa and the Near and Middle East, with undergraduate and graduate students studying everything from social sciences to the arts. Located in historic […] More »
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    Learning through Community Engagement

    A partnership has developed between students in Anthropology 215:  Tanzania: Education and Development and local Norton middle school students. This partnership builds on Anthropology's commitment to share the knowledge gained through deep engagement with a wide range of publics. A recent Attleboro Sun Chronicle article outlines how in a brief presentation Wheaton students guide Norton […] More »
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    Wordly Scholar- Margaux Fisher '12

    Margaux Fisher relishes opportunities to dive into new cultures. When she was 14, Fisher traveled to China with her mother and fell under the country's spell. More »
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    Anthropology Major Margaux Fisher '12 Wins Fulbright to Taiwan

    Margaux's senior thesis further developed her interest in Chinese diaspora communities. More »
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