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    Alumni Update: Isaac Lliguin ’11 Kognito Interactive

    Isaac Llinguin '11 is currently working as a Manager of Higher Education Accounts at Kotgnito Interactive. Kognito Interactive is a fast paced, tech savvy, award-winning developer of role-playing training simulations and games in the areas of health and behavioral health. Isaac works to market online and mobile simulations where users learn effective communication tactics for […] More »
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    Alumni Update: Sarah Cressey '13 Making it Happen in Maine

    After graduating Sara Cressey ’13 began her work  at Portland High School where she is the coordinator of Make It Happen, an academic support and college readiness program for refugee and immigrant high school students for whom English is not the first language.  Sara works with about forty students, meeting with them individually to go […] More »
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    Alumni Update: Atsuyoshi Ishizumi '12

    Atsu Ishizumi '12, is currently working in Tokyo as Research Executive for Flamingo, an international brand consultancy. After completing his Wheaton College degree, Atsu completed a Masters in Social Anthropology at Oxford University. Today, Atsu writes anthropology in the public sphere continuing to develop a passion that he first found in our department. More »
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    Orly Clerge Keynote Speaker

    Orly Clerge '05 delivers Keynote Lecture at Wheaton's 32nd Sociology & Anthropology Symposium. More »
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    Alumni Update and Campus Visit: Esther Jeoung '08

    Esther Jeoung '08 will be visiting campus November 11th, 2013 to Speak in Professor Allen's Music and Dance of South Asia in Watson 122 from 3:30-4:50. Thanks to the efforts of Professor Allen and Worldfest for making this visit possible. All are welcome to attend! After graduating from Wheaton College, Esther was a Fulbright Fellow to […] More »
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    Alumni Update: Megan Tibbs Americorp's National Civilian Community Corps

    After graduating from Wheaton, I was accepted to the Southwest campus for Americorp’s National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC). I flew out to Denver, Colorado, where I had a month of training then got placed in a team. My team’s first SPIKE (what we call projects) was in Crown King, Arizona, which is a tiny gold […] More »
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    Alumni Connections: Moving Beyond Wheaton

    In the Spring 2012 Binh Nguyen ’99 came to visit campus as part of the Health Care Without Borders Alumni Connections panel sponsored by the Filene Center, the Office of the Provost and the Anthropology Department. Bihh Nguyen graduated with an anthropology major in '99 and now works as the Director of Global Operations at […] More »
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    Alumni Update: A Taste For Maine

    What’s the recipe for a life that combines fine food, a passion for the study of cultural identity, and a love for the landscape of Northern Maine?  Donna Kerner catches up with Marie Curcio Yarborough ’93.  What made you decide to pursue and Master’s degree in Cultural Studies at the University of Southern Maine? The […] More »
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    Alumni Update: Selam Alemayo '04

    Dr. Selam Alemayo '04, is working as a Socio-Cultural Adviser at the Combined Joint Task Force -Horn of Africa. As a senior at Wheaton College she focused her thesis work on gender and HIV/AIDS in Ethiopia. After graduating from Wheaton College, Selam Alemayo completed a Ph.D. Cultural Studies in Education at Ohio University with a […] More »
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    Alumni Update: Rob Rubinoff ’94, Interactive Director at Mad Genius

    Rob Rubinoff ’94, Interactive Director at Mad Genius (Jackson, MS) talks about how Anthropology influenced his life and work in the field of advertising, media,  and technology, and why he has a commitment to bridging the digital divide. Why do you think you majored in anthropology at Wheaton? At first it was the subject matter. […] More »