Anthropology Events

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Graduation Party
May 14, 2016, 12:30-2:30
Rear (Quad side) of Lisner Hall

Life Off Grid
May 5, 2016
HAH 202, 7:00-10:00 p.m.

Third Annual Anthropology Symposium
Porous Boundaries: Risk and Flow across Spaces
Keynote lecture by Dr. Clara Han, Johns Hopkins University
April 15, 2016, 9:00-7:00
Gelman B04A and other locations

Papers in Progress Conference
Presentations by six Anthropology graduate students
March 11, 2016
HAH 202

Born into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids
February 25, 2016
HAH 202, 7:00-10:00 p.m.

Brains, Babies, and Bipedalism: The Evolution of the Human Metabolic Strategy
Dr. Herman Pontzer
Hunter College
December 5, 2015
MPA 309, 11:00-12:30

Justice Artifacts: Dispute Settlement and the Production of Legal Authority in Mozambique
Dr. Euclides Gonçalves
Kaleidoscopio, Mozambique – Research in Culture and Public Policy
December 7, 2015, 11:00-12:30
HAH 202

CASHP Lecture
Growing up Chimpanzee: Understanding Development in Pan troglodytes
Dr. Zarin Machandra
Harvard University
November 19, 2015, 11:00 a.m.
SEH B1220

Anthropology Colloquium
Trickster Citizenship: Staging Uncertainty in an Age of Revolution
Dr. Jesse Weaver Shipley
Haverford College
November 9, 2015, 11:00-12:30
HAH 202

IFIS/IFER/Africana Studies Lecture
En Route to Hell: Dreams of Adventure and Traumatic Experiences
among West African ‘Boat People’ to Europe

Dr. Papa Sow
University of Bonn
November 9, 2015, 5:30-7:30

CASHP Lecture
More than monkeys in the forest and gazelles in the grassland:
how do African mammals reflect Quaternary climate dynamics and
biogeographic processes?

Dr. J. Tyler Faith
University of Queensland
November 2, 2015, 3:30 p.m.
SEH B1220

Pumpkin-carving and party
October 28, 2015, 3:00-5:00

Anthropology Colloquium
Climate Change, Slippery on the Skin: Embodied Empiricism in the Climate Debates
Dr. Kath Weston
University of Virginia
October 19, 2015, 11:00-12:30
HAH 202

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October 15, 2015, 7:00-10:00 p.m.
HAH 202

Roboprocesses Workshop
Topics include border patrol, banking activity, and data profiling
Thursday, Sept. 24, & Friday, Sept. 25, 2015
1957 E Street and the Media and Public Affairs Building

September 17, 2015
HAH 202



Anthropology Program Deadlines 2016-17

October 3 - Apply for winter graduation
December 1 - Submit culminating project draft to advisor (winter graduates)
January 15 - Submit theses to ProQuest (winter graduates)
March 10 – Apply for Cotlow awards
April 1 – Submit culminating project draft to advisor (spring graduates)
May 15 – Submit theses to ProQuest (spring graduates)
July 1 – Apply for summer graduation