Dr. Brophy will participate in the upcoming Rising Star Workshop at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), Johannesburg, South Africa, where she will document and compare the occlusal morphology and cuspal arrangement of the Rising Star hominid teeth.
Dr. Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz will be the featured speaker in Loyola’s Peace and Social Justice Faculty Research Series on Wednesday, March 12, from 12:30-1:30 p.m., in the IES Conference Room.
Loyola Anthropology welcomes a new faculty member this February. Catherine Nichols will initially be involved in the ongoing development of a new ethnographic museum to be housed in Mundelein Center.
Anthropology major Abbey Stone has been accepted to participate in University College London's Astypalaia Bioanthropology Field School this summer in Astypalaia, Greece.
Dr. Kathleen Adams has recently returned from spending two weeks in January as a Visiting Professor at Ateneo de Manila University in the Philippines.
Dr. Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz's research on immigration reform and inequality in the United States was recently featured in Anthropology News.
Join us May 11-31, 2014, for Loyola’s 11th summer field school at LUREC, Loyola’s retreat and ecology campus in Woodstock, IL, about 60 miles from Chicago!
Talking Trash at Loyola's Waste Week
Did you know there's a landfill under our campus? Dr. Daniel Amick will share a history of Loyola through our garbage in a lecture during on Thursday, February 13, at 4:00 p.m., in the Institute of Environmental Sustainibility, Room 124.
Vocalo Interview with Dr. Gomberg-Muñoz
Dr. Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz was recently a guest on Vocalo, where was interviewed about her research and work drafting a policy brief for the new undocumented immigrant driver's license law.
Dr. Penglase at Conference on Brazilian World Cup and Olympics
OnFebruary 12, Dr. Ben Penglase will be giving a talk entitled "Favelas and Futebol in the Brazilian Social Imaginary," at a conference at Georgia State University on Popular Reactions and Responses to the World Cup and Olympics in Brazil.
Dr. Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz CURL Lecture on Immigration Politics
Loyola's Center for Urban Research and Learning (CURL) will host a lecture by anthropologist Dr. Ruth Gomberg-Muñoz on Friday, February 7, from 10:30-12:00 in the CURL Library, Cuneo 417.
Chardin Meetings Spring 2014
The Chardin Society, Loyola's undergraduate Anthropology club, plans to hold meetings on the following dates: Tuesday, January 28, 7:00 Tuesday, February 25, 7:00 Tuesday, March 25, 7:00 Tuesday, April 15, 7:00
Ethnographic Collaboration on Indigenous Environmental Activism
A talk and film showing by Dr. Laura Graham Thursday, November 21, 5-7 p.m. Cuneo Hall, Room 109
Anthropology Career Panel
Wondering what to do with your Anthropology degree upon graduation? Wondering about the job market or graduate school options? Wonder no more! Come to our Anthropology Career Day Panel, speak to LUC Anthropology alumni and faculty, and get your questions answered. Join us on Wednesday, November 6, from 4:00-5:30 p.m., in the McCormick Lounge (Coffey Hall lower level). Food will be provided. Questions? Contact Dr. Kristin Krueger: kkrueger4 at luc dot edu.
Anthropology has moved!
The Department of Anthropology has recently moved from Coffey Hall to BVM Tower, accessed through the new Institute of Environmental Sustainability.