Colin Quinn ’15 worked on the Chiquilistagua archaeological project in Nicaragua. The site, thought to have been occupied between 500 B.C. and 500 A.D., may have been a conduit for trade between the cultures of Mexico to the north and South America.
Emily Fletcher '13 double majored in anthropology and neuroscience. She will spend a year as a Presidential Fellow for the Dartmouth Center for Health Care Delivery Science.
The New York Times highlights the work of Dartmouth’s Sergei A. Kan in a story about amateur photographer Vincent Soboleff, a Russian-American who captured images of the Tlingit community of Alaska during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
New York Daily News reports on a study by Dartmouth’s Lauren Gulbas that found the increase of cosmetic surgery in Venezuela had a lot to do with women’s desire to look “white.”
Dartmouth professors, including Associate Professor of Anthropology Sienna Craig, use the Hood Museum's collection of more than 70,000 objects in their teaching.
Dale Eickelman ’64, the Ralph and Richard Lazarus Professor of Anthropology and Human Relations and department chair, delivered the commencement address at the American University of Kuwait (AUK) on June 13, 2013. Eickelman is one of the founders of the partnership between Dartmouth and AUK.