Stories about "Anthropology"
Summer Student Work: Kate McNally ’17 was ‘everybody’s student’ on Grand Manan Island

Monday, July 20, 2015 1:54 pm

McNally spent the summer on a Bates-funded Otis Fellowship to record oral histories of the fishing community on Grand Manan Island.

Hannah Rae Porst of the Bates class of 2011.
Alumni panel to discuss work experiences in Latin America

Friday, September 26, 2014 10:10 am

Three recent Bates College alumni return to campus to discuss how their experiences in Latin America have influenced their working lives in a panel presentation Oct. 2.

Project for Peace award goes to Tatro, Schriger for humanitarian work in Rwanda

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 12:56 pm

A Davis Project for Peace award has gone to seniors Simone Schriger and Devin Tatro to support an initiative in Rwanda to support children of incarcerated people.

In Bates talk, anthropologist Lynch ’89 to share lessons from a factory’s reliance on elderly workers

Friday, January 10, 2014 2:04 pm

Caitrin Lynch '89, author of a book studying a factory whose workers are a median age of 74, gives a talk based on her research on Jan. 13.

Danforth’s ‘Children of the Greek Civil War’ receives prestigious book prize

Friday, December 20, 2013 3:09 pm

Co-written by anthropologist Danny Danforth, a study of children's evacuation campaigns during the Greek Civil War has received a prestigious book prize.

‘Intricate Glances’: Dance, anthropology meet here

Friday, December 6, 2013 2:36 pm

"What I was doing to create a dance stemmed from fieldwork that was anthropological and choreographic," says Colleen Fitzgerald '14, who choreographed "Intricate Glances Will Meet Here."

‘The Swordfish Hunters’: Archaeologist Bruce Bourque tells the story of an ancient people

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 5:12 pm

Bruce Bourque, senior lecturer in anthropology at Bates and curator of archaeology...

Anthropology, Fall 2013

Thursday, July 25, 2013 1:51 pm

Two new colleagues are joining the Anthropology department this year while Val...

Felt like coming home as Corey Harris ’91 offers blues gold on the Quad

Friday, July 19, 2013 1:42 pm

Blues in the night is no fun. But blues in the evening can be a very good time indeed, as proven by musician Corey Harris '91.

Runner, Ugandan villagers create race to dreams

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 8:16 am

Devin Tatro got a study-abroad experience that let her combine her academic and extracurricular interests — and encourage children to pursue their goals.

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