Anthropology brings a global perspective to the study of human diversity by means
of in-depth research at the local level and comparative studies that explore human
experience through time and across space.
At Syracuse University our program is organized around Archaeology and Cultural
Anthropology; however, we embrace a holistic approach to anthropology through teaching
in research in archaeological, biological, cultural, and linguistic.
The Maxwell School, which opened officially in October of 1924, is turning 90 this fall. To mark this anniversary, we’ve planned a series of on-campus events throughout the upcoming semester.
Armstrong receives multiple grants
Pellow quoted in article on Beijing Spring
Kelleher memoriam published in Anthropology of East Europe Review
Congratulations to Ian Wilson
Ian successfully defended, titled: “A Variously Understood Past:Negotiating History and Identity in Eastern Rajasthan .” He received an
honorary distinction on his defense. Congratulations Ian.
Congratulation Emma Golbas'14 Undergraduate Anthropology Major
Emma Golbas '14 was accepted for the US Peace Corps for Youth Development and Education Program in Morocco for January 2015.
Undergraduate major Alexandra Figueroa Miranda