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Deborah Pellow to receive Wasserstrom Prize for Graduate Teaching

May 10, 2019

Deborah Pellow, professor of anthropology, who is a multidisciplinary scholar that specializes in urban studies, the anthropology of space and place, and feminism, with emphasis on West Africa, was conferred this year's prize. The prize memorializes William Wasserstrom, a noted English professor at Syracuse.

Anthropology Professor Hans Buechler marks 50 years of service

April 24, 2019

Hans Buechler, professor of anthropology was honored at the One University Awards ceremony, held on April 12.

Resisting Occupation in Kashmir

December 31, 2018

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DeCorse discusses Portugal's involvement in slavery in BBC article

August 10, 2018

"The idea that the Portuguese have never been in Africa is completely false," says Christopher DeCorse, professor of anthropology. "In fact, it was the Portuguese who opened Africa to the Atlantic world." 

Madam Secretary

February 10, 2018

Visiting campus in April, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright shared insights from her storied career with students and the University community.

The Unlikely Path

February 9, 2018

Former colleagues of Agehananda Bharati gather to mark 25 years since his passing.

Friendly Advice

February 9, 2018

Deborah Pellow is devoted to counseling anthropology undergrads, and will tell you it pays dividends for her and them.

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