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Congratulations to Bruce Granville Miller

Congratulations to Bruce Granville Miller

The Department of Anthropology congratulates Bruce Granville Miller on his election as a Fellow of the Canadian Anthropology Society (CASCA). Click here to read more.

Welcome Dr. Sabina Magliocco

Welcome Dr. Sabina Magliocco

We would like to extend a warm welcome to Dr. Sabina Magliocco, who is joining the UBC Department of Anthropology this year. Click here to read her Q&A.

ANTH 540C

ANTH 540C

Are you interested in migration, refugees, or borders? Take Anth540C, Mobilities/Immobilities, to learn about the politics and ethnography of mobility, citizenship, and borders. Click here to enrol on the SSC.

We’re so proud!

We’re so proud!

Congratulations to all of our fantastic Anthropology graduates! Whether you have received your B.A., MA, or PhD, know that you have accomplished something amazing. The UBC Department of Anthropology wishes you all the best!

Read Michael Kew’s new publication

Read Michael Kew’s new publication

Click here to read “Reflections on Anthropology at the University of British Columbia”, Michael Kew’s interesting personal account of applied anthropology in the province, featured in BC Studies.

Canadian Anthropology Society Award Winners

Canadian Anthropology Society Award Winners

The department extends its congratulations to the following 2017 Award Winners from the Canadian Anthropology Society: Caitlin Stonham, Honours; Kendra Jewell, Master’s; Clayton Whitt, PhD; Logan Cochrane, PhD (UBCO).

Book release from Kirsten Bell

Book release from Kirsten Bell

Congratulations to Kirsten Bell on her recent publication of two books: “Health and other Unassailable Values” and “Social and Cultural Perspectives on Health, Technology and Medicine”. They are available online through Routledge.

Talk by Gideon Shelach-Lavi

Talk by Gideon Shelach-Lavi

Join Gideon Shelach-Lavi for a talk centred around the Fuxin project. North China is one of the primary centers of independent agricultural development, and the Fuxin project is an attempt to locate pre-agricultural and early agricultural sites in this region. Click here for more information.

Congratulations to the Graduating Student Leaders

Congratulations to the Graduating Student Leaders

The Dean’s Reception had three Anthropology students nominated and successfully named as Graduating Student Leaders: Ms. Chizuru Kinjo, Ms. Caitlin Stronham, and Ms. Yoki Li. Congratulations!

Congratulations Dr. Shneiderman on joining the Wall Institute

Congratulations Dr. Shneiderman on joining the Wall Institute

Congratulations to Sara Shneiderman, who was selected as a Wall Scholar for 2017-18 at the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies. Click here to read more about her upcoming research and work with the Institute.