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    Spear and dart points from a 3000-4000 year old Ontario site:

    Spear and dart points from a 3000-4000 year old Ontario site

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    Karen Pennesi discusses technical aspect of recording data for discourse analysis

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    Biological anthropology graduate student x-raying skeletal material

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    Dr. Randa Farah working with refugee population in Northern Africa

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    Dan Jorgensen's fieldwork with friends in Tabubil, Papua New Guinea

NEWS

Recent Faculty Book Publications

Anthropology department members have been very busy on the research front. In addition to journal articles, book chapters and other shorter works, over half the faculty have published one or more books during the last four years.


Western Anthropology in the News and Community

The Department of Anthropology, including both faculty members and graduate students, are often in the news. They also frequently lend their expertise to various community organizations. This webpage highlights some of these contributions...


Thinking of Applying to Our Graduate Program?

Prospective students can find answers to their questions about our program. Tips on putting...

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Regna Darnell awarded CASCA's Weaver-Tremblay Medal:

Regna Darnell has been awarded the 2014 Canadian Anthropology Society Weaver-Tremblay Medal for the "breadth, diversity and significance of her many contributions to applied anthropology, not only within Canada, but internationally." The award will be presented at the CASCA annual meeting at York University, on the afternoon of Friday, May 2, when she will deliver a plenary address.

Casca Conference 2014:

CASCA 2014 (Annual Meeting Canadian Anthropology Society) will be held at York University, April 30th-May 3rd, 2014, with the theme: "Promising Uncertainties: Unsettling the Future of Anthropological Terrain." 

For information and updates please visit the CASCA 2014 website at: http://casca2014.apps01.yorku.ca.

Events & Speakers at the ROM:

Check out the Royal Ontario Museum's website for upcoming events, speakers, and courses.

 

UNDERGRADUATE

GRADUATE

    EXPLORE ANTHROPOLOGY AT WESTERN

    Museum of Ontario Archaeology

    Museum of Ontario Archaeology

    Environment & Sustainability

    Environment & Sustainability

    Migration & Ethnic Relations

    Migration & Ethnic Relations