Chris EllisChris Ellis Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Congratulations to Professor Emeritus Chris Ellis, deserving recipient of the James V. Wright Lifetime Achievement Award from the Ontario Archaeological Society. Read more…

Anthro Grad Program to Offer Collaborative Specialization in Transitional Justice

SGPS has recently approved the addition of Anthropology to the Collaborative Graduate Specialization in Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction. Read more…

Randa FarahRanda Farah on the Sahrawi of the Western Sahara

For nearly 15 years, Anthropology professor Randa Farah has tracked the Sahrawi people of the Western Sahara to better understand their lives and struggle for independence. Read more... 

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