Department of Anthropology
“Anthropology is the most humanistic of the sciences and the most scientific of the humanities” – Alfred L. Kroeber
What is Anthropology?
Anthropology is the scientific study of the human species, both past, and present. Anthropologists seek to answer the fundamental questions about human nature. Including answering questions about dynamic relationships between humans and the world in which we live, our development, our social relationships, our connection to the environment, and the ways we plan for the future.
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Tuesday, Oct 25th, 2022
UX Research Graduates from CI+D to COASThe UX Research Certificate program is graduating from the College of Innovation and Design (CI+D)...
Wednesday, Sep 28th, 2022
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Wednesday, Sep 7th, 2022
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Friday, Jun 24th, 2022
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