Friday Bulletin June 5, 2020

Hi Everyone! Here’s a couple of items for the week: Requiring ANT 3451, Race and Racism As many of you know, a petition is circulating to replace the required What is the Good Life? course with ANT 3451, Race and Racism.  As of this morning, the petition had 23,000 signatures (you can find it here).  Dr. […]

Friday Bulletin May 22, 2020

Hi Everyone! It’s a bit slow, news-wise, around these parts.  But there are a few items: Publications and Awards Megan Cogburn just published an article in Social Science and Medicine, “Homebirth fines and health cards in rural Tanzania: On the push for numbers in maternal health.” You can find the article here.  Congratulations, Megan! Corinne Futch recently […]

Friday Bulletin May 8, 2020

I hope everyone is enjoying the end of the semester.  As we disperse to a different part of the our house or apartment for the summer, here are few items:   Chris LeClere’s research on coffee houses has been featured in the latest issue of the UF Explore magazine.  Find the article here.   Molly Selba’s […]

Monday Bulletin April 13, 2020

It’s nothing but good news in the Monday Bulletin: On the Awards front: Ph.D. Candidates Amanda Brock and Hannah Toombs were selected as recipients of a $3500 Ruth McQuown Scholarship for graduate students at UF.  Congratulations to both! Arianne Boileau was selected as one of the recipients of the 2020 Graduate School Mentoring Award.  Congrats, Arianne! The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians received […]

2018 Department of Anthropology Research Award Winners Announced

Amaya-Burns Award Macarena Moraga   Doughty Research Award Amanda Brock Aja Cacan Oswaldo Medina-Ramirez Riley Ravary Nolan Ruark Sarah Staub   Fairbanks Award Jorge Garcia Nathan Lawres Ginessa Mahar   Goggin Award Daniel Barroca Randee Fladeboe Taylor Polvadore   Maples Award Janet Finlayson   Waggoner Grants-in-Aid Aaron Ellrich Jamie Fuller Simon Goldstone Brittany Mistretta Mohammed […]

2015-2016 Graduate Student Awards and Achievements

Funding Awards 2015-2016 Myrian Barboza was selected as the recipient of a Ruth McQuown Scholarship Supplementary Award for a graduate student at the University of Florida Michelle Eusebio and Alissa Jordan have been awarded CLAS Dissertation Fellowship Awards. Jeff Vadala has been awarded a Wenner-Gren Award for his dissertation research.  Jeff is studying the caching events at the […]

2017 Department Award Winners

Please join us in congratulating the 2017 Department Award Winners! John M. Goggin Award: Myrian Barboza, Elise Geissler, Jandy Gu, and Susan Lad William R. Maples Award: Michala Stock Amaya-Burns Award: Iliana Villegas James C. Waggoner Grant-in-Aid: Nicolas Delsol, Nathan Lawres, Megan LeBlanc, Taylor Polvadore and Sarah Zaleski   We wish all of the winners […]