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Be sure to stay updated with our events calendar for a complete list of all upcoming events. You can also keep up to date by following our RSS feed, blog, or Twitter page. Or if you want to catch up on student and faculty news, please explore our Faculty or Student Achievements and Honors pages.

Update your Calendar with Department Events:

The Department of Anthropology hosts a wide variety of academic, cultural and social events throughout the school year. Explore the list below for some of the regular department events we offer.

  • FASA Colloquium: Weekly lectures featuring graduate students, faculty members from Anthropology and affiliated units, and occasionally, visiting students and scholars.Photo of lecturer giving a presentation to an audience at the University of Florida
  • Graduate Professionalism Seminars: Workshops for graduate students to improve professional skills.
  • Potlatch: The fall potluck and meet-and-greet; a fundraiser for graduate student travel grants.
  • Armadillo Roast: The spring cookout involving exotic meat; a fundraiser for the Fairbanks archaeological scholarship.

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