Prof. Gina Athena Ulysse awarded the 2018 Anthropology in Media (AIME) Award! The AIME Award was established in 1987 to recognize the successful communication of anthropology to the general public through the media. read more here

Prof. Joseph Weiss interviewed in American Anthropologist: "Anthropologists and Museums: An Interview." Read it here

Anna Kathleen Apostolidis '19 elected to Wesleyan University’s Gamma Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Induction ceremony and reception on December 5 at 4:30 pm in the McKelvey Room, Admissions.

The United Nations has named Ahmed Badr ’20 to the 17 Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), class of 2018. Read more here 

Prof. Margot Weiss interviewed on "what is queer anthropology?" for Cultural Anthropology's podcast, AnthroBites. Listen here

Read Wesleyan Argus coverage of our Annual Anthropology Lecture, Lila Abu-Lughod P'15 on " “Framing Islam: ‘Violent Extremism’ and the Rise of Securofeminism" here

Prof. Joseph Weiss published his book, Shaping the Future on Haida Gwaii: Life beyond Settler Colonialism with University of British Columbia Press. Read more here 

Prof. Gina Athena Ulysse's book Because When God Is Too Busy: HAITI, me & THE WORLD (Wesleyan University Press, 2017) is a finalist for a 2018 Connecticut Book Award in Poetry. 

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