Rev. Edwin Sanders ’69 (Anthropology major) delivers 2019 Commencement address and receives Honorary Degree. Read his address here.

Congratulations to Prof. Doug Charles, on his retirement from Wesleyan (where he taught from 1986-2019). He was honored at the 2019 commencement.

Prof. Margot Weiss gave the 2019 senior class keynote faculty reflection for Senior Voices (aka "the Baccalaureate") on Saturday May 25th. Read the text here

Rachel Yanover '19 wins Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Award to teach in Nepal.

Prof. Gina Athena Ulysse invited to show in next year's Sydney Biennale, March 14 to June 8, 2020.

Emma Leuchten ’19 awarded 1st place in the Friends of the Wesleyan Library Annual Undergraduate Research Prize for her Senior Essay, “Anthropology Beyond Belief: Navigating Dreams and Reality in the Burmese Weikza Tradition." Read about it here

Prof.Joseph Weiss publishes "Who Gets to Have Ecoanxiety?" in Edge Effects.

Hana Yasser ElSafoury ’19 and Emma Leuchten ’19 elected to Wesleyan University’s Gamma Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. 

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

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