Events, Brown Bag Lecture Series, and Colloquia

The Department of Anthropology holds a variety of events and colloquia throughout the academic year, as well as, a weekly archaeologically focused lecture series on Fridays from 12:00p-1:00p.

Details on upcoming events, Archaeology Brown Bags, and Department of Anthropology Colloquia can be found below.

If you have questions about upcoming events, please reach out to


“Changing Perceptions and Perspectives: New Digs and Discoveries at Sardis in Turkey”

By Dr. Nick Cahill, Dept. of Art History, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Friday, February 3rd, 2023, 12:00pm

5230 Sewell Social Sciences

“Anthropologists in Industry: User Experience Research as a Viable Career Path”

By Dr. Bo Wang, Senior Researcher in Chronic Condition and Member Engagement in Virtual Healthcare at Teladoc Health

Monday, January 30th, 2023, 3:30PM

“The Linguistic Defense of White Comfort in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil”

Dr. Jennifer Roth-Gordon, Nave Visiting Scholar; Associate Professor, School of Anthropology, University of Arizona

Monday, February 6, 2023, 3:30PM

“Health Inequities, Embodied Sovereignty, and the Politics of COVID Management in the French Caribbean”

Dr. Raphaëlle Rabanes, Nave Visiting Scholar; Assistant Professor of Sociocultural Anthropology at the University of Washington Seattle

Monday, February 20, 2023, 3:30PM

8417 Sewell Social Sciences