Congratulations to our major Riker Pasterkiewicz!

Congratulations to Riker Pasterkiewicz (Class of 2015) who has been awarded three UVM grants to conduct his independent research project in Argentina this winter! With support from the APLE award, and the Office of Undergraduate Research’s Mini-Grant and International Travel Grant, Riker will travel to Buenos Aires to conduct ethnographic research on the public transit system […]

Congratulations to Dr. VanValkenburgh for Receiving Prestigious NEH Grant!

Parker VanValkenburgh is the principal investigator of a research project that has been awarded a Collaborative Research Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The project, entitled “Imperial Spaces: Forced Resettlement, Diet, and Daily Life at Carrizales, Peru” examines how indigenous people adapted to Spanish attempts to resettle them into planned towns in the […]

Anthropology Awarded Two Interdisciplinary Experiential Engagement Awards!

Enhancing Excellence through the Interdisciplinary Experiential Engagement is an initiative that promotes high-impact educational experiences that address questions or topics using a interdisciplinary approach, which facilitates the understanding and appreciation of the complexity and interconnectivity of phenomena and improves students’ ability to synthesize and integrate information.  The two awards given this year were awarded to […]