Ethnographic Field School in Mexico now accepting applications

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 2:00pm to Tue, 03/20/2018 - 2:00pm

México 2018 
Field School
June 16-July 28

Appalachian State University/Universidad de Quintana Roo (Chetumal)

On the UQROO Summer Anthropology program students will spend the first weeks in Chetumal taking intensive introductory Yucatecan Mayan. This course will meet 5 days a week for 5 hours per day.  On the weekend students will have a program related excursion or free time.  During the 3rd and 4th weeks students will begin their ethnographic methods course with classes M-F for 5 hours per day and a program related excursion or free time on the weekend.  For the 5th and 6th weeks students will be engaging in fieldwork in the Mayan community of Xiatil. During this period students will also participate in a 3 day tour of Coba, Chichen Itzá, and Valladolid. All majors are welcome.

$3,500 (includes airfare, meals, tuition, housing, transportation, insurance)

Fulfills the following requirements:

ANT 3940 Ethnographic Field School - 3 credits (required for Sociocultural and SPS majors)
ANT 3530 Yucatecan Mayan Language and Culture - 3 credits (elective for all checksheets)

Link for more information and how to apply:

For more information, contact Dr. Smith at