Alumni Spotlight

Andrew Sinclair

Andrew Sinclair, U.S. Agency for International Development
Feb 26, 2012

Andrew Sinclair (B.A.'05) spent two years with the Peace Corps in the Jordan Valley. After returning to the U.S. in '07, he earned his Masters of Inte...

David Kilby

Dr. David Kilby, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Eastern New Mexico University
Aug 5, 2011

Graduating from Appalachian with a B.A. in Anthropology in 1992, David attended Eastern New Mexico University where he completed a Master's thesis on ...

Sarah Stacke

Sarah Stacke, Professional Photographer
Mar 1, 2010

The anthropology degree that she received at Appalachian has been instrumental in shaping her career as a documentary photographer. She chose to major...

Melissa Shrift

Dr. Melissa Shrift, Associate Professor of Anthropology, East Tennessee State University
Mar 1, 2010

After graduating from Appalachian with a B.A. in anthropology, she pursued graduate work in cultural anthropology at the University of Hawaii-Manoa. S...

Lindsay Wetmore-Arkader

Lindsay Wetmore-Arkader
Feb 28, 2010

"Upon completing my undergraduate degree in Anthropology at Appalachian I worked as clinical support for Planned Parenthood of Greater NC before takin...