Student Spotlight

Rachel Anderson selected for the American Indian Language Development Institute
Apr 22, 2020

Anthropology major, Rachel Anderson, has been selected to participate in this summer's American Indian Language Development Institute at the...

Connor Elliott, anthropology major, participates in REU project in Ethiopia
Mar 10, 2020

Connor Elliott, anthropology major (concentration in biological anthropology), had the opportunity to conduct research in Ethiopia over the 2019-2020 ...

Anthropology major, Callie Gunzenhauser, writes from Bulgaria
Apr 19, 2019

Anthropology major, Callie Gunzenhauser, recently reported back on her experience studying abroad at American University in Bulgaria. Working with the...

Abbey Huber, Social Practice and Sustainability major
Apr 9, 2019

After taking a few classes in political science and global studies, Abbey Huber did not feel that the frameworks she had encountered in these classes ...

Patrick James, Sociocultural Anthropology major
Apr 9, 2019

As a senior studying Sociocultural Anthropology, Patrick James has realized over the course of his undergraduate studies that he wants his life’s wo...

Makenzie Cash, Biological Anthropology major
Apr 4, 2019

Makenzie Cash is a third-year Biological Anthropology student and notably, a primatology enthusiast. However, she first came into interest with non-hu...

Lauren Stander, Archaeology major
Apr 4, 2019

When Lauren Stander took an Introduction to Archaeology class during her first year at Appalachian, she immediately decided to become an archaeology s...