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WELCOME TO THE DEPARTMENT OF ANTHROPOLOGY

The Department of Anthropology at Texas A&M has 26 full-time faculty members situated in four distinct programs: Archaeology, Biological Anthropology, Cultural Anthropology, and Nautical Archaeology. The department offers a B.A. degree and Minor at the undergraduate level, and MA and Ph.D. degrees at the graduate level. Currently, the department has approximately 200 undergraduate majors and 90 graduate students.

The Anthropology Department maintains an excellent curation facility. Information regarding the collections and accessibility to materials housed in it can be found here.

ANTH 330: Alaskan Archaeology and Paleoecology Field School
6 Credit Hours, May 31st to July 1st, 2016
Application Form Instructors Angela Gore ( here ), Yan Axel Goméz ( here ), Coutouly and Kelly Graf ( here )

ANTH 330: Ethnographic Field School
6 Credit Hours, May 31st to July 1st, 2016
Instructor Michael Alvard - here

Previous issues of the Department Newsletter can be found here.

Russian Authorities Evacuate Nomads After Anthrax Outbreak ABC News (2016-07-26)

Kindness Contagion Scientific American (2016-07-26)

Prehistoric Village Likely Torched by Bronze-Age Warriors LiveScience (2016-07-26)

Archaeology News in Mexico Shows Mayan King Pakal Swam to Underworld, Didn’t Use Spaceship IBT (2016-07-26)

Tall Story? Men and Women Have Grown Taller Over Last Century, Study Shows Guardian (2016-07-25)

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