Written by
Katie Horton

Scavenging for clues of our past

For the past 10 years, assistant professor of anthropology Michael Pante has collaborated with other scientists, students, and the local Maasai population to study early human eating behavior (1.7M years ago) in Olduvai Gorge in northern Tanzania as part of the Olduvai Geochronology and Archaeology Project.

Winter 2017

An anthropological search for belonging and identity

Susan Harness described her childhood as being caught between two worlds – white and American Indian – and estranged from both. Using her education in anthropology, Harness searched for a sense of belonging and acceptance as a transracial adoptee.

Spring 2016

CSU and government of Rwanda are partners in smart, sustainable development

Dr. Galvin traveled to Africa to discuss Smart Village Minigrid project with Rwandan government officials.

Anthropology Club Participates in Rice Elementary Science Night

A fun and memorable experience for CSU Anthropology Club volunteers and elementary students at the 2016 Rice Elementary Science Night.

Amanda Jones Scholarship makes International Field Experience a Reality

Funded by the Amanda Jones Field Study Abroad Award, Kellyn Davis traveled to Kenya last summer to attend a six-week paleontology field school.