Anthropology

Anthropology at Sewanee encourages students to learn about human experience in both archaeological and contemporary socio-cultural settings. Field research, study abroad, and community engagement are all key elements in our teaching that provide students with a broad array of practical analytic skills and help students to see human diversity as a source of both strength and inspiration.

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Why The Business World is Flocking to Hire Anthropologists Today
September 27, 2018
Dr. Bill Beeman is a professor and Chair of the Anthropology Department at the University of Minnesota. He explains why anthropology has become increasingly important in marketing and design, user experience, corporate ethnography and international business. His lecture at the Gailor Auditorium on September 27, 2019 is sponsored by the Babson Center for Global Commerce and the Anthropology Department.
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Forensic Anthropology Talk
April 2, 2018
Body Farm
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