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  • Department of Anthropology

  • 4000 Central Florida Blvd
    Howard Phillips Hall Rm 309
    Orlando, FL 32816-1361

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Anthropology Students Win Awards for Opinion Pieces

logoMore than a dozen UCF Anthropology students are now award winning writers with the Public Anthropology Award for their outstanding opinion pieces. From Vance Geiger’s General Anthropology and Cultural Anthropology courses, 16 students have won the award. Over 4,000 students from 30 different schools participated in the nationwide competition. Each winning student has a published […]

Sports, Politics & Cultural Transformation: The Evolution of Sports Around the World

DSS-Individual-Issue-MailChimp-Talk-3On Nov. 12, Dr. Andrei Markovits will speak as part of the College of Sciences Distinguished Speaker Series in Winter Park at Cocina 214.  Guests are asked to arrive at or before 6:00pm for drinks, to order dinner and mingle with the speaker.  The talk begins promptly at 6:30pm.  Please be sure to RSVP online at www.sciences.ucf.edu/dss. Markovits […]

Help UCF’s Indiana Jones Team Beat Other Researchers in Contest

aerial-2-548x364Did you know that Caracol, a Maya archaeological site being excavated by a University of Central Florida husband and wife team, beat the dig at Pompeii in a popularity contest last month? Today, you can help UCF anthropologists Arlen and Diane Chase, UCF’s very own Indiana Jones team, beat researchers who have excavated the South […]