Students find summers in Burling the best time to focus on in-depth research.
Critical thought and passion — that’s the combination that fills Graciela Guzmán ’11 with Grinnellian pride. As an enrollment specialist at a community health center on the northwest side of Chicago, Graciela enrolls people in healthcare plans and educates them about the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.
Students in Monty Roper’s Practicing Anthropology class put theory into practice with community service organizations in Grinnell.
Dylan Fisher ’14 reflects on his summer's work—an anthropology mentored advanced project on farming families in the Grinnell area.
Toby Austin ’14's Crow Canyon internship—analyzing artifacts, instructing lab participants, and helping PBS's Time Team America.
Caulkins & anthro majors watch UK City of Culture celebrations in Derry-Londonderry during multiyear study of regeneration.
What happens when languages collide? Students explore the small and large effects of language contact.
Senior Thesis Guidelines
Senior Thesis Overview
The Student Educational Policy Committee (SEPC) develops social events within the department for the students and faculty, gathers student input for reviews of the faculty, and in general tries to make the Anthropology major interesting and fun.
ANTHSEPC is open to all Anthropology Majors.