Dr. Parvis Ghassem-Fachandi does research in Gujarat, India


Dr. Daniel Goldstein in Belgium


Recently graduated anthropology major continues her work and studies


Dr. Dorothy Hodgson and Maasai activist Ndini Kimesera Sikar at the U.N. in NYC


Student discusses honors poster on “Undocumented Mexican Women in New Brunswick”


Dr. David Hughes at Fukushima Workshop, Tokyo


Graduate student meets orangutan as a T.A. in Borneo with Rutgers Study Abroad "Primates, Ecology and Conservation in Indonesia"


Student discusses Honors work at historic site in Trappe, PA with Chair, Dr. Craig Feibel

Wednesday Workshops

The Graduate Program in Anthropology at Rutgers University presents

The Wednesday Workshops

for Graduate Students, Postdoctoral Fellows, and Faculty
Spring 2017 Schedule

  pdf WW Spring 2017 color (238 KB)  

All meetings are from 12:00-1:30 PM in the 3rd floor Atrium of the Ruth Adams Building

Wednesday, January 25
Nicole Isaacson, Ph.D., LCSW, Senior Staff Clinician, CAPS
"Stress Reduction and Self-Care for Grad Students"
Brown Bag lunch (drinks provided)

Tuesday, January 31
Jason de Leon, Assistant Professor, Univ. of Michigan
"From Stone Tool Wonk to Mutant Anthropologist: Running Anthropology's Subdisciplinary Gauntlet"
Lunch will be served!

Wednesday, February 8
Barbara Bender, Associate Dean, Graduate School N.B
"Careers in Academe"
Brown bag lunch (drinks provided)

Wednesday, February 15-Student Presentation
Shauhin Alavi, Ph.D candidate in Anthropology
"Nutrients In and Nutrients Out: Diet, Cognition, and Nutrient Cycling in Orangutan Habitats"
Brown bag lunch (drinks provided)

Wednesday, September 22-Student Presentation
Marlaina Martin, Ph.D candidate in Anthropology
"Oscars, So What? Race and Cinema"
Brown bag lunch (drinks provided)

Wednesday, March 1-Student Presentation
Siad Darwish, Ph.D candidate
"Revolutions as Revelations: Environmental Legacies of Authoritarianism in Post-Revolutionary Tunisia"
Brown bag lunch (drinks provided)

Wednesday, March 22
Yarimar Bonilla, Assoc. Prof and Editor, Public Anthro section, American Anthropologist
"Publishing Public Anthropology"
Brown bag lunch (drinks provided)

Wednesday, April 5-Student Presentation
Tristan Jones, Ph.D candidate in Anthropology
"Performing a Decolonial Anthropology: Challenges in the Field"
Brown bag lunch (drinks provided)

Wednesday, April 12
Ulla Berg, Associate Professor and Director, Center for Latin American Studies
"How to Write a Cover Letter"
Brown bag lunch (drinks provided)

Wednesday, April 19-Student Presentation
Rebecca Brittain, graduate student in Anthropology
"Geophagy and Intestinal Parasites in Rhesus Macaques"
Brown bag lunch (drinks provided)

Wednesday, April 26
Becky Schulthies, Asst. Professor, and Ellen Rubenstein, Postdoctoral Fellow, RWJMS
"Finding, Getting, and Making the Most of Your Post-doctoral Appointment"
Brown bag lunch (drinks provided)

Past Semesters Wednesday Workshops

Fall 2011 poster  Fall 2012 ww  Spring 2012 Weds Workshops13spring-ww-poster-100pxFA 13 WW



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