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Bard College

Program Overview

What is Anthropology?
Anthropology is the study of people and cultural difference both past and present.  Anthropology is a holistic field that uses the wide variety of human expression and practices around the globe as its source of data.  The central feature of Anthropology is ethnography and fieldwork, which entails the study of how people make meaning from the world around them.

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Recent Events ::

Sociology Open House
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Time: 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Location: Kline, President's Room

Teju Cole in Conversation with John Ryle
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Campus Center, Multipurpose Room

Premodern Technopolitics? Empire and Infrastructure in the Inka Cloud Forest
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Time: 4:45 pm
Location: Olin, Room 202

A Rightful Share: Beyond Gift and Market in the Politics of Distribution
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Time: 4:45 pm
Location: Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium

Kuru Updated
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Time: 4:45 pm
Location: Reem-Kayden Center Laszlo Z. Bito '60 Auditorium

Alumni Profiles ::

Mandy Tumulty, '94
I work as a civil servant for the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) managing projects, building cross-organizational coalitions, leading organizational change, and researching and developing initiatives that impact strategic human capital planning and management.
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