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Photo of Sydney Krieck with music professor Shalini Ayyagari in Egypt.

Music and the Afghan Refugee

Student’s senior thesis examined the importance of traditional music in the Afghan refugee culture.

“Orange Is the New Black” star Laverne Cox’s American University visit shines light on transgender movement, AU’s initiatives to support it.

Trans Trailblazers

TV star’s visit shines light on transgender movement, AU’s support. Photo courtesy of Netflix.

Rodolfo Tello

Hunting for the Truth

Rodolfo Tello, anthropology PhD ’10, spent years studying the Wachiperi of Queros.

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Summer Field School:
The Great Depression Undocumented Labor Project

Apply by May 5
 

Social Justice Colloquia

Mondays, 4:00, in Battelle 228

Video: A Look Inside Anthropology

Anthropology program video

Faculty and students discuss the program in two-part work by doctoral student Harjant Gill.

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