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Lived Experience in the Later Middle Ages: Studies of Bodiam and Other Elite Landscapes in South-Eastern England

Matthew Johnson's new book, Lived Experience in the Later Middle Ages: Studies of Bodiam and Other Elite Landscapes in South-Eastern England is available for pre-order now, and will be available in early March.

Christoper Hernandez has been Awarded a University Fellowship in Leadership

Congratulations to Christopher Herdandez (Archaeology, PhD candidate), who has been awarded a University Fellowship in Leadership for 2017-2018.

Children as Caregivers: The Global Fight against Tuberculosis and HIV

Congratulations to Jean Hunleth on the publication of her first book, Children as Caregivers: The Global Fight against Tuberculosis and HIV in Zambia (Rutgers University Press, Rutgers Series in Childhood Studies). Jean received her Ph.D. in Anthropology and M.P.H. from Northwestern in 2011. She is currently a Research Scientist in the Division of Public Health Sciences at Washington University in Saint Louis. In Children as Caregivers Jean examines the multiple ways that children act as caregivers to sick guardians in Lusaka, Zambia. Her book illustrates why it is so important to recognise and understand children’s care when developing global health policy.

Anthropology featured in story on Northwestern's Posner Fellowship

Anthropology major, Jennah Thopson Vasquez and Professor Bill Leonard, and the work they are doing, is featured in the story of Northwestern's Posner Fellowship

Anthropology Department colloquium with speaker Jenny Tung, Duke University. Co-Sponsored by the Program in Biological Sciences
Anthropology Department Colloquium: Alex Chavez, University of Notre Dame. Co-Sponsored by Latina/o studies