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Student Resources

Resources for students, faculty, and staff for the University's Spring 2021 Opening and COVID-19 information More > Student Resources


Anthropology Matters

Anthropology is the study of people and cultures of the past and present in their cultural, biological and material contexts. From human evolution to endangered languages, cultural diversity, to health disparities, Anthropology seeks answers to some of today's most complex questions. How are we alike? What makes us different? Where are we headed? Explore what the UMass Department of Anthropology has to offer.

Professor Harper Co-PI on NSF Grant

Professor Harper CO-PI on NSF grant, ELEVATE (ELevating Equity VAlues in the Transition of the Energy system) studying energy and equity. More > Professor Harper Co-PI on NSF Grant


Winter 2021 Online

Interested in courses for the 2021 Winter session? Anthropology is offering a variety of online courses that fulfill GenEd and Major requirements More > Winter 2021 Online


2020 Newsletter

Department of Anthropology 2020 Newsletter   More > 2020 Newsletter

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