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Rosen Puts ‘Accidental Communities,’ Element of Chance at Center of Analysis

Dr. Matthew Rosen

Dr. Matthew Rosen authored an article on “Accidental communities: Chance operations in urban life and field research” in the journal Ethnography. Rosen is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Ohio University. “This article concerns chance encounters and other contingencies as these relate to fieldwork practices and processes of community formation. My […]

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January 23, 2018 at 1:25 pmResearch

Alumni News | Shaw Curates Exhibit While in Grad School

Haley Shaw

Haley Shaw ’16 lives in Boulder, Colorado, and is earning her masters in Library and Information Sciences with a concentration in Museum Studies from Kent State University’s online program. While working on that degree she works part time and is also completing an internship at a small library on the […]

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December 11, 2017 at 8:39 amAlumni

Rosen Presents on ‘Visualizing’ Literary Anthropology

Dr. Matthew Rosen

Dr. Matt Rosen, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, presented a paper on “Visualizing the Ethnography of Reading: Literary Anthropology in a Sub-Discipline of Images” at the 116th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association in Washington, D.C., in November. The American Anthropological Association is the world’s largest association for professional anthropologists, […]

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December 4, 2017 at 4:44 pmResearch

Career Corner | Indianapolis Museum, Nature Park Seeking Spring Interns

Indianapolis Museum of Modern Art

Newfields, a Place for Nature and the Arts—the dynamic 152-acre campus cultural campus that includes the Indianapolis Museum of Art, Lilly House, The Garden, The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park: 100 Acres, and performance spaces—is seeking interns in a variety of departments. Newfields is currently accepting applications for Spring 2018. Spring […]

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November 8, 2017 at 4:07 pmAnnouncements

Spring 2018 | Food Studies Offers Spring Courses That Fill Requirements

Spring 2018 | Food Studies Offers Spring Courses That Fill Requirements

The Food Studies theme has Spring 2018 courses that fill various Ohio University general education requirements—just in time for registration. Dr. Brad Jokisch, Associate Professor of Geography, is teaching Agricultural Ecosystems (GEOG 3340). The course begins with the origins and history of the agriculture system and moves into the modernization […]

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October 29, 2017 at 2:03 pmNews

Anthropology Major Finds Summer Internship with a Phone Call

Anthropology Major Finds Summer Internship with a Phone Call

Adrianne Talmadge ’19 found an internship close to home. She just had to call a local museum and ask about internship opportunities. Talmadge is an Anthropology major who is also pursuing a Museum Studies Certificate. Since she is interested in a career working in museums, she wanted to follow up […]

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October 26, 2017 at 10:35 amNews

OHIO Archaeological Field School Store is Open

OHIO Archaeological Field School coasters. Photo courtesy of Kailee Slusser.

More than 30 years ago, Dr. Elliot Abrams founded the OHIO Archaeological Field School. The program since has excavated almost two dozen archaeological sites, trained 345 undergraduate students in archaeological methods and preservation, and made significant contributions to our understanding of the prehistoric past. The Field School in OHIO Archaeology Affinity […]

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October 19, 2017 at 12:14 pmAnnouncements News