Past Events

Friday, October 18 2019 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

A Roundtable on Transformative Work in Modern Ethnology with Dr. T. L. Taylor

October 18, 2019, from 12:30-1:30pm
Sabin Hall 394

The Anthropology Student Union will host a student-led student-moderated roundtable discussion with Dr. T. L. Taylor. Dr. Taylor is a qualitative sociologist whose explores the interrelations between culture and technology in online leisure environments. The discussion will focus on the methods and process of designing, conducting, and disseminating an ethnological project on modern culture. Students are encouraged to bring their lunch and any questions they may have for Dr. Taylor.

Sunday, September 29 2019 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Saturday, June 29 2019 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

2019 UWM Archaeological Field School Open House at Aztalan

The 2019 UWM Archaeological Fields School will host an Open House at Aztalan State Park on Saturday, June 29. Excavation units will be open for viewing, artifacts will be on display, and students and staff will be on hand to lead tours and...

Thursday, May 2 2019 7:00 pm

WAS Lecture: Thursday, May 2nd, 7:00 PM, Sabin Hall G90

Come join us for the last Wisconsin Archaeological Society lecture of the semester. This month's lecture is, "Destruction or Renewal? Examining the scorched and the sacred: Assessing ritual artifact destruction in Western Great Lakes Paleoindian Contexts" will be presented by...

Sunday, April 28 2019 3:00 pm

AIA Lecture: Francois G. Richard, A Tale of Two Villages: Comparing Community Histories in Siin (Senegal) into the Atlantic Era

Join us on Sunday, April 28th at 3:00 PM in Sabin Hall for the Archaeological Institute of America Milwaukee Society lecture series featuring Francois G. Richard, Professor of Anthropology, University of Chicago. Click on the link below for more information!...

Thursday, March 21 2019 3:00 pm

AIA Lecture: Turi King, King Richard III: The Resolution of a 500 year old Cold Case

The AIA will be holding it's next meeting on Sunday, March 21, 2019, 3:00 PM. They will be inviting Turi King, the Director of the Forensic and Ancient Biomolecules (FAB) Group at the University of Leicester, England, to discuss her...

Saturday, March 9 2019 9:30 am

ASU Colloquium: Subterfuge? Ethics and Practice in Social Science

The Anthropology Student Union and Department of Anthropology will be hosting the ASU Colloquium: Subterfuge? Ethics and Practice in Social Science on Saturday, March 9th beginning at 9:30 AM with light refreshments. The colloquium is free and open to the...

Friday, March 8 2019 3:30 pm

UWM Anthropology Department Colloquium: Friday 3:30 PM, Sabin G28

This is a special event to welcome our newest colleagues from affiliated UW-Milwaukee campuses.  Our Colleagues will be presenting on their latest research. Christopher Hays, Professor of Anthropology, UW-Milwaukee at Washington County will be presenting:             “Investigating Poverty Point: A...

Friday, February 22 2019 6:00 pm

Evolution to Revolution: Ancient Brews to Craft Brews

Event Organized by: Brew City MKE Beer Museum, Milwaukee County Historical Society About: In partnership with the Anthropology Department at UW-Milwaukee, Brew City MKE will delve deeper than ever before, discussing and tasting what ancient brewing around the world may...

Friday, February 15 2019 3:30 pm

Colloquium: Macaque attack

Friday February 15, 2019
UWM Anthropology Colloquium series presentation “Macaque attack: Covariation among dental wear, craniofacial morphology, and pathologies in Macaca fascicularis” by Claire A. Kirchoff.