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ANTHROPOLOGY & SOCIOLOGY

The Anthropology and Sociology majors explore the multifaceted dimensions of human societies as a means to understand human behavior, social interactions and institutional structures in all their diversity. At HWS, students are given the opportunity to study these disciplines together to better appreciate the human experience.


ANTHROPOLOGY & SOCIOLOGY NEWS

Annear and Harris Explore Culinary Vietnam

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAIn the most recent issue of ASIANetworkExchange, guest-edited by Professor of Sociology Jack Harris P’02, P’06, Associate Professor of Anthropology Chris Annear and Harris discuss the frontiers between national, regional…
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Five Serving as AmeriCorps Volunteers

Americorps_Volunteers_UpdateJoining an impressive cohort of Hobart and William Smith alums serving AmeriCorps, five recent graduates will dedicate a year to supporting underserved communities throughout the United States. Kevin Collado ’18…
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Tanaka Scholars Intern in India and Cambodia

Matos and TewariAs recipients of awards from the Tanaka Memorial Foundation, Jackie Matos ’19 and Divya Tewari ’19 have dedicated their summers to interning for non-governmental organizations aiding women in Southeast Asia.…
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Peace Corps in Mongolia for McCarthy ’18

Peace CorpsTrekking across the globe, Cashel McCarthy ’18 began her Peace Corps service as a public health volunteer in Mongolia in June. The recent William Smith graduate is devoting two years…
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Anderson, Shafer, Williams Recognized with Faculty Prizes

FacultyHWS faculty members recently acknowledged three of their colleagues’ work as educators, scholars and community leaders with the annual faculty prizes. Based on the recommendations of fellow HWS faculty, the Committee on…
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