Anthropology and Sociology
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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

Literary Journalism Success

Brown and KlossRecent graduates Laurel Brown ’18 and Sarah Kloos ’18 credit their individual works recently being published in national literary journals to coursework conducted as students in “Literary Journalism” with Assistant…
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Students Study Food in a Vibrant Vietnam

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAFor Samuel Thurston ’19, an international relations and anthropology double major, traveling to Vietnam to study culinary practices for the semester was an easy choice. “I’ve focused on understanding cultures…
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Reinke ’21 Explores Sustainability While at Sea

Sea Education AssociationThis semester, Mariah Reinke ’21, an environmental studies and cultural anthropology double major, is studying off campus on board a 134-foot tall ocean research vessel stationed in the Pacific Ocean.…
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Katchis ’19 Interns for Good Morning America

KATCHIS%20GMAAs a production intern for ABC’s Good Morning America, Nicole Katchis ’19 appeared on the morning show during a segment on how interns can stand out during their summer opportunities.…
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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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