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Graduation Reception

UCSC Anthropology Class of 2015

Please join the Anthropology Department for our annual reception for graduating seniors on Friday, June 10th, 2016 from 9am-12pm at the UCSC Arboretum.


Anthropology Events

The Anthropology Department hosts a variety of events throughout the year which highlight aspects of the department and current issues in the field of anthropology, including Colloquia, Arch/Phys Lunch Talks, and Emerging Worlds Lecture Series.

Click the Events Calendar Link below for more information:
Events Calendar

Our Alumni

Chelsey Juarez, Ph.D. 2011, is featured in an article describing her contributions to the Wake County Sheriff's Office in North Carolina.  Dr. Juarez is currently an Assistant Professor at North Carolina State University.  Beyond her career in academia, Dr. Juarez volunteers her time and expertise in forensic anthropology to help law enforcement solve crimes.  

Read the full article.