Annual Spring Wine & Cheese: April 4th, 2014


Come celebrate the end of another term with us on Friday, April 4th (4:30 – 6:30 pm) at Croft Chapter House.  All anthropology graduate students and faculty are welcome!  Drinks and food will be provided, but we also gladly accept homemade contributions.  If you bring food, remember to submit your receipts to the AGSU for reimbursement.  Hope to see everyone there!

Croft Chapter House: 15 King’s College Circle, UC183


Futures of Anthropology & Anthropologists Event

thoughts 3March 21, 2014 (11 am – 4:30 pm): AP246

Join us and our guest speakers for the continuing discussion on careers in anthropology outside of academe.  The full schedule is available here: Futures Program

11 – 12:30 The Value of Anthropological Knowledge

12:30 – 1:30 Free Lunch

1:30 – 3:00 Translation of Anthropological Knowledge

3:00 – 3:15 Coffee Break

3:15 – 4:30 The Question of Ethics

Guest Speakers:  Lesley Gotlib-Cohn (Sunnybrook Research Institute), Alison Kooistra (The Salvation Army’s Homelessness Task Team), Agnes Gozdzik (Centre for Research on Inner City Health at St. Michael’s Hospital), Csilla Kaloscai (Research Consultant), Cynthia Wesley-Esquimaux (Vice-Provost on Aboriginal Initiatives at Lakehead University), Rae Ostman (ROM Ancient Cultures)

Official Program for MEDUSA Now Available

medusa 2014 - CopyIt’s official!  Check out the program for this year’s MEDUSA symposium: 2014 MEDUSA program.

All are welcome!

Wednesday March 19th 6:30pm: Opening reception and photo exhibit, GSU Pub, 16 Bancroft ave (there will be free food and drinks).
Thursday March 20th, 9:00 am -5:30 pm: Panels and Presentations, AP246, 19 Russell St (light breakfast and lunch will be served).
Thursday March 20th, 7:00 pm: Alumni Lecture and reception with Dr. Cynthia Wesley-Esquimaux, presented by the Department of Anthropology and MEDUSA, AP246, 19 Russell St

Coffee Breaks!

Its time for coffee breaks!  Join us for free snacks, hot drinks, and some socializing as we all buckle down for the end-of-term craziness.  The times and locations for each campus are:
UTM – Wednesday, March 12th (2 – 4 pm), HSC 4th Floor lounge
STG – Thursday, March 13th (2 – 4 pm), Graduate Student Lounge
UTSC – Friday, March 21st (2 – 4 pm), MW324
Hope to see you there!

CUPE 3902 Bargaining Info Session for Anthropology

cupe info

Medusa: Continuity and Change

medusa 2014

See the preliminary schedule here: MEDUSA Symposium Schedule

Indigenous Education Week: Feb. 24-28th, 2014

2014 ind ed week

It’s Indigenous Education Week at First Nations House this week.  Check out the full schedule of talks, films, and workshops here: full poster.