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Anthropology Research Symposium

Parisa Ahmadi '14

Major: Anthropology
Advisor: Christa Craven
I.S. Title: The Sacred in-Between: The Multiple Narratives of Multiracial and Transnational People
Participated in Oral Presentation


Ellen Baird '14

Major: Anthropology
Advisor: Matthew Mariola
I.S. Title: Breaking Ground: The New Farmers' Movement in the United States
Participated in Keynote Presentation


Caroline Bilsky '14
Major: Anthropology and Russian Studies
Advisor: Christa Craven
I.S. Title: 'You Laugh and Cry from the Same Mouth': An Exploration of Successful Aging in Contemporary Russia
Participated in Oral Presentation


Jensen Buchanan '14
Major: Archaeology and Anthropology
Advisor: Olivia Navarro-Farr
I.S. Title: The Accuracy of the Ethnographic Data by La Page Du Pratz about the Natchez
Participated in Oral Presentation


Emma Frank '14
Major: Archaeology
Advisor: Pamela Frese
I.S. Title: To Do Good: an Analysis of Tzedakah as a Multivocal Symbol as it was Performed by La Sociedad de Damas Israelitas de Beneficencia
Participated in Oral Presentation


Cassandra Greebaum '14
Major: Archaeology
Advisor: David McConnell
I.S. Title: What does a fish say when it hits a wall? DAM Refashioning social and cultural ties to rivers in Northern Thailand
Participated in Poster Session


Devin Johns '14
Major: Anthropology and English
Advisor: David McConnell
I.S. Title: Who is the Who: Lost Boys of Sudan in Language and Narrative
Participated in Keynote Presentation

 

Martha Oster-Beal '14
Major: Anthropology
Advisor: Nick Kardulias
I.S. Title: Life After Forced Migration: An Assessment of How Community Cultural Centers Aid in the Negotiation of Tibetan Cultural Identity Within the Tibetan Diaspora
Participated in Oral Presentation


Madeline Petersen '14
Major: Anthropology
Advisor: Thomas Tierney
I.S. Title: #*$! Censorship: A Cross Cultural Comparison of Censorship in Film in the United States and Spain
Participated in Poster Session

 

Kati Vatilla '14
Major: Anthropology and French
Advisor: David McConnell
I.S. Title: Tourist Encounters of the Moroccan Kind: Contrasting Approaches to Tourism in Anthropology and in the Moroccan Tourism Industry
Participated in Oral Presentation

 

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