Anthropology Alumnus, Andrew Webber '96, is profiled in Rice Magazine Summer 2018 as CEO, co-founder and co-distiller at Corsair Distillery in Nashville, the first distillery in the city since Prohibition. He discusses how his Anthropology major impacted his current work as a distiller.
Social Sciences undergraduate majors are on the rise according to College Factual and NICHE.
Q: How many summers have you taken students to Zambia?
PhD Alumnus Laura Jones publishes article, "Ethological observations of social behavior in the operating room" in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) journal. You can access the full text at the link below.
Rice University Anthropologist Andrea Ballestero appointed as Program Co-Chair of the 2019 Society for the Social Studies of Science (4S) meetings, which will take place in New Orleans September 4 - 7 at the Hotel Sheraton.
Rice University anthropologist Cymene Howe will give a gallery talk, Thinking in Aggregate, alongside artist Lily Cox-Richard on September 22, 1 pm.
Rice University anthropologists Cymene Howe & Dominic Boyer's new Documentary film, Not Ok, is profiled in the Reykjavík Grapevine. Not Ok tells the story of Okjökull, or Ok, Iceland's former smallest glacier which lost it's glacier status in 2014.
PhD candidate Jing Wang has been awarded a doctoral fellowship from the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation to fund her proposal: Re-imagining Silk Roads: Transnational Movement among the Sinophone Muslims between China and Central Asia.