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Field Schools

Students have the opportunity to join summer field schools in archaeology or intern with Geographic Information Systems.


Gain real world experience and apply what you have learned in your classes through an internship focused on anthropology or archaeology.  Numerous opportunities are offered at a wide range of museums, universities, governmental agencies, not-for-profits, and volunteer programs. 

Compleat Angler Fellowship Program

Work with an Anthropology faculty member to research past and present cultures of the Chesapeake Bay, connecting the classroom to the community and the region.  Compleat Angler Fellows can receive grants of up to $1000.00.

Anthropology Club

Some of the fun events of the anthropology club include the atlatl contest with participation of Murray, the life-size mastodon, and the Bug Bake Sale in Hodson.

Honor Society

Students who excel in anthropology are invited to join Lambda Alpha, the National Anthropology Honor Society.