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Department of Anthropology

Apr 18, 2017
Research

From professional reasons to personal connections, faculty across campus share why they’re fond of certain works they penned.


Mar 15, 2017
Campus News

Oral health of modern day African tribe transitioning from hunting and gathering to agricultural diet challenges long held presumptions about our Stone Age ancestors.


Mar 9, 2017
Research

Francisco Menendez and Alyssa Crittenden have been recognized for their efforts, which extend beyond the bounds of our campus.


Dec 28, 2016
Research

UNLV researchers and inventors made national headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2016.


Nov 18, 2016
Campus News

UNLV's new School of Medicine takes innovative approach to teaching human anatomy with interactive imaging technology.


Nov 3, 2016
Campus News

First clinical study of its kind finds no benefit for women who eat their placenta as a source of needed iron after giving birth.


Oct 20, 2016
Research

From finances to energy, health care, and more, UNLV graduate student researchers are asking important questions about America’s future.


May 9, 2016
Campus News

UNLV's chief academic officer on how she'll use her archaeology training to figure out how the pieces fit together at UNLV.


Apr 20, 2016
Research

UNLV anthropology professor receives award for research that is highly regarded and responsive to the needs of the state.


Feb 24, 2016
People

Chase, archaeologist and current vice provost at University of Central Florida, will take over as UNLV's chief academic officer May 1.


Dec 23, 2015
Research

UNLV researchers made national headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2015.


Nov 24, 2015
Research

UNLV-led anthropology study finds dog owners more attractive to potential mates.


Jul 14, 2015
People
The third-place recipient of the Classified Employee of the Year Award, Erin Azua was lauded for the gentle and caring disposition she displays when interacting with students.

May 15, 2015
Campus News

Five UNLV students selected for prestigious international scholarship program.