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Living on One Dollar

Living On One Dollar is a film that follows the lives of four college students as they live on $1 a day for two months in rural Guatemala. Ryan Christoffersen, Zach Ingrasci, Sean Leonard,...

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Anthropolgy in Marriage and Family Therapy

The field I am going into is not one directly related to Anthropology. My career plan as of now is to become a Marriage and Family Therapist. Finding Anthropology to be very interesting and...

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American Museum of Natural History Internships

The Anthropology Internship Program at the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) in New York offers and wonderful internship program for anthropology students and new grads interested in a wide range of fields including biological anthropology, ethnography, museums, archaeology, and...

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Meandering to Mexico

I was lying in a grove of willow trees that sparkled with dancing fire flies. Above me was a black velvet sky aflame with stars. A symphony of cicadas and frogs lulled my mind as they competed with the gentle hiss of waves lapping on sand. I could have…

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Anthropologists play key role in current Ebola outbreak

When disease strikes in the developing world, like the current Ebola outbreak in Guinea, doctors, nurses and epidemiologists from international organizations fly in to help. So do anthropologists. Understanding local customs — and fears...

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The First Leg: Atchison to Tulsa

Seven days ago I woke up 300 miles from where I now sit to my alarm buzzing in my ear. I rolled over and groaned, slapping the alarm for a few extra minutes of sleep. After a few moments, however, I opened my eyes with a jolt. Today I was leaving for S…