Adriana Cordova (’17) awarded 2016 ACC-IAC Fellowship

Anthropology major, Adriana Cordova, was awarded the 2016 ACC-IAC Fellowship by WFU’s Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Center (URECA). The fellowship financed 6 weeks of field research in Ecuador and her residency on WFU campus to facilitate writing and analysis over the summer. The project, Healthy Parent-Child Communication in Rural Ecuador, is supervised …

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Dr. Sherri Lawson Clark – Vienna, Austria – Anthropology of Space: Social Stratification in the Built Environment

In a little over four weeks, Dr. Sherri Lawson Clark and nine students put their cultural anthropology skill sets to work in examining seven of Vienna’s twenty-three districts.  Students were tasked with identifying a space or spaces within their chosen district that demonstrates social inequality; contextualize the spaces historically, economically, …

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Mentored Undergraduate Research in Anthropology Featured at WFU Research Day 2015

Six undergraduate students presented their research projects mentored by Anthropology faculty at the 9th Annual Wake Forest University Undergraduate Research Day. In alphabetical order, followed by their mentor in parentheses, they are: Caroline Bertoni (Thacker) Clay Sourcing, Ceramic Production, and Prehistoric Exchange along the Yadkin River Adriana Cordova (Friederic) Health Education & Family Relations in …

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