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Cuba WFU Summer Program

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Wake Forest University’s Cuba summer program is based in the beautiful capital city, Havana. The mixture of urban districts and colonial architecture in Havana provides an ideal setting to capture the rich and diverse culture and art of Cuban society. Among the many exciting places in Havana, are the residential and theater district in Vedado, the financial [...] Read more »

Disasters with Borders: The Impact of the “Haitian” Earthquake in a Dominican Border Town

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The January 12, 2010 earthquake that destroyed Port-au-Prince and its surrounding areas is one of the worst disasters in recent history.  While the earthquake and cholera epidemic’s consequences in Haiti received considerable attention, very little is known about how these disasters impacted communities in the Dominican Republic. Dr. Tess Kulstad, Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology, [...] Read more »

Museum of Anthropology Fall 2013 Lectures & Exhibits

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The Museum of Anthropology, located on Wake Forest University’s campus, is proud to announce the upcoming lectures and exhibits for the Fall 2013 school semester. To find out more information, click on each event for a drop-down description. Lectures: Effects on Inuit of the European Seal Import Ban, by Inuit lawyer/activist Aaju Peter. September [...] Read more »

Zenaida Romeu

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Zenaida Romeu, Cuban musician and director of the internationally acclaimed, all-woman string orchestra, Camerata Romeu, will be coming to Wake Forest and give a presentation as well as several musical performances. Ms. Romeu will first be giving a presentation on April 16th at 4 PM in Greene Hall (more details will be forthcoming). Following the [...] Read more »

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