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Brockport students riding camels in Wadi Rumm during an archaeological field school in Petra, Jordan.

The Survivor's Exhibit now on Display.

Join us for The Survivor's Exhibit opening reception on Thursday, September 27, at 6 pm in the Queen Room of the Drake Memorial Library. It presents the tragic history of a family, who fled genocide in the Democratic Republic of Congo.


Film Screening and Discussion

Join us for a film Screening and discussion for 'Salam Neighbor'  on Tuesday, 10/23 at 5:30 pm, in the Drake Memorial Library. The film is about two Americans try living in a Syrian refugee camp.  Our second film screening 'Shadows of the Lynching Tree' Wednesday, 11/7 at 5:30 pm, in the Drake Memorial Library. Discussion topic, is racism behind us? Race politics and history today.

  • Profile - Jonathan Broida working in the Anthropology Lab

    What Its Like

    Hear from our students what its like to be a part of the Department of Anthropology at the College at Brockport.

  • Michelle Heeman performing Research in Petra

    Alumni Testimonials

    Hear directly from our alumni why you should join the Department of Anthropology!

  • Professor in Cambodia

    Anthropology Addresses the Issues of Today

    Anthropology is a multidisciplinary field of study where you can focus on a variety of areas of research related to the human experience. The anthropology department’s curriculum at the College at Brockport focuses on interdisciplinary themes of study related to Environment and Change, Social Justice and Human Rights, and Heritage and Identity.

  • Rochelle Strassner

    Check out some of the Career Opportunities in Anthropology

    Rochelle is responsible for operating the Wilderness Explorer Troop Leader locations at Walt Disney World while connecting guests to animals, conservation, culture and the natural world through engaging, family-focused activities. This is just one of the many opportunities available to Anthropologists!

Last Updated 9/24/18

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