Donald S. Pitkin Prize The Donald S. Pitkin Prize in Anthropology-Sociology, established in honor of the founder of the department on the occasion of his retirement, is given to that student whose honors thesis best exemplifies the humane values to which Professor Pitkin committed his research and teaching.

Anthropology and Sociology

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Welcome to the Anthropology and Sociology Department.  Our joint program teaches students to analyze systematically culture and social life.  Faculty, all active researchers and committed teachers, work in a range of ethnographic areas from various theoretical perspectives. 

The Journey of Man: A Genetic Odyssey

Submitted by Andy Anderson