Five College Anthropology Conference

All Anthropology students are invited to attend our Annual Five College Undergraduate Anthropology Conference.  Please come support your fellow classmates, and Anthropology Majors from the Five College Consortium.  Presentations start at 9:00 a.m. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Faith Kares (Mount Holyoke College, ’03). Her keynote lecture will develop how ethnographic research and anthropological concepts help us address police (mis)conduct and improve community-police relations. If you have any questions, please contact Michelle Pietras at

Dr. Kares received her Ph.D. in anthropology from Northwestern University in 2015. She has served as a Postdoctoral Researcher and Project Manager at Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry and is currently transitioning to a position in the City of Chicago Inspector General’s Office.

Important Dates:

March 24th, 2017: Deadline for student proposals

April 4th, 2017:  Student representatives meet to form panels.