PhD Student Spencer Kaplan was awarded Honorable Mention in the David Hakken Graduate Student Paper Prize by the AAA Committee for the Anthropology of Computing (CASTAC). Spencer received the Honorable Mention for his paper titled “Facing Blockchain’s Double Bind: Trustless Technologies and ‘IRL... Read more
Why are women freezing their eggs in record numbers? Marcia Inhorn’s Motherhood on Ice explores this question by drawing on the stories of more than 150 women who pursued fertility preservation technology. Moving between narratives of pain and empowerment, these nuanced personal stories... Read more
Eduardo Fernandez-Duque, Professor of Anthropology and the School of the Environment was featured in Yale News this Friday for his co-authorship in two articles published in Science. Read more about his work here.
Marcia Inhorn, William K. Lanman, Jr. Professor of Anthropology and Professor in the MacMillan Center, is the recipient of the 2023 Graduate Mentor Award from Yale’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. The Graduate Mentor Award recognizes faculty members who are exceptional in fostering the... Read more
Congratulations to Maurice Rippel, a third-year PhD student in African American Studies and Anthropology, who has been awarded a Dissertation Fieldwork Grant by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, New York, for his project entitled: “The Privileged Prospects: Education,... Read more
Congratulations to Shalini Iyengar, a third-year PhD student in sociocultural anthropology, who has been awarded a Dissertation Fieldwork Grant by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, New York, for her project entitled: “Making the Coastal Zone: Law, Livelihoods, and... Read more
Christina Carolus, a PhD Candidate in Archaeology, has been awarded a P.E.O. Schlar Award. P.E.O. Scholar Awards are one-time, competitive, merit-based awards intended to recognize and encourage academic excellence and achievement by women in doctoral-level programs. These awards are based on... Read more