News and Events
George Rich Colloquium Lecture
For Ritual Sex to Sexual Individuality: The Disinheritance of Sambia Sexual Culture, 1974 – 2013
By Dr. Gilbert Herdt; Sac State Anthropology Alumnus, Founding Director and Professor, Graduate program in Human Sexuality, California Institute for Integral Studies
Thursday, October 13, 2016, Harper Alumni Center, 4:30 – 5:30pm
Reception to follow!
Museum Exhibit: A Place for all People: Introducing the National Museum of African American History and Culture
September 23 - October 29, 2016, Anthropology Museum (Mendocino 1000 First Floor)
Open Hours: Tuesday - Friday 12:00 (noon) - 3:00pm.
This exhibit is coming from SITES (Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Services) and comprises 19 limited-edition posters featuring objects and historical interpretation from the inaugural exhibition of the National Museum.
Sweet Freedom's Plains: African Americans on the Overland Trails, 1841-1869
Lecture and Book Signing featuring Dr. Shirley Moore Prof. Emeritus of History
Dr. Moore will give a talk and book signing in conjunciton with Anthropology Museum exhibic called "A Place for All People."
Saturday October 22, 2016, Del Norte Hall 1004, 4:00 - 6:00pm.
An Evolutionary and Ecological Perspective of Human Drug Use
Talk by Sacramento State Anthropology Professor, Roger Sullivan. Invited speaker as part of The Addiction and Lifestyles in Contemporary Europe Reframing Addictions Project (ALICE RAP) "U Turn on Addiction".
Click here to watch video.
The Power of Identity: Domestic Arts of Highland Michoacán
Location: Sacramento State Anthropology Museum (Mendocino Hall 1000, First Floor)
Exhibit Dates: April 5 - May 20, 2016 Exibit Days & Hours: Tuesdays - Fridays, 10:30am - 1:30pm and 3:00pm - 5:00 pm.
Sentiment & Science: The GF and AW Beardsley Collection as 19th - Century Travelogue
Opening Reception: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 1:30pm - 3:00 pm.
Exhibit Dates: April 15 - May 15, 2014
Exibit Days & Hours: Tuesdays - Fridays, 12:00pm (noon) - 3:00 pm.
Wuha Lehulum (Water for All)
Ethiopia and Water from an Anthropological Perspective
November 19 - December 7, 2012
Open Tuesday to Friday, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Sacramento Anthropological Society 36th Annual Student Research Conference
"In the Field: Experiences within the Discipline"
Friday, May 3rd, 2013 - 12 pm - 4 pm
Hinde Auditorium and Forest Suite
Department Awards will be presented to the following recipients:
- Thomas Cowan - John W. Connor Scholarship
- Carina Vega - Richard H. Reeve Award
- Brittany Velasquez - Academic Achievement Award
George Rich Colloquium “The Business of Water: What Options Exist?”
A lecture by Dr. Ananthakrishnan Aiyer
CSUS Alumni Center. Wednesday, November 14, 2012 3:30PM
See flyer here or contact the Department of Anthropology