News and Events


Upcoming Events

George Rich Colloquium Series

"The Martians Are Coming! How Mistranslation and Misrepresentation Created a Major Science Fiction Industry"

A lecture by Dr. John Connor, Emeritus Professor of the Department of Anthropology, CSUS.

CSUS Alumni Center

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM.

See flyer here.


Exhibit: 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.

See postcard here. Note: postcard serves as Sacramento State Parking Permit in student spaces for the reception only.

Department Newsletter

MARCH 2010


APRIL 2012

Past Events

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

See flyer here.

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

See flyer here.

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

STEM Scholars Lecture presented by Dr. Samantha Hens (2/22/11)