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Heather Shattuck-Heidorn

Alumna Dr. Heather Shattuck-Heidorn to Teach Anthropology Course

Alumna Dr. Heather Shattuck-Heidorn to Teach Anthropology Course
Matthew Bampton

Professor Matthew Bampton Quoted in SCIENCE Magazine

Professor Matthew Bampton (current USM Geography-Anthropology faculty member) and Bate's College Professor Gerry Bigelow (former USM faculty member) are in SCIENCE magazine!

Dr. Matthew Edney Receives Book Contract

Congratulations to our own Dr. Matthew Edney! He has a book contract with the University of Chicago Press and we look forward to celebrating the publication in early 2019. The description is below and don't forget Matthew teaches courses in the Osher Map Library so you can always take a class and work with the map collection first hand!

NEW! Minor in Social Justice

The Social Justice minor will provide students with a set of courses focused on those ideas and practices directly related to the interdisciplinary field of social justice.
Photo of a demonstration in process at the 11th annual Flint Knapp-In on the gorham campus

USM’s Geography-Anthropology Student Association holds 11th annual Flint Knapp-In event

For over a decade, GASA has organized and hosted an on-campus event in which attendees are taught to make stone tools, practice ancient spear hunting techniques and learn about prehistoric peoples.

11th Annual Flint Knapp-In Event - Nominated for Student Event of the Year

This year on April 15th the Geography-Anthropology Student Association (GASA) will hold its 11th annual Knapp-In on the Gorham campus. For over a decade now GASA has hosted an on-campus event in which attendees are taught to make stone tools, to practice ancient spear-hunting techniques, and to learn about prehistoric peoples.