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Where the wall ends Where the border wall abruptly ends at Sasabe, AZ. Photo: Samuel Fox '14.

Where the Wall Ends

Through funding from the Hurford Center for the Arts & Humanities, anthropology major Samuel Fox ’14 spent his summer in Arizona doing field research and finished the first draft of his novella, which features an anthropologist and a fictional citizen … Continue reading

Katie Ulrich '14 spent her summer working at the Laboratory of Plant Physiological Ecology (LAFIECO) at the University of Sao Paulo in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Katie Ulrich '14 spent her summer working at the Laboratory of Plant Physiological Ecology (LAFIECO) at the University of Sao Paulo in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Biofuels in Brazil

“As a biology and anthropology double major, I’m looking at the social aspects of biofuels. I plan, in fact, to draw upon my experiences at LAFIECO … in my senior anthropology thesis.” — Katie Ulrich ’14

Where the wall ends Where the border wall abruptly ends at Sasabe, AZ. Photo: Samuel Fox '14.

Where the Wall Ends

Through funding from the Hurford Center for the Arts & Humanities, anthropology major Samuel Fox ’14 spent his summer in Arizona doing field research and finished the first draft of his novella, which features an anthropologist and a fictional citizen … Continue reading

Laura Newman Eckstein Laura Newman Eckstein '16 at the Minidoka Relocation Center, Jerome, Idaho.

Laura Newman Eckstein

This summer Laura Newman Eckstein ’16 conducted an independent anthropology study looking at the ways diets, commensality, and family structures changed due to the Japanese Relocation Centers.

Katie Ulrich '14 spent her summer working at the Laboratory of Plant Physiological Ecology (LAFIECO) at the University of Sao Paulo in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Katie Ulrich '14 spent her summer working at the Laboratory of Plant Physiological Ecology (LAFIECO) at the University of Sao Paulo in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Biofuels in Brazil

“As a biology and anthropology double major, I’m looking at the social aspects of biofuels. I plan, in fact, to draw upon my experiences at LAFIECO … in my senior anthropology thesis.” — Katie Ulrich ’14

Sarah Harrison ’13 and Shelby Lyons ’15 are participating in a research cruise with the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative on the R/V Pelican. Sarah Harrison ’13 and Shelby Lyons ’15 are participating in a research cruise with the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative on the R/V Pelican.

Summer Research

Every year the Center for Peace and Global Citizenship, the John B. Hurford ’60 Center for Arts and Humanities and the Marian E. Koshland Integrated Science Center sponsor summer work, research and internships for almost 150 students.