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HUSC Roundtable on Gentrification

HUSC Roundtable on Gentrification

A Department of Human Sciences Roundtable Discussion IS GENTRIFICATION RUINING DALLAS? Monday, February 20 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. Gorman Faculty Lounge DISCUSSANTS: Philipp W. Rosemann (UD Professor, Dept. of Philosophy): The Bishop Arts District: How Gentrification Destroys Diversity David D. Doyle, Jr. (Southern Methodist University Assistant Dean of Dedman College and Adjunct Assistant Professor of History): Gentrification: Lessons Learned – the Uptown and Oak Lawn Neighborhoods in Dallas Tammy Leonard (UD Associate Professor and Interim Chair, Dept. of Economics): The Reciprocal…

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Career Expo in Applied Anthropology at UNT

Career Expo in Applied Anthropology at UNT

The University of North Texas is hosting a career expo on February 16. UNT alum will be discussing their jobs, career paths, and how they use anthropology (human sciences) in their work. All students from the area are welcome to attend. See the flyer for more information. Make sure to introduce yourself to the UNT department chair, Dr. Lisa Henry, if you go. She is a wonderful person and great resource in the region. anthro-expo-flyer_area-universities

Introducing the Human Sciences

Introducing the Human Sciences

We hope everyone has returned from break invigorated and inspired! For anyone unsure of what we mean by Human Sciences or who wants to learn more about this unique program at UD, we welcome you to join us this Spring semester for our one-hour, pass/fail course: Introducing the Human Sciences (HUSC 2101), on Wednesdays from 11:00-11:50 am.   Other HUSC courses being offered this semester are the following: HUSC 2301: World in the 21st Century HUSC 3311: The Arts in…

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Jobs in the Human Sciences

Jobs in the Human Sciences

I recently returned from the American Anthropological Association meeting where I joined my colleagues from the National Association for the Practice of Anthropology (NAPA) in promoting our annual Careers Expo. The great news is there are a variety of businesses, organizations, governmental institutions, etc., looking to employ someone with a human sciences background! For those with a particular interest in anthropology, check out the NAPA careers page for more information: http://practicinganthropology.org/careers/