Arts in Contemporary Cultures visit to Oak Cliff Cultural Center

Arts in Contemporary Cultures visit to Oak Cliff Cultural Center

The Oak Cliff Cultural Center recently presented “Written and Witnessed,” an exhibition featuring Fabric Artist-Poet, Jas. Mardis, and Calligrapher Andrea Tosten. Students in HUSC 3311, The Arts in Contemporary Cultures, visited the center and got a special gallery talk from the two artists. We are grateful for the time Jas. and Andrea took to explain their truly inspirational and powerful work. “Fabric Artist-Poet Jas. Mardis and Calligrapher Andrea Tosten exhibit small-to-large work in paper and fabric exploring responses to race,…

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Human and Social Science Students at the Society for Applied Anthropology

Human and Social Science Students at the Society for Applied Anthropology

Four seniors presented their thesis projects at the Society for Applied Anthropology annual meeting held in Portland. The projects covered a variety of topics, and they all did a wonderful job! The titles of each project were the following: SHAHAN, Kathryn: Improving Resources for Male Sexual Assault Survivors HAMM, Gemma: Alcohol Use Disorders and Recovery: Young Adults Seeking Help and Support GARTLAND, Natalie: How College Aged Individuals React to Controversy Over Gun Ownership MILLENHEFT, Elizabeth: Fake News: A Study on…

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HUSC Party Time!

HUSC Party Time!

A reminder we will be gathering tomorrow (2/28) at 7:00 pm to bring together HUSC majors, concentrators, and anyone strongly interested in the program. We will be serving food (including pizza!) so come hungry. Thanks to HUSC seniors Liz Millenheft and Kathryn Shahan for helping with organizing and decorations! You can contact Drs. Sullivan, Sepper, or Pezzia for further details or questions.

HUSC Party!

HUSC Party!

Human and Social Sciences is going to celebrate reaching the one-third finished point of the semester by having a get together–or maybe a blow-out party–on Thursday evening, February 28, from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Human Sciences majors and concentrators (and their professors) don’t often have the chance to socialize as a group, so this will provide a chance to meet your fellow students in a relaxed setting. I also hope this will be an opportunity for everyone to find out…

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