AAA writes letter to Congress opposing H.R. 1806, The America COMPETES Reauthorization Act, because it would decimate federal support for critical programs at NSF and irreparably damage the U.S. scientific enterprise, particularly at colleges and universities.
Two Important Reasons to Renew Your Membership Today
Membership is required to submit your proposal for the Annual Meeting and vote in the upcoming AAA elections. The Call for Papers portal closes on April 15. Beat the rush, renew today!
AAA/Oxford University Press Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching of Anthropology
Celebrate your favorite anthropology teacher by nominating her or him for the 2015 AAA/Oxford Teaching Award by May 1. Take advantage of the extended deadline to honor an anthropology educator who had an impact on you in the field of anthropology.
Racialized police violence … again
AAA is working with its members to contribute to broad alliances aimed at re-building a fair justice system, from healing for those who are targeted and traumatized, to changing the culture of policing, to addressing the underlying structures of racism that so often produce such violence.
Preserving Visual Culture
AN Columnist Carrie Ida Edinger reports on her tour of the Winterthur Scientific Research and Analysis Laboratory at the Winterthur Museum in Delaware.