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November 2011

 In This Issue

Association Business
   November Anthropology News Features Funding
  AN Thematic Series for 2012
News You Can Use - Annual Meeting Edition
  Annual Meeting App
  Annual Meeting FAQs
  Using Social Media at the Annual Meeting
  Special Events
  FYI for Non-Canadian Based Mobile Users Traveling to Montral

Association Business

November Anthropology News Explores Funding

Funding is a pervasive part of every anthropologist's career as well as key to supporting, developing and growing the discipline of anthropology as a whole. Check out this month's issue online at www.anthropology-news.org

AN Thematic Series for 2012
The Anthropology News thematic series for 2012 is set. Click here to view the thematic series.

 News You Can Use- Annual Meeting Edition

Got the App?

AAA is proud to introduce the Annual Meeting App for smart phone uses this year. Simply go to the auto-detect link to download the application from your respective smartphone. Information will be continually updated now and through the meeting.


Annual Meeting FAQs
In preparation for our Annual Meeting next week, check out what you need to know before you go.

Using Social Media at the Annual Meeting
The official hashtag for the 110th Annual Meeting is #AAA2011. When dropping a tweet or posting your next status update, include #AAA2011 to be included in the online meeting conversation.

Special Events

-AAA & CASCA Co-Sponsored Welcome Reception
Thursday, November 17, 17:00 - 18:30
All attendees are invited to help us kick-off the Annual Meeting with AAA President, Virginia R. Dominguez and CASCA President, Marie Nathalie LeBlanc.

-AAA Annual Business Meeting
Thursday, November 17, 18:15 - 19:30
All members are invited to attend and are eligible to vote on any business conducted at the Annual Business Meeting.

-AAA Awards Ceremony
Thursday, November 17, 19:45 - 21:00
See who is making an impact in the discipline and join your fellow attendees in celebrating award winning research and teaching at the 2011 Awards Ceremony.


-AAA Presidential Address
Saturday, November 19, 18:15 - 19:30
Come and listen to AAA President Virginia R. Dominguez deliver the 2011 Presidential Address: "Comfort Zones and Their Dangers: Who Are We? Qui sommes-nous?"

FYI for Non-Canadian Based Mobile Users Traveling to Montreal

Please note that most non-Canadian mobile users may incur roaming charges while traveling within Canada for the Annual Meeting.  Many mobile providers have short-term plans that will allow users of mobile phones and smart-phones to use their devices while not incurring roaming charges. Attendees are encouraged to contact their mobile plan providers to learn about usage options while in Canada.






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Last Chance for Discount

The Presidential incentive for the Undergraduate membership will close November 20, 2011. Act now to take advantage of a $10 subsidy to join more than one section.


2011 AAA Annual Meeting


AAA will conduct its 110th Annual Meeting in Montreal, Quebec, Canada November 16-20, 2011.


Gear up for the meeting with the products offered here to get you and your colleagues outfitted.


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Dates to Remember

November 14
AN deadline for Health, Well-Being and Happiness submissions

November 16-20
AAA 110th Annual Meeting

November 20
Undergraduate membership offer expires

December 2
AN deadline for Family submissions


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