SACC is a network of people who teach anthropology in community colleges, two-year and four-year colleges, universities and pre-collegiate institutions. A section of the American Anthropological Association (AAA), SACC was founded in 1978 to encourage dialogue and collaboration among teachers of anthropology across sub-disciplines and institutional settings, and to promote excellence in the teaching of anthropology.
SACC Annual Meeting in Burlington, VT April 23-26, 2014
At the Hilton Burlington Hotel 60 Battery Street Burlington, VT
The SACC room rate is $129 per night (includes internet access) - be sure to say you are a part of The Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges (SACC). Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-Hilton (1-800-445-8667), calling the hotel directly at 802-658-6500, or online. Reservations must be made by April 1st.
Registration for the full meeting for members will be $275, non-members $300, and students $150. Single day registration is also available. A link to registration will be available after the AAA meeting in November.
CALL FOR PAPERS:
The Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges (SACC) is holding its 2014 annual meeting in Burlington, VT, April 23-26. The theme of the meeting is “Food for Thought: Transformative Intersections, Processes and Teaching.” Proposals for paper presentations on this any topic relating to anthropology are welcome. Of particular interest are presentations on teaching anthropology. Paper presentations are tentatively scheduled for 15 minutes. Abstracts should be no longer than 125 words and must be received no later than April 1, 2014. Make sure to include your institutional affiliation and contact information with your abstract. Abstracts should be sent to Dianne Chidester, preferably via email at Dianne.firstname.lastname@example.org. Paper abstracts, if necessary, may be sent to Dianne Chidester, Greenville Technical College, Behavioral & Social Sciences, MS 1042, P.O. Box 5616, Greenville, SC 29606-5616. Notification of acceptance or rejection of proposals will be completed by April 7, 2014. No proposal will be accepted for final inclusion in the program until the program chair receives confirmation from the AAA prior to April 7, 2014, that the conference registration fees have been paid.
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