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Friday, May 7, 2021

Congratulations to Lauren McGrath ’21, winner of Best Video: Outstanding Undergraduate Presenter Award at Princeton Research Day 2021! Lauren’s video, “A Side Unseen: Why Structural Violence Demands Visualization,” tells why we need more than written papers and journal articles to appropriately tell the stories of structural violence.

Thursday, May 6, 2021

Professor Agustín Fuentes, along with Jeffrey V. Peterson, published a peer-reviewed article in PLOS ONE, “Social media and public perception as core aspect of public health: The cautionary case of @realdonaldtrump and COVID-19.”

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Thursday, May 6, 2021

Professor Julia Elyachar recently wrote an Op-Ed for Forward titled, “They’re Palestinians facing eviction in east Jerusalem. They may have helped save my family. "We must and can live together. This much my family history has taught me. The current path of eviction at the point of a gun leads to a dismal future for all, not just for...

Friday, Apr 30, 2021

Congratulations to Ph.D. candidate Alexandra Middleton, one of four to win the 2020-21 Porter Ogden Jacobus Fellowship, Princeton University’s top honor for graduate students.

Friday, Apr 30, 2021

Congratulations to alumna Trina Swanson ’20, awarded the Fulbright award to conduct ethnographic research in Eswatini. Swanson will conduct her research with health care workers in Eswatini called: "Reimagining Youth HIV Care: Digitization and Transformation during Covid-19."

Sunday, Apr 25, 2021
Legacies of Violence and Complicity
Friday, Apr 23, 2021

Congratulations to Professor Laurence Ralph, his book Renegade Dreams: Living Through Injury in Gangland Chicago, received the 2021 J.I. Stanley Prize. The School for Advanced Research (SAR) presents the J. I. Staley Prize to a living author for a book that exemplifies outstanding scholarship and writing in anthropology.

Thursday, Apr 22, 2021

Congratulations to Anthropology major Jessica Lambert ’22, awarded the Truman Scholarship.  The award recognizes students with exceptional leadership potential who are committed to careers in government, the nonprofit or advocacy sectors, education or elsewhere in the public service. Jessica will use the scholarship to earn a...

Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021

The film, The Torture Letters, produced and directed by Laurence Ralph, has become an official selection for another film festival, the Atlanta Film Festival. The festival will be hosted virtually, drive in, and in person from April 22- May 2.

Friday, Apr 16, 2021

The murders of eight people at Atlanta-area spas, six of whom were Asian women, has taken place amidst a wave of violence directed against people of Asian descent in this country. The attack, by a white gunman whom a Georgia sheriff’s captain described as having “a bad day,” has been the most high-profile case in a wave of anti-Asian violence,...

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