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Brian Howell, professor of anthropology at Wheaton, speaks to Taylor about short-term missions. (Photograph provided by Brian Howell)

Anthropology lecture signals expansions

Brian Howell speaks on short-term missionsBy Kassidy Hall | Echo On Feb. 16, Brian Howell, professor of anthropology at Wheaton College, spoke to an audience at Taylor in a lecture hall in Metcalf. Howell coined his talk with the quote title, “They were poor but happy,” and his discussion covered […]

by · February 23, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Professor Robert Priest brings expertise to the new anthropology field of study at Taylor. (Photograph by Ruth Orellana)

Some major changes

New anthropology focus added to Taylor’s sociology departmentBy Gabby Carlson | Echo A new major arrived on campus with Robert Priest, professor of anthropology, this fall. Although the details are not yet finalized, anthropology will be offered as a hybrid major with sociology or a minor by itself. Priest is […]

by · November 17, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News
Robert Priest was one of thirty to speak on witchcraft accusations at a UN workshop held in Geneva, Switzerland. (Photograph provided by Robert Priest)

Human rights wronged

U.N. invites professor to speak at witchcraft accusation workshopBy Gabby Carlson | Echo Robert Priest, professor of anthropology, spoke at a United Nations (U.N.) Experts Workshop held in Geneva, Switzerland on Sept. 21-22. The workshop highlighted witchcraft accusations happening in Europe and Africa in today’s culture. Thirty experts were brought […]

by · October 6, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · News