September 15: 4-7p Commemoration Ceremony – Student Union South Ballroom: Join our university, local, and state dignitaries to commemorate the first day of classes held on September 15, 1915, in what was at that time the newly established Department of Archaeology. At this event, we will share highlights of our School and the accomplishments of our faculty, students, and alumni, followed by a reception.
The School of Anthropology at the University of Arizona celebrates our 100th year in 2015! Anthropology at the University of Arizona has excelled because of the quality and achievements of our faculty, alumni, current students and staff. We hope that this centennial year will inspire us all to celebrate the accomplishments that have brought us to this point, as well as dream of where our next century will take us, both individually and as an academic community.