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29
Mar
 
Guest Lecture by Chingiz Aidarbekov on "Central Asia and Evolving Global Security Environment: Geopolitics, External Powers and Relations"
On March 27, AUCA, the Faculty of Anthropology and International Development, hosted another lecture in the NGO's and International Development class. The lecture featured Chyngyz Aidarbekov, a former Ministry of Foreign Affairs and currently Chairman of the Committee on International Affairs, Defence, Security and Migration of the Jogorku Kenesh of the Kyrgyz Republic.
15
Dec
2023
 
AUCA Master and Bachelor Students Showcase Insights at Annual Anthropology Student Field Reports Session
On December 1, the Anthropology Department hosted  the Annual Anthropology Student Field Reports Session. This engaging event served as a platform for both Master's and Bachelor's students to present their field reports, unveiling a myriad of cultural narratives from diverse corners of the world.
14
Dec
2023
 
The Mary Schweitzer Scholarship for Excellence in Anthropology.
The Anthropology, Technology and International Development program is delighted to share this year's students who have been awarded the Mary Schweitzer Scholarship for Excellence in Anthropology. 
15
May
2023
 
Anthropologists Conference at AUCA
At the end of April, the Anthropology Department of AUCA held a conference, "Central Asia: New Local Forms of Knowledge, Art, and Practice,” attended by scientists, researchers, and public figures from different countries.
14
Nov
2022
 
Kirgizova Madina: “The memories I made will last forever”
Kirgizova Madina is a junior student of the Anthropology department at AUCA. Her sophomore spring semester she spent studying at the Caucasus University in Georgia. In this interview, Madina talks about how a spontaneous decision had a life-changing impact on her life.
18
Oct
2022
 
After AUCA: Basira Mir Makhammad on completing 2 Master’s in 2 years and studying for PhD
Basira Mir Makhammad graduated with a degree in Anthropology from AUCA in 2017. After AUCA, she went on to complete her Master’s degree in Archaeological Materials Science by studying at the University of Evora in Portugal, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in Greece, and Sapienza University of Rome in Italy. Currently, she is studying at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History in Germany for her PhD. In this interview, Basira shares the story of how she managed to achieve her academic goals.
15
Jul
2022
 
The Anthropology department is hosting three interns from the CEU
The Anthropology departement Is hosting three interns from the Central European University, Austria.
15
Feb
2022
 
Askarbekova Sezim “AUCA gave me a chance to participate in a BGIA program”
Askarbekova Sezim is a junior student at AUCA majoring in Anthropology and International development, a participate of the AUCA exchange program in the BGIA in USA, New York. 
20
Dec
2021
 
Award of the Mary Schweitzer Scholarship for Excellence in Anthropology
On December 17, the AUCA Department of Anthropology held an award ceremony dedicated to those students who were selected to receive the Mary Schweitzer Scholarship for Excellence in Antropology.
19
Oct
2021
 
Mary Schweitzer Scholarship for Excellence in Anthropology
Mary Schweitzer Scholarship for Excellence in Anthropology welcomes applications from promising students of Anthropology, Technology and International Development Department at AUCA. The aim of this scholarship is to support students who show commitment to and excellence in anthropology. This year, the scholarship fund raised over $3000.


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