Tag Archives: Vancouver

Making #AAACASCA Manageable: The Teaching Culture Top 25

It is that time of year again—November is flying by, and thousands of anthropologists are gathering to share, learn, explore, discuss, and debate important issues in their field. At UTP, we are thrilled that AAA and CASCA are collaborating for … read more…

  • dateNovember 21, 2019
  • commentsNo comments
  • posted byAnna
read post

Teaching about Indigenous Peoples and Cultures

Teaching about other peoples and cultures is often challenging. For me this includes teaching courses on Indigenous peoples and cultures of North America, including those known as Native Americans, Indians, Aboriginals, and First Nations. With two main challenges (authenticity and place) in mind, I recently created a new course on Indigenous Peoples and taught it in a condensed seven-week term. The class met every Friday from 9:00 – 4:00 and focused on the First Nations of the Greater Vancouver area. Four days were spent off-campus and three were spent on-campus. read more…

  • dateJuly 6, 2016
  • comments1
  • posted byBob Muckle
read post