Anthropology: Examining Masculinity as a Concept Through a Sociocultural Lens

There are many tragedies that exist in the world today; from world hunger and global warming to the systematic oppression of human rights. Thus, as a natural result of these morbid truths, people participate in various forms of activism. In … Continue reading Anthropology: Examining Masculinity as a Concept Through a Sociocultural Lens

Pakistani Nobel Prize recipient and education activist Malala Yousafzai speaking in a classroom of girls

Anthropology: Sociocultural Implications in the Struggle for Women’s Education in Pakistan

In the advanced world we live in today, information is easily accessible at the touch of our fingertips. Through the internet, learning has become much easier than it was in the past. However, receiving an academic education is still difficult … Continue reading Anthropology: Sociocultural Implications in the Struggle for Women’s Education in Pakistan

Rosalind Franklin looking through microscope

The Matilda Effect: Forgotten Accomplishments and Contributions of Women In STEM

For centuries, civilization has been modernized through a series of inventions that broadened our understanding of the life around us. While there is an abundance of male scientists that are celebrated today for their work, it is not as common … Continue reading The Matilda Effect: Forgotten Accomplishments and Contributions of Women In STEM

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Anthropology: The Historical Discrimination of Native Americans

Throughout history, colonialism has had a significant  role in the conflict that shapes entire nations. The debris of colonial structures and power dynamics still remain strong foundations for many countries today. In the United States, this is seen through the … Continue reading Anthropology: The Historical Discrimination of Native Americans