Senior Thesis

Senior Thesis

Coursework prepares sociology & anthropology majors to write theses during their senior year. The senior thesis enables students to develop their independent research interests while working directly with a faculty member.

A sampling of recent senior thesis titles:

  • Native Alaskan Material Culture Reinvented: A Yup'ik Cast Study
  • Popular Mobilization as a Vehicle for Change in Bolivia
  • The Art of Legitimacy: A Case Study of the Parisian Artistic Squatter Movement
  • Everyday Nationhood: Processes and Struggles of Identification by Tibetans in Exile
  • American Muslims and the Politics of Identity Post 9/11
  • Mexican Nationalism Post-NAFTA
  • Criminal Justice and Prison Reform
  • The Politics of Women's groups in Nicaragua
  • Street Children in Zimbabwe