LAMBDA ALPHA

Lambda Alpha is the National Collegiate Honors Society for Anthropology.  The Beta Chapter of West Virginia, formed in 1995, is housed in our department.   Membership confers certain privileges, including national academic recognition, scholarships, and the opportunity to publish in a national anthropological journal.

 

Qualifications for membership are:

  1. 2.5 GPA overall
  2. 3.0 GPA in Anthropology/ Sociology classes
  3. A minimum of 12 hours of academic Anthropology OR 6 hours Anthropology and 6 hours Sociology

Application for membership is made only once every academic year, usually near the end of the Fall Semester.  Qualified applicants are required to fill out a form to be signed by the faculty advisor and submit a one-time fee of $25.00.

Faculty advisor:  Nicholas Freidin, D.Phil.

2015-2016

Jake Farley
Zachary Morris
Jocelyn Taylor
Donald Whitt

2013-14

Allen Armel
Ryan West

2012-13

Sarah Adkins
Emily Alleman
Johnna Bailey
Tyler Ball
Arianne Moore
Allison Stamper

2010-11

Ennis Barbery
Emily Brooks
Brittany Vance

2008-09

Sarah Burns
Robert DeMuth
Brittany Griffith
Frederick Haden III
Jenafer Hinchman
Amanda Payne

2006-07

Andrew Adkins
Casey Cunninghan

2005-06

Michael Adkins
Sarah Posin

2003-04

Tara Allman
Gael Neace
Tania Stricker

2001-02

Jason Baker

2000-01

Rebecca Klug

1999-00

Gretchen Acker
Matthew Oldaker

1997-98

Lora Dyer
Bruce Gowings
Tracie Kinder
Troy Kogel
Tatiana Mynuk
Edith Prino
Joseph Weikle

1996-97

Stacey Angel
Rebecca Brewer
Richard Butler
Gregory Jones
Ronald Thomas