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A&S Professor Scott Melzer Interviewed by The Atlantic for His New Book

Scott Melzer, professor of sociology, Albion College 

Scott Melzer, professor of sociology in Albion College's Anthropology and Sociology Department, has just written a new book, Manhood Impossible, about the changing roles of fathers in today's society. He offered a number of insights on the topic in a wide-ranging online interview with The Atlantic.

Pre-historic Skull Becomes College's Latest Teaching Tool

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Albion College's Anthropology Department has a new teaching tool thanks to the campus 3-D printing of a 300,000-year-old Homo nadeli skull that may well change what we know about the history of the species on our planet 

Anthropology's Alli Harnish Seeks Answer to Her Lewis Cass Question

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Albion College anthropology professor Alli Harnish has a question. And she really wants an answer. "I moved here in 2013 and I saw all these signs around the state with the name Cass," she said. And then she began to list them off in rapid succession.