Folk Studies and Anthropology
Department of Folk Studies and Anthropology
Thank you for your interest in Folk Studies and Anthropology! Our department offers an undergraduate major in Anthropology, minors in Folklore and in Anthropology, a Masters in Folk Studies, a graduate certificate in Historic Preservation, plus a number of General Education and Colonnade courses. We are also the home of the Kentucky Folklife Program.
Please come visit us in our departmental offices in Room 237 of the Ivan Wilson Fine Arts Center, or contact us for more information.
Our summer office hours (through August 10):
Monday-Thursday, 7:30 - 3:30
Friday, 7:30 - 12:30
Kentucky Folklife Program to receive $20,000 Art Works grant from NEA
May 11th, 2018
The Kentucky Folklife Program at WKU has been awarded a $20,000 Art Works grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to support the establishment...
Brent Bjorkman travels to Washington D.C.
Mar 15th, 2018
Over the past two years, Bjorkman and his Kentucky Folklife Program and the Kentucky Museum colleagues have received grants from the National...