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
Folklife Archives Accreditation
Jun 18th, 2018
Western Kentucky University’s Manuscripts and Folklife Archives, a part of the Department of Library Special Collections, was recently granted...
Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange announces 2018 cohort, WKU hosting first exchange
Jun 6th, 2018
The Kentucky Rural-Urban Exchange (RUX) will gather in Bowling Green this weekend for the first 2018 Rural-Urban Exchange Community Intensive, hosted...