May 21, 2013
Rebekah Nathans ethnography, My Freshman Year, depicts university life at a
basic, but quite accurate level. Although Nathan is much older than other freshmen
students, a quality that might have been
April 18, 2013
Microtheme #2: Student Social Life on Saturday Nights at Union College
Three years ago, when I was a freshman at Union College, I always felt as though I never
really knew what went on during the we
Midterm Review Sheet ANT-363
Week 3: The Cocktail Waitress and class discussions
-Describe the ways that the bar is established as a male dominated space.
What are the different categories of customers and what do they illustrate
about how waitresses view
May 15, 2013
The Twenty-First Birthday: A New Adults Last Day to Act Childish
In her ethnography, Nightwork: Sexuality, Pleasure, and Corporate Masculinity in
a Tokyo Hostess Club, Anne Allison describes the ways
June 2, 2013
In my interview with Marian, we discussed her experience at boarding school in
New Hampshire. Obviously, there were many things that she needed to explain to me that
were part of the cul
Appendix- Marians Boarding School Experience
What boarding school did you attend?
I went to Holderness School in New Hampshire.
What part of New Hampshire?
Plymouth its about two hours north of Boston, near Loon mountain.
And at what age did you go?
April 11, 2013
Microtheme #1: Mapping the Alumni Gym at Union College
The Alumni Gym at Union College is a facility accessible to all people associated with
Union College. Students, faculty, and alumni that use the Alu
Emily Pettengill Learning How to Ask and class discussions
Articulate the main argument that an interview is a particular kind of speech
event well known to Americans that requires role relations, participant goals,
rules for turn taking, constraints on l
June 7, 2013
Harmonious Relationships on a Heavily Populated Greek Campus
Greek Life has remained a strong presence on Union Colleges campus since it
was first introduced to the campus in 1825. At that time, only
Interview #1: Kelsey, Captain of Womens Soccer, Non-Greek
E: Describe yourself in terms of your year at college, your major, whether your an
athlete, in Greek life, or a member of any other organizations or clubs.
K: I'm a junior, I'm a sociology
May 21, 2013
Living Abroad: A Transition from Palestine to the United States
Guided Interview Questions:
Before moving to the United States, where in Palestine did you live?
What influenced you to stud