Please see this video featuring Museum Studies Program Alumni. Click here for video.
Illinois Association of Museums praises NIU Anthropology Museum Exhibit. Click here for article
NIU Anthropology Museum receives federal grant for storage collections move. Click here for article.
Museum Exhibit Focuses on Haiti Earthquake. Click here for article.
Archaeologist inspiration for tv show bones to visit campus. click here for article
50th Anniversary Exhibitions featured here, Click here for article
The Anthropology Museum has invited experts from around the world to NIU to discuss Haiti’s contemporary realities four years after the earthquake. Click here for dates.
The IAM (Illinois Association of Museums) awarded The Anthropology Museum with the Superior Achievement Award for its student-produced exhibition, Trowels & Fair Trade: Revealing the Underground Railroad and Contemporary Slavery, Curated by Ashlee Craig and Kweku Williams. link to release
The Anthropology Museum's graduate assistant Ashlee Craig is recognized by the Illinois Association of Museum as Graduate Student of the Year. link to release
Podcast: Paul Sereno, a paleontologist at the University of Chicago and co-founder of Project Exploration, and Laura McDowell-Hopper curator of Northern Illinois University's Anthropology Museum, reflect on the Field Museum's enormous scientific legacy and what the potential budget woes mean for their respective fields. click here