Sunday, March 22, 2015

You can now download this years program.

Friday, January 9, 2015

Now Accepting Abstract Submissions!

We are now accepting abstract submissions for the Annual AGSU Conference in April. All abstracts must be received before 11pm (Mountain Time) on February 27, 2015. To Submit your abstract please go to

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

2015 AGSU Conference

The 19th annual AGSU conference will be April 3-4, 2015 at the Maxwell Museum. Abstract submission deadline and and additional information will be posted soon.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

19th Annual AGSU Conference Dates Announced

The University of New Mexico's Anthropology Graduate Student Union has set the dates for the 19th Annual Anthropology Conference. The conference will be April 3rd - 5th. Details about paper and poster submission guidelines will be announced in January. There is no registration fee to attend the numerous papers, keynote speaker talk, workshops, and photo exhibit. Proceeds of this year's silent auction will benefit collaborative opportunities between students in the department and the Maxwell Museum of Anthropology. 

Sunday, March 31, 2013

AGSU 2013-2014 Election

The AGSU 2013-2014 Election is now open! Please a take a moment to vote for the 2013-2014 AGSU Executive Board Officers. Also, please note that the recent changes to the constitution and bylaws are also on the ballot. The changes are attached in this email and can be reviewed here:
Constitution and Bylaws
Shortlist of changes

Please vote by following this link:
The election will close Sunday, April 7, 2013 at midnight.

Thursday, February 21, 2013

AGSU Constitution and Bylaws Revisions

One of AGSU's goals this academic year is to update the AGSU Constitution with regard to the day to day specifics of how the organization is run. The group of board members who undertook this task have completed those changes and would to get feedback from the student body. Please note that these changes are to be voted on this spring, during the next general election. We will be making announcements about the upcoming election as it nears.

Below are two documents. The first is the revised Constitution (you can switch the track changes to see all the changes made), the second is a 'shortlist' of the changes that were made. Please take a look at the newly revised Constitution and bring any comments to the meeting this Friday, February 22 at 4:00pm in the Grad Lounge or you can email your comments to

Constitution and Bylaws
Shortlist of changes

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Hello everyone!

AGSU is transitioning its website to Blogger!  Yay!  We're hoping that with the new format more officers will be able to update the site, making the information on it more up-to-date and of better use to you.

We'll bring you news and updates here on the main page--announcements of funding opportunities, lectures, Brownbags, AGSU meetings, subfield mixers, etc.  For more information about specific AGSU programs, navigate through the pages listed above.  

If you have any content suggestions for the site--funding, conference, etc.--please contact Lisa, the current Webmaster.  She'd love to hear your feedback on the site.