On Friday, 26 November 2021, the Swiss Society of Anthropology conducted a workshop with the topic "Diachrone Trends in der Anthropologie" ("Diachronic Trends in Anthropology"), followed by the annual meeting and presentations on the next day. Due to the Covid certificate requirement and wearing of masks, it was possible to hold the meeting and workshop in presence. Both took place in the Loësaal in Chur (GR) and were hosted and organised in collaboration with the Archäologischer Dienst Graubünden (ADG, Archaeological Service of Grisons).Image: SGA/SSA
On 28 November 2020, the Swiss Society of Anthropology hold its Annual General Assembly remotelyImage: AGA/SSA
This year, the Annual Workshop and Meeting of the Swiss Society for Anthropology (SGA/SSA) took place between the 15th and 16th November 2019 at the Natural History Museum in Basel.Image: SGA/SSA
On Saturday, October 6th, this year’s annual meeting of the Swiss Society for Anthropology (SGA) took place at the Unitobler in Bern. On Friday, october 5th, the workshop "Imaging in Anthropology" was organized at the CURML in Lausanne.
On Saturday, November 25th, this year’s annual meeting of the Swiss Society for Anthropology (SGA) took place at the Institute of Evolutionary Medicine at the University of Zurich. On Friday, November 24th, the SGA and the AGHAS (Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Historische Anthropologie der Schweiz) had organized a workshop about “teeth” at the same place.
The Annual Meeting of the SGA/SSA was a great success. The day started with the business meeting with important agenda items (including amendments of the statutes). After the business meeting Dr. George McGlynn from Munich, Germany presented the excavation of the graveyard from the psychiatric hospital in Hall, Tirol. The day continued with further presentations, including preliminary results of new excavation sites, analyses on mummies, research of the findings from a Neolithic Dolmen and many many more. Find out more about the Annual Meeting in the report.