The SoAn Book Salon, a voluntary reading group, gives students an opportunity to explore topics of interest that fall outside the regular curriculum.
For our majors, the journey culminates in a thesis based on a senior project of the your choice. Current seniors’ topics include: talk of hope within a homeless shelter; food deserts in our city of Richmond; and the world of high stakes, competitive gambling.
Earlham alumni have pursued various graduate degrees in programs throughout North America. Examples of master's degrees completed by recent alumni are one in International Human Rights at University of Denver, and another in International Affairs at Columbia University.
Through the Peace Corps, Teach for America, City Year, and Americorps, Sociology/Anthropology alumni find successful and rewarding careers in schools, social service and community development organizations, public health initiatives, business and nonprofit settings, government agencies and human rights organizations.