Author: sydneyyeager


sydneyyeager , May 16th, 2022

Sydney Yeager INSIGHT · STRATEGY · INNOVATION Innovation powered by empathic insights and data-driven decision-making.  As a digital anthropologist, I synergize qualitative and quantita…

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Happy Halloween!

sydneyyeager , October 31st, 2018

  Halloween is such a fascinating holiday to consider from a cultural perspective. During Halloween season we revel in breaking taboos and dancing with danger. We celebrate life…

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sydneyyeager , June 22nd, 2017

I’m back in the field so to speak. I’ve begun conducting ethnographic interviews which are the last stage of data collection for my dissertation. 6 down 60 to…

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Let the interviews begin!

sydneyyeager , June 21st, 2017

It’s finally time…. Tagged: Anthropology, fieldwork, interviews

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How to Develop Sherlock Holmes-Like Powers of Observation and Deduction

sydneyyeager , January 20th, 2016

This is an amazing little article about Observation and Deduction. I’d recommend anyone considering going into anthropology to give it a read. It’s also a great little refresher…

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Let Your Let Shine #UnitedWeStand #PrayfortheWorld

sydneyyeager , November 16th, 2015

Let your light shine in the face of terror, hatred, and evil. Only if we stand united in love, will our inner light be able to banish this…

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What Halloween Masks

sydneyyeager , November 1st, 2015

A very thoughtful consideration of Halloween from the eyes of little children. Perhaps because I have spent the past two days at grief workshops, this article made me…

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The Anthropologist’s Disclaimer

sydneyyeager , September 23rd, 2015

Many people I meet, even people I talk to on a regular basis, do not have background knowledge of anthropology, and I think that is fairly typical. Anthropology…

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What Anthropologists Do

sydneyyeager , September 21st, 2015

The strength of anthropology is that we are always learning, gathering data isn’t something we do in a lab or even something we can easily shut off. We…

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AAA & CASCA To Hold Joint Conference in 2019

sydneyyeager , March 31st, 2015

AAA & CASCA To Hold Joint Conference in 2019. #AAA2019 The American Anthropological Association annual conference will be held in conjunction with the Canadian Anthropology Society/Société canadie…

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What is Anthropology?

sydneyyeager , March 11th, 2015

It’s a question I’ve been asked to ponder in a strangely wide variety of situations lately. Teaching high school Seniors, Juniors, two Sophomores, and 8th graders mathematics this…

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Call for Managing Editor for the Anthropology of Consciousness Jounral

sydneyyeager , September 19th, 2014

CALL FOR MANAGING EDITOR Anthropology of Consciousness DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: December 15, 2014   The Executive Board of the Society for the Anthropology of Consciousness is now inviting…

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Call for Managing Editor

sydneyyeager , September 19th, 2014

The Society for the Anthropology of Consciousness is looking for a new editor for their journal Anthropology of Consciousness. Anthropology of Consciousness Open Access CALL FOR MANAGING EDITOR…

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AAA 2013 SAC Events

sydneyyeager , November 20th, 2013

Check out the Soceity for the Anthropology of Consciousness’ Up Coming Panels and Meetings in Chicago this week at the AAA Conference.   AAA 2013 SAC Events. Tagged: #AAA2013,…

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Mobile Health in Context

sydneyyeager , October 30th, 2013

Mobile Health in Context: How Information is Woven Into Our Lives   @SusannahFox @PewResearch Susannah Fox from Pew Review Research put together an excellent presentation of the latest…

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