Sociology / Anthropology

Current Events

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 7:00pm in HC100: "Real Stories of Innocence: Death Row Exonerees Share Their Stories" Ray Krone and Eddie Lowery, death row exonerees, share their stories in this public forum that is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Ashley Brown,, or Dr. John Paul, 785-670-1609 or Sponsored by the Washburn departments of Sociology & Anthropology, Criminal Justice & Legal Studies, Political Science, Learning in the Community (LinC) and the Student Criminal Justice Association and Kansas Correctional Association Student Chapter.




Welcome to the Sociology & Anthropology Department!

We are a diverse and open-minded department with experienced and dedicated professors who provide a great deal of individual attention to students. We offer numerous exciting courses of anthropological and sociological studies revolving around culture, society, and people. We invite you to take some time learning about who we are and what our department can offer you!

Contact Us

Washburn University
Henderson Learning Resource Center
Room 218
Topeka, KS 66621
(785) 670-1608

(Department Secretary: Tammy Schlingmann)