events · ordinary general meetings

Upcoming Events: Ordinary General Meeting and a screening of Sherpa

Hi everyone! We have two events in the following two weeks.

 

1. On the 17th of May, 2017, we are holding an Ordinary General Meeting for WAASSA members. Please come so we can make quorum! If you can’t make it, please email 20493888@student.uwa.edu.au with how you would like to vote/any opinions or issues you would like to share to act as proxy.

When: 1pm – 2 pm, 17th of May, 2017

Where: Room 259, Guild Building, UWA

On the agenda:

  1. Confirming Jason’s appointment as VP.
  2. Club room. How has it been working so far, are there any issues we’d like to bring up or areas we’d like to improve?
  3. Library. Vote: Should we sell any of the books? Vote: Should we buy more recent books? Vote: Should we create a digital catalogue of the books? Vote: Should we aim to include audio-visual material in the library?
  4. Magazine. Vote: Should we keep it digital or aim for a print run in the second semester?
  5. Events. What events should we hold in the future, and when?
  6. Membership. How can we improve engagement for members?

 

2. On the 26th of May, 2017, we are holding a screening of Sherpa.

When: 4pm- 6 pm, 26th of May, 2017

Where: CCZ Audiovisual Room, Guild Building, UWA

Admission: Free to all 2017 WAASSA members. If you’d like to become a member, annual membership is $5 for guild members and $7 for non-guild members. You can shoot an email to 20493888@student.uwa.edu.au to sign up, or come visit us in the club room! You can also sign up at the event.

Tickets: If you’d like to come to this event, please sign up here so we can keep track of attendance: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/waassa-presents-sherpa-tickets-34560780224

events · ordinary general meetings · screenings

Upcoming Events: Ordinary General Meetings #1 and #2, and a screening of Putuparri and the Rainmakers

Hello everyone!

We have three events coming up soon.

1. On the 10th of May, 2017, we are holding an Ordinary General Meeting for WAASSA members. Please come so we can make quorum! If you can’t make it, please email 20493888@student.uwa.edu.au with how you would like to vote/any opinions or issues you would like to share to act as proxy.

When: 1pm – 2 pm, 10th of May, 2017

Where: Room 259, Guild Building, UWA

 On the agenda:
1. Confirming Jason’s appointment as VP.
2. Club room. How has it been working so far, are there any issues we’d like to bring up or areas we’d like to improve?
3. Library. Vote: Should we sell any of the books? Vote: Should we buy more recent books? Vote: Should we create a digital catalogue of the books? Vote: Should we aim to include audio-visual material in the library?

 

2. On the 12th of May, 2017, we are holding a screening of Putuparri and the Rainmakers.

When: 4pm- 6 pm, 12th of May, 2017

Where: CCZ Audiovisual Room, Guild Building, UWA

Admission: Free to all 2017 WAASSA members. If you’d like to become a member, annual membership is $5 for guild members and $7 for non-guild members. You can shoot an email to 20493888@student.uwa.edu.au to sign up, or come visit us in the club room!

Tickets: If you’d like to come to this event, please sign up here so we can keep track of attendance: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/waassa-presents-putuparri-and-the-rainmakers-tickets-34187969136?aff=efbevent

3. On the 17th of May, 2017, we are holding an Ordinary General Meeting for WAASSA members. Please come so we can make quorum! If you can’t make it, please email 20493888@student.uwa.edu.au with how you would like to vote/any opinions or issues you would like to share to act as proxy.

When: 1pm – 2 pm, 17th of May, 2017

Where: Room 259, Guild Building, UWA

 On the agenda:
1. Magazine. Vote: Should we keep it digital or aim for a print run in the second semester?
2. Events. What events should we hold in the future, and when?
3. Membership. How can we improve engagement for members?

crosswords

WAASSA Monthly Anthropology Crossword: March 2017

Here’s the crossword for March! You can complete it online here. Or, if you’d like to print out a PDF, you can download the PDF here: waassa-crossword-march-2017.

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Clues

Across:

2. The tradition of a person marrying within their own social group or community.

5. An unfavourable attitude towards a particular group, not based on reason.

7. A pattern of residence in which a newly married couple settle in a household with no connection to either side of the family.

8. A process by which religion loses influence in a society or culture.

10. A term referring to kinship ties based on bloodlines.

12. A political system in which power is held by religious organisations.

13. A theoretical approach to sociology and anthropology that seeks to find objective truths and determine universal social ‘laws’.

14. A term to describe a family structure that consists of a couple and their children.

15. A term referring to an agricultural practice in which plants are slashed down and then burned to form fertile fields for farming.

Down:

1. Social relations that are defined by impersonal and indirect interactions amongst people, as opposed to personal and direct interactions.

3. A process by which higher-income people move into lower-income areas, changing the nature of the neighbourhood.

4. A culture within a culture that has unique traditions, values and practices of its own.

6. A pattern of residence in which a newly married couple settles in the husband’s mother’s brother’s house or community.

9. A social practice that is strongly forbidden.

11. A process in which people move from rural or regional areas to highly populated urban centres.