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Aditu Archaeology Field School 2017! Now recruiting!

Join us in the 2017 season to discover the secrets of the Sanctuary of San Miguel in Excelsis, in Navarre (Spain). Our work this year will be a continuation of the excavation of the medieval cemetery at San Miguel.  169 more words

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Day 'Tripping' Up to Site by Alisha Karim and Iliana Pappas

During our first week of field school, we took a field trip up to Kastro Kallithea to see the site for ourselves. For most of us, the biggest challenges were the scorching sun and the vicious pounari thorns that cover the hilltop, but for some of us, the difficulties were a little longer lasting. 292 more words

Kallithea

My Summer in Mississippi: Archaeological Survey Field School in the Big Black River Basin

I will attempt to relate an unlikely series of events that climaxed in the experience of a lifetime. I am an undergraduate student (Junior) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham that came up through the community college system. 988 more words

AMEC Survey Field School

We find ourselves at the mid-point of AMEC’s 2016 archaeological survey field school, which provides a good opportunity for a progress report.  Our efforts during the field school have focused on training students in the methods of archaeological survey routinely employed in the southeastern U.S. 355 more words

Hello!

I guess this is just the first in what will hopefully be a long series of very boring posts about my summer digging up a Roman Villa in Southeast England. 638 more words

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An Archaeologist's Tool Kit

Since it’s now my third day on the site, I feel like I’m obviously qualified to shed a little light on the toolkit of a junior archaeologist.  780 more words

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The day after

We were anxious as we returned to the site this morning, unsure of the extent of any damage to our excavations from Tropical Storm Colin. On Friday of last week we took extra precautions when we covered the excavation units in anticipation of three days of rain – but that was  172 more words