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Tag: Archaeology

  1. Uncovering Dorchester’s Industrial School for Girls: An Online Exhibition
    A free event at the Massachusetts Archives and Commonwealth Museum
  2. UMass Boston Helps Dorchester Uncover its Past
    “What’s important about this process is that it comes from the bottom up, not from the top down,” Pelayo said.
  3. UMass Boston Researchers Receive $200K NEH Grant for Archaeological Study of Plymouth Colony
    A team of University of Massachusetts Boston researchers has been awarded a major research grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to continue their archaeological study of the Plymouth Colony and the colonists’ relations with the indigenous Wampanoag people.
  4. UMass Boston Students Seek Original Plymouth Settlement Walls
    Through UMass Boston's field school, students have spent the last month digging on the north side of Burial Hill Cemetery looking for the Pilgrim settlement.
  5. New Exhibit Celebrates Collaboration Between Archaeologists and Tribal Nations
    Photos and artifacts are on display in the Healey Library until the end of November.
  6. New Exhibit Celebrates Collaboration Between Archaeologists and Tribal Nations
    Photos and artifacts are on display in the Healey Library until the end of November.
  7. UMass Boston Minutes Highlight Students, Faculty, and Staff
    Next time you tune in to WUMB 91.9 FM, you’ll hear a new series of 60-second stories about UMass Boston.
  8. UMass Boston Minute: Archaeology at the Eastern Pequot Reservation
    Steve Silliman, professor of anthropology at UMass Boston, talks about the archaeology field school for UMass Boston and the Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation.
  9. Talk: Community-Based Archaeology
    Dr. Sonya Atalay will talk about her recently published book.
  10. UMass Boston Cohosts Four-Day Conference Featuring Leading Scholars on Native Studies
    Leading Native Studies scholars from around the world came together at the Mohegan Sun Convention Center in Uncasville, Connecticut earlier this month for the 2012 Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) annual meeting, cohosted by the University of Massachusetts Boston.
  11. UMass Boston’s Fiske Center Digs Up History in Newton
    Twelve students participated in an archaeological dig at the Durant-Kenrick Homestead in Newton over the summer and are now analyzing their findings.