Curtin Archaeological Consulting, Inc. is seeking local field technicians for the week of 8/13 for a project in Albany, New York. There is some potential for additional work beyond next week. Starting pay is $11 per hour. Please email resumes or, if you’ve recently sent a resume, a note about your availability to kerry-at-curtinarchaeology.com
Earlier this year the New York State Education Department was poised to lay off five New York State Museum Scientists including the State Archaeologist and the Curators of Archaeology and Historical Archaeology. These layoffs are imminent again following today’s failure by the members of the Public Employees Federation (PEF) to ratify the contract that PEF […]
Kindle The 2011 Midwest Historical Archaeology Conference is set for September 17, 2011 at the Michigan State University campus. Click here for all conference information. Go Spartans! MSU Anthropology MSU Campus Archaeology Program
Kindle New York State Museum Cultural Education Center, Empire State Plaza Madison Avenue, Albany, New York
On Saturday morning, April 16, several of the papers presented at the annual meeting of the New York State Archaeological Association focused on the Archaic period in eastern New York State. Adam Luscier led the session off with a paper on the Dunes Site, which was excavated in advance of construction of the Luther Forest […]
Kindle Are you tired of being inside yet? Put on your warm clothes and waterproof boots and come join us! The Iroquois Indian Museum in Howes Cave, NY announces the 2nd Annual Early Technology Day on Saturday April 30 from 10 am to 4 pm. Please join us for flint knapping demonstrations, atl-atl shoot with […]
Buffer A new exhibition entitled “Pompeii The Exhibit: Life and Death in the Shadow of Vesuvius” opens today at Discovery Times Square in New York.
Buffer A recent article in Science magazine reports the discovery of the cremated remains of a ~3 year old child found in a pit within a residential structure dated to approximately 11,500 calendar years ago. These are the oldest human remains found to date in the North American Arctic or Subarctic regions. This New York […]