Category: Events

Frontiers in Archaeological Sciences Workshop at Rutgers University this Fall

Rutgers University’s Department of Anthropology is offering an exciting, three-day workshop called Frontiers in Archaeological Sciences, highlighting the interdisciplinary research of archaeologists, “hard scientists,” and everyone in between. Featuring leading international researchers, this collaborative workshop promises to be an inspiring event. Check out their website for more details!

EAL Lab Presents at SAA in Vancouver

Two members of the EALab will be presenting on recent research at the SAA meeting in Vancouver, BC. Anna Goldfield is giving a paper entitled Fat of the Land: An Energetics Approach to Paleolithic Bone Fat Exploitation in the session “Recent Zooarchaeological Research II” on Friday, March 31st, at 4:15 pm. John Marston is a co-organizer of […]

Spring Break Education Outreach in Marblehead

BU archaeology alumna, Courtney Soule (MA 2016), invited three of our lab’s archaeologists to talk to her middle school Latin classes about archaeology, paleoethnobotany, and the difference between studying dinosaurs and studying past humans. On Monday, March 6th, Kathleen Forste, Audrey Tjahjadi, and Kali Wade presented on a range of archaeological topics, fielded questions, and introduced students […]

NEEAN 2015 registration now open!

Registration is now open for the 2015 meeting of the Northeast Environmental Archaeology Network. This year’s meeting will be hosted by the Boston University Dept. of Archaeology on Saturday, October 3, 2015. Register here!

Undergraduate researchers present at national conference

Nami Shin and Emily Ubik presented results of their research last week at the Society of Ethnobiology Annual Conference in Santa Barbara, CA. The research and travel were both supported by the Boston University Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program. Nami presented an oral presentation (co-authored with John M. Marston) entitled “Reconstructing Late Bronze Age Agriculture at […]