More than 4,500 attendees enjoyed the very successful 5th annual AIA/Museum of Science Archaeology Fair. Held on Friday and Saturday, October 7 and 8, the Fair presented a variety of presentations focusing on the tools used in archaeology digs, methods of inquiry, and much more.
The AIA-Milwaukee Society won the online contest for the 2010-2011 Best AIA Local Society Program.
A recap of the 11th Annual AIA Archaeology Fair in San Antonio, Texas.
This article, by AIA Programs Director Ben Thomas, originally appeared in the Spring 2010 National Social Studies Supervisors Association newsletter, NSSSA Leader.
On March 5 and 6, 2010, the Milwaukee Society, in partnership with the Milwaukee Public Museum (MPM), became the first AIA Local Society to organize and host an Archaeology Fair.
For two days archaeology was the main attraction at this beautiful beach-side venue and the Fair was a huge hit with local school groups and families.
Archaeology was in the crisp, Boston air as the Archaeological Institute of America and the Boston Museum of Science hosted the 3rd Annual Archaeology Fair October 16-17, 2009.
The 9th Annual Archaeology Fair--held at the AIA-APA Joint Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, on January 10, 2009--was a huge success!
Professional archaeologists from throughout the United States were present to engage educators and families in the art, science, history, and culture of the human past, as discovered through hands-on activities and demonstrations.
AIA President Elizabeth Bartman presents the new AIA Vision Statement.
The 2014 BP Award goes to the California Archaeological Site Stewardship Program for its grassroots efforts to train local communities in the preservation of archaeological sites.