Cobb Institute of Archaeology Hosts "Mississippi Archaeology Expo"
October 28, 2013
On Saturday, October 19, Mississippi State University’s Department of Anthropology and Middle Eastern Cultures hosted the “Mississippi Archaeology Expo.” The event was organized with the Mississippi Archaeological Association, with generous financial support from the Mississippi Humanities Council. The Expo was coordinated and staged by MSU professors, students, and volunteers, manning various stations relating to different aspects of archaeology. Of special interest this year was be demonstrations by members of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians.
International Archaeology Day in Anchorage, Alaska was hosted by archaeologists from the state and federal level at University of Anchorage.
For International Archaeology Day, the Oriental Institute hosted a film screening "Breaking Ground: the Story of the Oriental Institute."
Parkin Archeological State Park commemorated International Archaeology Day 2013