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IUP – Forensic Archaeological Field School in Germany

July 3, 2021 - August 15, 2021

The Indiana University of Pennsylvania is offering a 6-week Forensic Archaeology Field School (ANTH 481) from 3 July–15 August 2021. Students will receive training on geophysical and geospatial methods and the excavation of a WWII aircraft crash site in Lower Saxony, Germany.
This course is a hands-on, experiential learning opportunity that provides students a platform to enhance their archaeological field skills. Activities will include ground penetrating radar, metal detecting, unit excavation, photography, and mapping and documentation.
Housing and meals are provided. Students must arrange their own travel to Hamburg, Germany and have a valid Passport. Students must be enrolled in ANTH 481 to participate. Information on IUP fees can be found at
Applications are due to Dr. Palmiotto ( by Monday, 22 March 2021. Students will be notified of acceptance in early April.

WHAT: ANTH 481 Special Topics: Forensic Archaeology Field School
WHEN: 3 July–15 August 2021
WHERE: Lower Saxony, Germany
WHAT: Forensic/archaeological field experience

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July 3, 2021
August 15, 2021
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Andrea Palmiotto


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