March 16, 2020
Effective 5:00 PM, Friday, March 13, 2020, (EDT), the AIA temporarily closed its Boston office located at 44 Beacon Street, in response to the coronavirus. The office will remain closed in accordance with official advisories. We will continue to provide updates on this information on the AIA’s website, Facebook, and Twitter. The Institute’s staff will […]
March 13, 2020
The AIA’s 124th Lecture Program began in September 2019 and was scheduled to run through April 2020. Please note that all of our remaining spring 2020 lectures have been canceled due to concerns over the coronavirus. When possible, we will be rescheduling these lectures for next season. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience […]
March 13, 2020
The 2020 AIA Photo Contest has begun! Now through Sunday, March 29, 2020, we encourage you to submit your best archaeology-themed photos in one of the following categories: Archaeological Landscapes, Excavation, Field Life, Fun Finds, and Monuments. Voting will take place from March 31 to April 6, 2020. Winners in each category will receive a a one-year […]
September 12, 2018
We spent one last day on site doing survey work, then post-excavation analysis began!
September 10, 2018
During our last week at Caraun Point, we had an open day, a guest lecture, and an animal bone workshop.
September 6, 2018
We are now in primary occupation material, finding marine shell, butchered animal bone, and green glass.
August 24, 2018
Our week started with a number of exciting finds, and we continued to work down through the layers in both trenches.
August 8, 2018
Work at Caraun Point continued at Building 3 this week, removing the thick deposits of wind-blown sand.
August 2, 2018
This week we opened our two trenches at Caraun Point and took a field trip to Achill Island’s northern coast.
July 24, 2018
Having finished up work at Keem for the season, we have moved to a new site called Caraun Point.