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StoryMapping World Archaeology at Benchley-Weinberger Elementary
Rather than having just one day for International Archaeology Day, elementary school students in San Diego, California held a week-long workshop.
Statement by the Archaeological Institute of America in Opposition to the National Monument Creation and Protection Act, H.R. 3990
Today the achievements of the Antiquities Act are at risk. The National Monument Creation and Protection Act, H.R. 3990, erects hurdles that would make it virtually impossible for future presidents to designate national monuments
IAD 2017 Celebrated with 900 Events around the World
Over two dozen countries from Peru to Pakistan organized 900 events in October 2017 to share the wonder and excitement of archaeology with their communities. 
Statement Regarding the United States of America’s Intention to Withdraw from UNESCO
On October 12, 2017, the United States announced its decision to withdraw from the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 2018.
Archaeology Day Celebrated at Fairs in Bogotá and Boston
Last weekend saw celebrations for archaeology on both American continents as archaeology fairs were held in Bogotá and Boston. 
Achill Island 2017: Cromlech Tumulus
It has been a fantastic summer as we carried out our final season at the "Cromlech Tumulus" site on the south-facing slopes of Slievemore mountain.
New England Heritage Education Summit
The Archaeological Institute of America and the Museum of Science are hosting a summit for heritage educators and those in affiliated fields in Boston on October 13.
ArchaeoMadness Returns in 2017
Back by popular demand! Learn about ancient and historical populations centers around the world while we count to International Archaeology Day.
2018 Annual Meeting Registration Now Open!
Registration for the 2018 Annual Meeting is now open!
St. Louis Society Participates in Eclipse Festivities
The AIA-St. Louis Society held their first meeting of Fall 2017 during the solar eclipse at a highly significant rock art site.
NPS Returns as a 2017 International Archaeology Day Sponsor
The AIA is pleased to announce that the National Park Service is an International Archaeology Day sponsor once again
200 Collaborators Preparing for International Archaeology Day
More than 200 groups are preparing for International Archaeology Day activities.
100 Days until IAD
October is just three months away. Are you ready for International Archaeology Day?
How Hobby Lobby Damaged History
CNN has published an article by AIA Member Sturt Manning on how Hobby Lobby’s illegal purchases of antiquities irreparably damage our knowledge of the past.
Nationwide Joins as International Archaeology Day Sponsor
Nationwide, one of the world’s largest insurance and financial services companies, is joining IAD as a sponsor.

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