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Talva Jacobson. Photo © 2015 Kai Sunderland
Creating Resiliency through Awareness and Preparation – a Long Term Conservation Strategy for Protected Community Historic Resources in Medicine Hat,
January 21, 2015. University of Calgary Room ES 162. 7:30pm Talva Jacobson, Medalta Potteries Resident Industrial Archaeologist, PhD Student, Michigan Technological University Flood
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Geoff McCafferty. Photo © 2014 Kai Sunderland.
Archaeological resource management and the Nicaraguan trans-oceanic canal
November 19, 2014. University of Calgary Room ES 162. 7:30pm Geoffrey McCafferty, University of Calgary Archaeological work has begun in advance
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Todd Kristensen. Photo © 2014 Kai Sunderland
Mountain Living: Frozen Artifacts and Alpine Archaeology in the Mackenzie Mountains of NWT
September 17, 2014. University of Calgary Room ES 162. 7:30pm Todd Kristensen Recently discovered ice patch artifacts from Yukon and NWT
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Jack Brink. Photo © 2014 Kai Sunderland
Managing Chaos at the Okotoks Erratic.
October 15, 2014. University of Calgary Room ST 141. 7:30pm Jack Brink, Royal Alberta Museum The Okotoks Big Rock is a designated
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Not Quite Written in Stone: Rock Art Monitoring at Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park, Alberta
April 16, 2014. University of Calgary Room ES 162. 7:30pm Mike Turney, Golder Associates, Calgary, Alberta.  Although rock art is literally ‘written
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Ian Kuijt. Photo © 2014 Kai Sunderland
Neolithic Halloween?: Plastered Human Skulls and the Origins of Agriculture in Near Eastern Neolithic Villages
March 19, 2014. University of Calgary Room ES 162. 7:30pm Ian Kuijt, Department of Anthropology, University of Notre Dame. For many years
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Check out our Summer Schedule!


We have field trips and information booths set up at various events


Glenbow Field Project: May-June (Mondays-Thursdays; excl. Victoria Day)
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Cluny Fortified Village: May 23- June 23rd (ASA Field trip June 3rd)

Brazeau Survey: May 27-28th (Visit Strathcona Center for more)

Cluny Field Trip: June 3rd

Bearspaw Historical Society: June 24th

Calgary Stampede Week: July 7th-16th

Fish Creek Parks Day: July 15th at Bow Valley Ranch Restaurant, Fish Creek Provincial Park

Glenbow Townsite Tour: July 29th PRE-REGISTER at http://www.grpf.ca/events and click on the link for the date, then follow the instructions, OR call 403-851-9053.

Chimney Coulee: August 8th

Rocky Mountain Anthropological Conference: September 21-24th


We hope you all enjoyed the 2017 Conference and AGM. Thank you to all attendees, speakers, and volunteers.

Thank you to all who came to our Stones & Bones event! We hope you enjoyed and learned a lot about Alberta’s past.


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