Archaeology Major, Sydney Hunter (CAS’19) recognized by BU UROP as an Outstanding Student Researcher. Sydney conducted her research in Uzbekistan, taking soil samples for phytolith analysis. 2018 Symposium Awards
Category: Undergraduate Student
CAS AR101, Introduction to Archaeology, students visit two late 17th/18th c. burial grounds in Boston
Professor Robert Murowchick took some students from CAS AR101 (ones interested in a meet up – going on their own time, on a Saturday) to visit two late 17th/18th c. burial grounds in Boston, the Granary Burial Ground and King’s Chapel Cemetery, to look first-hand at the the type of archaeological seriation that Edwin Dethlefson […]
BU Archaeology Program Professor John Marston, graduate student, Catherine Scott (GRS’19), alumna Nami Shin (CAS’15), and Christina Luke, Adjunct Associate Professor are co-authors on Exploring Space, Economy, and Interregional Interaction at a Second-Millennium B.C.E. Citadel in Central Western Anatolia: 2014–2017 Research at Kaymakçı, published by AJA. Congratulations to all! Click here to read article.
Sydney Hunter, Archaeology major, tweeted by CAS News on her research work in Uzbakistan this summer through the CAS Honors Travel Research Fund.
Katrina Eichner has been newly appointed as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology & Anthropology, College of Letters, Arts & Social Sciences at the University of Idaho. Katrina Eichner received her BA in Archaeology from Boston University in 2010. She went on to earn her doctorate in anthropology with an emphasis in gender, women, […]
Natalie Susmann’s summer class, CAS AR 100, Great Discoveries in Archaeology, students have spent the past two weeks independently researching and preparing for an in-class debate, held today, on the Parthenon marbles.
Professor John Marston, undergraduate student, Sydney Hunter, and a few other students are in the field in Uzbekistan this summer.
Archaeology undergraduate student, Emma Schlauder, excavating at the medieval cemetery of Hågerup, Denmark alongside Dr. George Milner. The last photo was identified as the first Slavic Temple Ring to be found in Denmark. Thank you Emma for the photos and sharing your summer work with us.
Alumna, Elizabeth Hannigan (CAS’18), Maya society research features in BU Today. Click here to read entire article. “Xultún, located in one of Guatemala’s national parks, is at least a three-hour drive from the nearest town, “depending on whether it’s a muddy day,” says Hannigan, who spent two months at the dig site in 2016. For […]
The 2018 Archaeology Convocation Ceremony was held Saturday, May 19, 2018, Photonics Center Auditorium. Congratulations to our graduates! Doctor of Philosophy Sara Belkin Aviva Cormier Allison Cuneo Zhengdong Guo Jade Luiz Ilaria Patania Kristen Wroth M a s t e r of A r t s Christina Fossa Victoria Poston Juan Vidal Mi Wang […]