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 […]


Marston, Scott, Luke, and Shin are co-authors on the 2014-2017 Research report at Kaymakci

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.

Alumna Katrina Eichner (CAS’10) hired as Assistant Professor at U of Idaho

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, […]

Alumna, Elizabeth Hannigan (CAS’18), Maya society research featured in BU Today.

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 […]