Scotland’s first Archaeology Institute established in the Highlands and Islands

The University of the Highlands and Islands has announced the establishment of its new Archaeology Institute. Centred in the heart of the rich and...
19th century “Highland Clearance” landscape - Surveyed by students from UHI

Understanding the Clearances – part of the Being Human Festival

 The University of the Highlands and Islands Archaeology Institute (www.uhi.ac.uk/archaeology) has won funding to take part in Being Human 2015, the UK’s only national...
Roman soldiers with aquilifer signifer centurio 70AD CC BY-SA via Wikimedia Commons3.0

Dig York Stadium

The project aims to learn more about the site’s past as Roman fortification. Was this a temporary camp created by an army marching north...
Training in topographic survey. Image: Doug Rocks-Macqueen [David Connolly's Camera though!]

Present your perspectives on students in archaeology at TAG 2014

The session offers a unique opportunity for practitioners in the various sectors of archaeology to discuss the discipline’s most formative demographic – students, which...

Reconsidering Stone Tools

This fascinating insight into their own tools and tool use, shows a variety of purpose, shape and even material, that often goes well beyond...
work made by MSc students (Reflectance Transformation Imaging taken at night at BallyHennan kirkyard near Arrochar, Loch Lomond, and virtual reality still of the Clyde crane. Images: ital Design Studio > copyright

International Heritage Visualisation

Funded Places and Scholarships at the  DIGITAL DESIGN STUDIO : The Glasgow School of Art http://www.gsa.ac.uk/study/graduate-degrees/international-heritage-visualisation/ Candidates will become familiar with the range of skills needed for...

Sherwood Forest Archaeological Training Field School 2015

This course is suitable for all levels from beginner to experienced digger! You will receive training and experience in: Excavation, Stratigraphy, Contexts records, Recording, Drawing, Photography, Pottery identification,...

Mellor Mill community dig

Revealing Oldknow's Legacy: Community Dig invitation: 7th to 10th April 2015 (9am - 4pm) Fancy trying your hand at archaeology, learning new skills and finding...

Unlocking Swinton’s Roman Past

Background: Roman Yorkshire The South Yorkshire region is generally overlooked in terms of Roman occupation and Roman archaeological remains. Heavy industrialisation of certain areas of...

Health and Safety quiz

Download the quiz and have a go.   Can you get 100% ?    Talk about it at teabreak! - It is good to see...