2020 Archaeology Month Poster Now Available

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The 2020 Archaeology Month poster is now available. This two-sided, informative poster features the theme “Chipped-Stone Tools.” It measures 18-x-24 inches. The front features chipped-stone artifacts and the back provides more photos and information about types of chipped-stone tools found in Missouri. This poster is … Read More

The MAS Establishes a New Fund

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A long-time MAS member is deeply concerned about our financial situation and has offered to fully match all donations up to $5,000 to a new MAS fund. The MAS Board has enthusiastically voted to accept the matching gift donation and establish the Secure the Archaeological Future … Read More

NEW DATES FOR 2020 Annual Meeting

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Unfortunately, in consideration of current and future COVID-19 related events, the MAS has made the difficult decision to reschedule the 2020 Annual Meeting. The new dates will be August 28-30, 2020. The venue will still be the Radisson in Branson. VERY IMPORTANT: IF you have … Read More

2020 MAS Summer Training Program Announcement!

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The Society is pleased to announce that we received a grant from the L-A-D Foundation to reinstate our popular training program. This one-week program is tentatively scheduled for June 22–26, 2020. The program is in partnership with the Mark Twain National Forest. It will be … Read More

Save the Date: Fall Symposium.

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The 2019 Fall Symposium will be Saturday, September 7 in Revere, Missouri at Battle of Athens State Historic Site, the location of the most northernmost Civil War battle west of the Mississippi River. The theme for Archaeology Month 2019 is Vessels of the Past. Morning … Read More

Archaeology Month Event Listing Request

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September will mark the 23rd year that the MAS has celebrated Archaeology Month in Missouri. Will you, your chapter, or other entity be hosting an Archaeology Month event? If so, please see the Arch_Month_ planning_form_2019. Returning this completed form (or just the requested details of … Read More

Are you an Educator? Project Archaeology Has Scheduled Three New Workshops

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Are you an educator? Practice the basics of scientific inquiry using archaeological data through Project Archaeology. Three new workshops have been scheduled for  Jefferson_City, Kansas_City, and St._Joseph. Learn how archaeologists investigate and interpret past cultures and peoples. Most importantly, learn how to incorporate this into … Read More