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Colleen Morgan Publishes on Virtual Reality and Crime Scene Investigation

Posted on Tuesday 18 April 2017

Innovative new guide covers simulation, immersive gameplay and virtual reality in Forensic Science Education


New Documentary 'Grains of Truth' Released by AAREA Project

Posted on Friday 7 April 2017

Film shows excavation work at the site of Engaruka, Tanzania and resulting important finds on climate change


Understanding landscape evolution in studies of terraced agriculture

Posted on Thursday 23 March 2017

New research carried out at the Konso Cultural Landscape highlights past complex landscape management


First-year PhD Student Organises International Conference

Posted on Tuesday 21 March 2017

Annabell Zander hosts 26th Annual Meeting of German Mesolithic Workgroup in Wuppertal with over 70 attendees from 8 different countries


York Archaeology Ranked as 11th in the World

Posted on Wednesday 8 March 2017

High marks for teaching and research draw acclaim


York archaeologists' research features in National Geographic

Posted on Monday 6 March 2017

Julian Richards and Steve Ashby's work challenges traditional perceptions of Vikings


Steve Ashby wins Mick Aston Photography Prize

Posted on Tuesday 28 February 2017

York lecturer wins inaugural prize for image of altar


York archaeologists publish chapter in new book

Posted on Tuesday 28 February 2017

Facet Publishing have announced the release of Participatory Heritage


Upcoming events

Wed
26
Apr

Activity areas and social relations in the Upper Palaeolithic Volp caves

Prof. David Lewis-Williams will discuss possible social activities in Upper Palaeolithic French caves

Wed
3
May

Gender, Sex, and Heteronormativity in Archaeology

Part of the Equality and Diversity Discussion Series 2017: a series of short talks followed by discussions covering today’s serious issues in archaeological practice.

Wed
10
May

Class and First Generation Experiences in Academic Archaeology

Part of the Equality and Diversity Discussion Series 2017: a series of short talks followed by discussions covering today’s serious issues in archaeological practice.

Wed
17
May

Confronting Racism in Archaeology

Part of the Equality and Diversity Discussion Series 2017: a series of short talks followed by discussions covering today’s serious issues in archaeological practice.

Wed
24
May

The Government's Prevent Strategy

Part of the Equality and Diversity Discussion Series 2017: a series of short talks followed by discussions covering today’s serious issues in archaeological practice.

Wed
31
May

Supporting Students and Colleagues after Triggering Article 50

Part of the Equality and Diversity Discussion Series 2017: a series of short talks followed by discussions covering today’s serious issues in archaeological practice.

Thu
22
Jun

University Archaeology Day 2017

Meet York lecturers and staff at the biggest Archaeology open day in the UK