Monthly Archives: December 2014

Ciberarchaeology project by M. Knorich Zuffo (University of Sao Paulo), M. Forte (Duke) and R. Kopper (Duke) awarded a grant from the Sao Paulo Research Foundation
(December 9, 2014) The project proposal “CyberArchaeology – Virtual Reality and E-science meets Archaeology, Archaeology Digital Excavation: [...]
Advanced Challenges in Theory and Practice in 3D Modeling of Cultural Heritage Sites
This NEH Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities Summer Institute, co-hosted by Arkansas State University and UCLA, will consider advanced problems and [...]
New mosaics discovered in synagogue excavations in Galilee
(July 2, 2014) Excavations led by a University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill faculty member revealed stunning new mosaics decorating the floor of the [...]
Morgantina: volunteer application for coming summer
Looking for an excavation in summer 2015? Alex Walthall is looking for volunteers, June 8-July 3. The American Excavations at Morgantina: Contrada Agnese [...]
3D Digging at Çatalhöyük
The title of the project “3D-[D]igging” (three-dimensional digging) recalls the main goal of the project: to interpret an archaeological [...]
Roman Portrait Statuary of Athens
Sheila Dillon (Duke University) is currently engaged in a project to study the full range of material remains of Roman portrait statuary from the city of [...]
Discovery of Etruscan tomb at Vulci
Duke in Tuscany students play central role in rare discovery of Etruscan tomb The discovery of an ancient, untouched Etruscan tomb recently touched off a [...]
Azoria 2015 – Info session
An info session on the Duke Archaeological Field Practicum in Crete (formerly known as “Duke in Crete”) was held on Dec. 4, Thursday, from 5:30 to 6:30 [...]