May 22 - June 30
Learn methods to survey, excavate and analyze archaeological remains by participating in field research & engaging in public outreach. Students will work at two historic Great Lakes sites in Clare County and Chippewa County, Michigan. The course will cover comprehensive field and laboratory methods, including geophysical prospecting and digital mapping.
Admission into the field school is by application only. Admission is competitive, as space is limited to 12 students. Upon admission, students must commit to attending the entire field school & any pre-field meetings. Students will enroll in ANT 500 for six credit hours, pay a course fee and purchase the required course tools.