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The Experimental Archaeology Club is having a bake sale tomorrow, all day on the Quad! Show some support for future archaeologists and get a yummy treat to go!

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Check out our PAST Posts Blog for a final wrap-up post about the recent Texas State Field School in St. Kitts by Director Todd Ahlman! He's given us some great images of some of the artifacts recovered.

http://pastposts.wp.txstate.edu/2015/07/14/texas-state-field-school-in-st-kitts-a-wrap-up-post/

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Old Oswestry hill fort is a battleground for planners who want to build more than 100 homes nearby. Now opponents want to take the fight to Europe
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Hey, Bobcats! Interested in Archaeology, Public History, or Curation? Or are you just looking for an internship to learn more about available careers in anthropology or history? The Center for Archaeological Studies at Texas State University has both volunteer and internship opportunities available for the Fall semester! Check out our Student Opportunities page for more information. Our volunteer program is also open to alumni!

http://cas.anthropology.txstate.edu/students

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We had a fun and informative visit with Elton Prewitt yesterday. He came to help identify the projectile points from the 2014 Spring Lake Data Recovery project. Thanks, Elton!

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We have a new Volunteer Project here at CAS! Come help us wrap up the 2015 Field School on St Kitts Island! For more information about this project and an on-line application, see our website.

http://cas.anthropology.txstate.edu/students/volunteer/stkitts.html

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The final St. Kitts Island field school post is up on PAST Posts, this time by Senior Anthropology major Taylor Bowden.

http://pastposts.wp.txstate.edu/2015/06/29/a-final-view-field-school-experience-5/

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We have a new guest post on PAST Posts, this time from student Haley Lyckman! Haley is having quite an adventure in St. Kitts with the rest of the field school crew...

http://pastposts.wp.txstate.edu/2015/06/22/adventures-with-sea-urchins-st-kitts-field-school-experience-3/

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The next installment in our series of posts from the field school in St. Kitts is up on PAST Posts! This entry was written by CAS volunteer Rachel Jensen...

http://pastposts.wp.txstate.edu/2015/06/18/st-kitts-field-school-experience-2/

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CAS is an archaeological research and certified curation facility, part of Texas State University in San Marcos, TX.
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Mission

The Center for Archaeological Studies at Texas State University was founded to:

  • promote archaeological and anthropological research in the New and Old Worlds;
  • conduct archaeological investigations for federal, state, and local governments as well as private entities as required by law;
  • assist in the cultural resource management of sites associated with Texas Rivers Center at Spring Lake and other sites on Texas State's campus;
  • provide student training in the field of archaeology through direct research experience;
  • support public education through a better understanding of anthropology, including archaeology, in addition to history and the preservation of cultural resources.
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