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  1. History Matters Blog Competition

  2. 1st Meeting of the ICAZ-Roman Period Working Group

  3. 2014 Yorkshire Archaeology Postgraduate Group Conference

  4. Next Generation of Archaeologists Learn about Human Remains

  5. World of the Vikings conference 21-23rd March

    We would be extremely grateful if you could publicize and circulate this flyer and the following website address for our forthcoming World of the Vikings Conference, celebrating 40 years of Viking Archaeology in York, in memory of our dear friend and colleague, Dr Richard Hall.

    Dagfinn Skre has agreed to give the keynote lecture, several of Richard's colleagues from York Archaeological Trust will present papers, and other contributors will include Gareth Williams, Neil Price, David Griffiths, John Sheehan, Hannah Cobb, Nela Schola-Mason, James Barrett, Soren Sindbaek and Steve Ashby.

    The conference will be based at The King's Manor, University of York, in the centre of the historic city and YAT will host a reception at JORVIK.

    Full details of how to book can be found online:

    Best Wishes


  6. New 10 second sourcing technology set to transform archaeology


  7. Lunchtime Lecture Series

  8. Former Archaeology student is awarded honorary degree by University of Sheffield

  9. Dr Ellery Frahm has revealed intriguing parallels between modern day and Bronze-Age Syria

  10. Magnetism Makes Archaeological Sourcing 'High Definition'

  11. New archaeological 'high definition' sourcing sharpens understanding of the past

  12. Older students discovering that learning is for life

  13. Lunchtime Lecture Series celebrating 50 years of Archaeology at Sheffield

  14. Funding awarded for Roman research project in the Department of Archaeology