Columbia Center for Archaeology

Columbia Center for Archaeology

Columbia Center for Archaeology

Columbia Center for Archaeology

Columbia Center for Archaeology

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The Columbia Center for Archaeology is designed to bring together those interested in the archaeological study of the past, materiality and the modern world, and heritage and museum studies, among other topics. We foster collaboration in teaching and research between the many archaeological researchers based in different departments and schools at Columbia and Barnard. We also arrange lectures, workshops, and other events, many of which are open to the public. More information on the Center’s history, aims and facilities.

SANIGHTAAQ  – Yupik Ceremonial Gut Parka

SANIGHTAAQ – Yupik Ceremonial Gut Parka

Exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History | May 28—August 4, 2019 — Curated by a team of Columbia University Museum Anthropology graduate students, this exhibit features a striking 19th century sanightaaq, or Siberian Yupik ceremonial gut parka.

In Memory of Ralph Solecki (1917-2019)

In Memory of Ralph Solecki (1917-2019)

Ralph S. Solecki, an eminent American archaeologist and an influential member of the Columbia Anthropology faculty from 1959-1988, died on March 20 at the age of 101. He is best-known for his work in Iraq at Shanidar Cave, but also carried out a great deal of research...
Zainab Bahrani awarded 2019 Andrew Carnegie Fellowship

Zainab Bahrani awarded 2019 Andrew Carnegie Fellowship

Zainab Bahrani, Edith Porada Professor of Near Eastern Art and Archaeology has been awarded an Andrew Carnegie Fellowship for 2019 for her project Monumental Landscapes: Historical Environments and Human Rights Much of Prof. Bahrani’s work has focused on the...
Open Lab hours, fridays 1-4pm (during semester)

Open Lab hours, fridays 1-4pm (during semester)

Drop in to 954 Schermerhorn Extension on Fridays during semester between 1-4pm when students will be helping with the cataloging and analysis of ongoing research projects carried out by graduate students and faculty at Columbia. More...

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