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Crow Canyon Signs Letter Urging Obama to Protect Bears Ears

Crow Canyon Signs Letter Urging Obama to Protect Bears Ears

    Crow Canyon Archaeological Center has joined with a number of archaeological and historical preservation groups in signing a letter urging the White House to proclaim a Bears Ears National Monument this year. The letter, released on...

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Second CultureFest Draws Large Crowd

Second CultureFest Draws Large Crowd

Making natural-fiber sandals, baskets, and ground-stone ornaments, cooking tamales and empanadas, and learning about life in the Mesa Verde region hundreds of years ago—these were just a few of the many activities attendees enjoyed during...

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Pueblo Farming Project Harvest Time

Pueblo Farming Project Harvest Time

October means harvest time at Crow Canyon, as members of the Hopi Tribe joined with Crow Canyon researchers to pick traditionally grown corn from several experimental fields across the campus. Owen Numkena of the Hopi Tribe and...

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The Feasting Place

Norma NaranjoJune 10–14, 2017 Learn to prepare traditional Pueblo Indian foods with Norma Naranjo at the Feasting Place; then be part of a feast day at Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo. Read more.

The Pueblo World in A.D. 1200

Cliff Palace at Mesa Verde National ParkMay 21–26, 2017 Explore Mesa Verde and other sites with archaeologist Donna Glowacki, Ph.D., author of Living & Leaving: A Social History of Regional Depopulation in 13th-Century Mesa Verde, and Pueblo Indian scholar Anthony Lovato (Kewa). Read more.

Archaeology Research Program

Northern Chaco Outliers Project dig siteSign up now for 2017 and be among the first to excavate at our new research site for the  Northern Chaco Outliers Project. What will you discover? Read more.

College Field School

Crow Canyon College Field School students excavateMay 21–June 24, 2017 Work on the Northern Chaco Outliers Project as you learn techniques of site identification and recording, excavation, and more. UG/grad credit. Apply by March 6. Read more.

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The Neolithic Transition: The Great Global Experiment

The Neolithic Transition: The Great Global Experiment

The Neolithic transition paved the way for the development of large agricultural settlements. Left: Shunet el-Zebib, at the site of Abydos in Upper Egypt, ca. 2650 B.C. (photo courtesy Shanna Diederichs). Right: Artist’s reconstruction of...

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