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Vertebrate Paleontology Begins!

Vertebrate Paleontology Begins!

October 7th, 2014

Yesterday marked the beginning of the third Field School module, Vertebrate Paleontology, taught by Dr. Doug Boyer of Duke University....read more

Trip to Lothagam

Trip to Lothagam

October 4th, 2014

Hi, we’re Eloise and Stacey, third year Archaeology and Anthropology students from University College London. We are interested in hominin e...read more

Trip to Central Island

Trip to Central Island

October 2nd, 2014

This Sunday, Field School students took advantage of the day off with a trip to Central Island, an island in...read more