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Latin America and Ancient China summer PD online - still spaces available!

Primary Source, a professional development center for K-12 teachers, still has a few available spaces in our summer online courses, which are content-rich, graduate-credit bearing programs that last either 4 weeks or 8 weeks.  See the full list of options here: https://www.primarysource.org/for-teachers/courses/summer-institutes-2017. 

In particular, we welcome participants from around the U.S. to join us for 

World War 2 Archaeology in Saipan

The MUA is proud to announce a new project journal: Ships of Discovery and East Carolina University's OPERATION FORAGER! This joint project explored various aspects of Saipan's history both above and beneath the waves. Their online project journal includes great posts, slideshows, interactive images, and 3D models. You can read their posts here: http://www.themua.org/ECUSaipan

Dr. T. Kurt Knoerl
Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors

Museum of Underwater Archaeology



July 9-14: The 2017 Columbia University's IRAAS Summer Institute, themed "Black Activist NY" is accepting applications. Early bird discount available.

Columbia University's Institute for Research in African-American Studies (IRAAS) is accepting applications for its 2017 Summer Teachers and Scholars Institute (STSI), convening for one week