ECU Archeology Curation Lab

Overview

Artifacts recovered from sites in eastern North Carolina are kept in a secured, climate-controlled environment and are available for research to qualified scholars. The majority of the collections are housed in the curation room in the Flanagan Building.

Collections that are accessed less often are housed in a secure facility on ECU’s West Research Campus.

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Department News

Celebrate National Anthropology Day with us! We will be hosting a public open house on Thursday, February 19th from 6pm-8:30pm. See the labs, hear the presentations, and enjoy kids activities. See our Events page for more details!

Join the North Carolina Studies program for "What sea-level rise? An ethnographic account of Dare, Tyrrell and Hyde County residents' observations about environmental change" by Dr. Avenarius. More details are on the Events page.

Check out the latest Department of Anthropology Spring 2015 newsletter highlighting some of our recent activities! Download a copy here.

 Linked by live video conferencing, Internet chat software and social media, ECU students were connected with their counterparts in different countries. Anthropology 1050: Global Understanding connected with Algerian students to discuss their cultures. Read the full article at http://www.ecu.edu/cs-admin/news/globalclassroom.cfm

New edited volume from the British Archaeological Reports: Excavations in the Western Negev Highlands by Dr. Benjamin Saidel and Dr. Mordechai Haiman (Israel Antiquities Authority).

Discovery is a core characteristic of pirates at ECU! See our Anthropology summer field school student, Mansi Trivedi, explain some of the discoveries in Jordan on the latest ECU Values video.

 On Tuesday January 27, Dr. Bailey and three other professors shared the ins and outs of writing and publishing. This panel of authors answered questions about why they chose to write books, how they select their publishers, and how they balance teaching, research, and writing: offering advice for would-be authors based on personal experience.