MVAC e-News for
August 2015
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Archaeology Center and Laboratories Remodeling Update
Over the last month a lot has been going on at the lab.  The staff moved out and the remodelers moved in and started working on replacing the floor, painting and generally freshening up the lab.
Public Field School Updates
The 2015 public field school brought together middle school, high school and college students and adults to explore another portion of the Norskedalen Heritage site property just west of Coon Valley, WI.
Fun with MVAC's New GoPro Camera
The Public Field School was the perfect opportunity to try out our new GoPro camera.  The camera caught special moments from opening up the site to backfilling.
Bill Gresens’ Archaeology Book Review for August 2015
The Shroud Maker by Kate Ellis (four trowels)
The excavation of medieval merchant John Palkin's home coincides with a civic festival in his honor and the brutal murder of a young woman.
MVAC in the News
“Archaeology students uncovering passion”
UWL Campus News piece about the UW-L Field School lead by Dr. David Anderson, UW-L Archaeology/Anthropology Department, Associate Professor.
“Area students uncover artifacts as they dig into the past”
WKBT piece on the MVAC Public Field School.
“Students, community members get hands on with MVAC”
UWL Campus News piece about the MVAC Public Field School.
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