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Aethelred II and Cnut the Great conference

Aethelred II and Cnut the Great

The Institute is one of the sponsors of a millennial conference to commemorate the siege of London in 1016.

Published: Jun 24, 2016 11:40:35 AM

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UCL Centre for Critical Heritage Studies to host Association of Critical Heritage Studies 2020 Biennial International Conference

The UCL Centre for Critical Heritage Studies has been selected to host the Association of Critical Heritage Studies (ACHS) Biennial International Conference in 2020. More...

Published: Jun 22, 2016 2:10:01 PM

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MicroPasts powers archaeological crowdsourcing in Italy

MicroPasts is powering the first programme of archaeological crowdsourcing to be launched in Italy. More...

Published: Jun 21, 2016 12:33:18 PM

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Senior promotions for Institute staff

The Institute is very pleased to announce the success of five staff members in UCL's Senior Staff Promotions 2015-16. The promotions, richly deserved, acknowledge staff research and teaching excellence in their respective fields. More...

Published: Jun 17, 2016 11:43:55 AM

Engraving on a chalk block found in Spiennes flint mine near Mons in Belgium (Image courtesy of Dr Nicolas Cauwe, Curator, Cinquantenaire Museum, Brussels)

Revolutionary Stone Age art highlights European cultural contacts

Research by Anne Teather (UCL) and Lasse Sørensen (National Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen) has found startling similarities in Stone Age art from archaeological sites in Britain and Europe that are at least 5,500 years old. More...

Published: Jun 14, 2016 4:47:05 PM

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Exhibition Launch - Mysteries of the Mind

Mysteries of the Mind

The Institute of Archaeology’s new student exhibition, Mysteries of the Mind, opens to the public from 13 May 2016. 

Starts: May 13, 2016 9:00:00 AM

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IAMS Archaeometallurgy Summer School 2016

The Institute for Archaeo-Metallurgical Studies (IAMS) will host its annual Archaeometallurgy Summer School at the Institute of Archaeology from 20 June to 1 July. More...

Starts: Jun 20, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Nummus of Honorius (AD 393-423), © British Museum

Ever Decreasing Circles – Caesarea Maritima as an Epicentre of the Late Roman ‘Nummus’ Economy

The Institute of Archaeology and Anglo-Israel Archaeological Society will jointly host a lecture by Sam Moorhead (British Museum) at the Institute on 27 June. 

Starts: Jun 27, 2016 6:00:00 PM


Early Islamic urbanism: the shaping of a civilisation

A workshop exploring the development of the city in the early Islamic world and the extent to which it was shaped by the development of Islamic society will be held at UCL on 1 & 2 July. More...

Starts: Jul 1, 2016 3:00:00 PM

Slow Cinema Screenings

Symposium No. 2: Slow Cinema Screenings

A series of slow cinema film screenings will be held at UCL on 8 July. This event follows on from the inaugural Slow Cinema Symposium held at the Institute of Archaeology in April 2016. More...

Starts: Jul 8, 2016 11:00:00 AM

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