Emeritus Professor Alexander Cambitoglou (1922-2019)

Emeritus Professor Alexander Cambitoglou (1922-2019)

Stavros Paspalas & James FraserOctober 13, 2020
We mark with sadness the death of Emeritus Professor Alexander Cambitoglou AO on 29 November 2019. With his passing, we lose one of the most influential figures to have shaped the study of Classical antiquity in Australia.
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Covid 19 and Archaeology: A Lesson in Making Things Work

Covid 19 and Archaeology: A Lesson in Making Things Work

Emma JonesSeptember 21, 2020
When her fieldwork plans were thrown into chaos by the global pandemic, Emma Jones, an undergraduate student studying archaeology at the University of Sydney, found digital volunteering as a means
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Kythera and the gold rush, competing priorities or complementing research?

Kythera and the gold rush, competing priorities or complementing research?

Richard MacNeillSeptember 17, 2020
Richard MacNeill set out to understand the relationship between water catchment and community in Kythera, but ended up shifting to the goldfields of Victoria, Australia. The two are oddly complementary…
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Digital Volunteering in 2020

Digital Volunteering in 2020

Thomas RomanisSeptember 14, 2020
Thomas Romanis, AAIA Volunteer Manager, had to pivot to digital volunteering in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. He tells us how it was done.
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So, you have just been accepted on your first archaeological dig. What next?

So, you have just been accepted on your first archaeological dig. What next?

Olivia GaoSeptember 7, 2020
Olivia Gao, an undergraduate student at the University of Sydney, shares her experience and tips on how to prepare for a successful first field season.
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The First Excavation Season at Zagora, 1967

The First Excavation Season at Zagora, 1967

John WadeAugust 20, 2020
John Wade was a student volunteer on the inaugural excavation season at Zagora. He reflects on his experiences. Courtesy of archaeology and the supporters of the then newly formed Association
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Contacts

Dr Stavros Paspalas – Director
Australian Archaeological Institute at Athens, Room 480, Madsen Building (F09), University of Sydney NSW 2006 Australia
+61 2 9351 4759 +61 (0)2 9351 7693 arts.aaia@sydney.edu.au