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Multiple day conferences, year-long colloquia, individual lectures, “conversations” between individuals, hands-on workshops, and Museums at Noon talks featuring our graduate students all contribute to the remarkable richness of MSP offerings.

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Curator Talk – Excavating Archaeology at UM: 1817 – 2017

May 6, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join the curators of “Excavating Archaeology @ UM: 1817-2017,” Terry Wilfong and Carla Sinopoli, for a public tour of the exhibition at the University of Michigan’s Kelsey Museum of Archaeology.

This exhibition explores the history of archaeology and museums at the University of Michigan for the past 200 years and looks forward to the future of archaeology and museums at Michigan in the coming century. The exhibition relies on carefully chosen objects, archival documents and images, and other illustrative materials to examine moments in the history of the University of Michigan’s involvements in archaeology and the location of archaeology in the museum environment.

The tour/exhibition is free and open to the public.


May 6, 2018
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
434 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
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