Are you interested in ships and seafaring, history, early man, and archaeology? Covering nearly 3/4 of the Earth’s surface, water is the source of all life on our planet. Beneath the surface of our oceans, lakes, rivers, and wetlands lies a physical record of humankind preserved in prehistoric and historic shorelines, shipwrecks, inundated cities, harbors, and other traces of our past.
Dive into our web site and discover for yourself the many facets of underwater archaeology and the people and projects worldwide that are involved in this fascinating field.
Our graduate student associate members, Aleck Tan and Kirsten Hawley, have once again produced a great newsletter focusing on student research. Check it out, Spring 2020: ACUAStudentNewsletter-V8I1-Spring2020
Aleck Tan, ACUA Graduate Student Associate member, provides a recap of the 2020 ACUA Panel Turning the Tide: Women and People of Color in Underwater Archaeology. She was joined by a great group of panelists that explored the limits and opportunities for women and people of color in archaeology. Check out her blog and share.
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