Author Archives: Talin Lindsay

Call for Applications: Junior Research Fellowship

ARISC announces the availability of US graduate student, postdoctoral and junior scholar fellowships in support of research and mentoring activities in the South Caucasus (Armenia, Azerbaijan, and/or Georgia). Research awards will be made for a maximum of $5000 each to help … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: ARISC Collaborative Heritage Management Grant

ARISC invites proposals from collaborative teams in support of the preservation and conservation of the Republic of Armenia’s archaeological and historical heritage.  Grants will typically not exceed $4000. See http://arisc.org/?page_id=70 for the full call.

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News from ARISC Members: Ian Lindsay ‘digs’ using drone for fieldwork in Armenia

ARISC Member and Purdue University archaeologist, Ian Lindsay, is utilizing drone technology to capture details and data from Bronze Age field sites in Armenia. http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2014/Q3/archaeologist-digs-using-drone-for-fieldwork-in-armenia.html

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News from ARISC Members: Stone Age Site in Armenia Challenges Assumptions About Early Technology

Analysis of artifacts from a newly excavated site in Armenia shows that human technological innovation occurred intermittently throughout the Old World, rather than spreading from a single point of origin, as previously thought. The study, co-authored by UConn archaeology professor and … Continue reading

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News from ARISC Members: US Ambassador visits Project ArAGATS site!

John A. Heffern, the Ambassador of the United States of America to Armenia, visited the excavations of Project ArAGATS in August! ARISC Members Adam Smith, Lori Khatchadourian, Ian Lindsay, and Alan Greene are on this project. For more information, see … Continue reading

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