Tuesday, February 5, 2013

THE ARCHAEOLOGIST Vol. 2, February 2013 Excerpts

{The newsletter has been sent to all members in good standing. Contact Dave, or Clif if you did not get yours}
[Note: An obsolete template was used in error for the newsletter sent directly to members! The correct mailing address is 34 Clark Road, Goshen, NY 10924 NOT 60 Decker Dr., Middletown!]
President’s Message:
Henry Chaya, 1921-2013
I am sorry to report that Henry Chaya passed away on January 29th at the age of 91. He frequently attended our meetings right up to about a year ago.
I hope to see you at the February meeting.                       Dave
Henry’s obituary was published in the Poughkeepsie Journal: <http://tinyurl.com/cge68f4>

February Program:
Archaeological dig at Fuller Mountain Preserve
Cory Harris                               Students at dig site.     .
In the summer of 2012, SUNY-Orange County Community College began to offer a course in archaeological field methods.  Cory Harris, assistant professor of anthropology and department chair of Behavioral Sciences, led nine students in test excavations at the Fuller Mountain Preserve, Orange County.  Harris will discuss the initial year’s goals and findings as well as the importance of local partnerships in creating opportunities for Orange County students to broaden educational experiences. 


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