Colorado Archaeological Society Annual Meeting

 Thank you to the Hisatsinom chapter of the Colorado Archaeological Society for hosting 2018’s Colorado Archaeological Society Annual Meeting!

 

The 83rd Colorado Archaeological Society Annual Meeting

Cortez, Colorado

September 21-23, 2018

 

The 83rd Annual Meeting of the Colorado Archaeological Society will be held in Cortez, hosted by the Hisatsinom Chapter.  Scheduled speakers include:

  • Dr. Mark Stiger, (Western State Colorado University), on the Mountaineer Site
  • Dr. Lynda McNeil, Arizona State University, on evidence of historical relationships among
    Western Basketmaker, Fremont, and Hopi Peoples
  • Dr. Mark Varien, Shanna Diederichs, Dr. Susan Ryan, Grant Coffey, and Kristen Kuckelman
    on selected current research through time in Montezuma County
  • William Tsosie Jr., Tribal Archaeologist, Navajo Nation Heritage and Historic Preservation
    Office
  • Alice Hamilton Scholarship student Andrew Bair
  • Keynote speech by Regina Lopez-Whiteskunk (Ute Mountain Ute Tribe) on Indigenous Living Knowledge

There will be field trips to the Ute Mountain Tribal Park (lead by Virginia Wolf), Square Tower House (Mesa Verde National Park, lead by Kay Barnett), the Haynie Site (lead by Susan Ryan), and Mitchell Springs (lead by Dave Dove). To sign up for a fieldtrip, review the fieldtrip information and email casannualmeeting2018@gmail.com to reserve your spot. They’re quickly filling up!

Sign up for the conference online through Member365:

Sign up for Colorado Archaeological Society and Colorado Council of Professional Archaeologists members

Sign up for non-members/general public

 

A preliminary schedule has been posted:

EventDayTimeLocation
Ute Mountain Tribal Park Field TripSeptember 214:30- 7:30 pmVisit field trip descriptions page for details and to sign up
CAS Quarterly Board MeetingSeptember 216:00- 9:00 pmShiloh Steakhouse, 5 South Veach Street, Cortez, CO
ConferenceSeptember 229:00 am- 4:00 pmCortez Elks Lodge, 2100 N. Dolores Road, Cortez, CO
CAS Annual Membership MeetingSeptember 224:00- 5:00 pmCortez Elks Lodge, 2100 N. Dolores Road, Cortez, CO
Happy hourSeptember 225:30 pmCortez Elks Lodge, 2100 N. Dolores Road, Cortez, CO
BanquetSeptember 226:30 pmCortez Elks Lodge, 2100 N. Dolores Road, Cortez, CO
Keynote speechSeptember 227:30 pmCortez Elks Lodge, 2100 N. Dolores Road, Cortez, CO
Field tripsSeptember 23VariableVisit field trip descriptions page for details and to sign up


Previous Meetings:

2017: The Denver chapter hosted the 82nd Conference and Annual Meeting of the Colorado Archaeological Society. Colorado Archaeological Society Annual Conferences typically include a day of presentations and a day of field trips all designed for the avocational archaeologist.

Click here for 2017 Annual Meeting minutes!
Click here for 2017 CAS Board minutes!