What's Happening



09/16/2016

by Cherie Haury-Artz, University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist

Office of the State Archaeologist staff completed excavations in Scott County earlier this year, and ongoing analysis is revealing some pretty amazing finds like this one!



03/04/2016

by John Doershuk, State Archaeologist, University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist



01/21/2016

by Lance Foster, Tribal Historic Preservation Officer for the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska and Elizabeth Reetz, University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist



01/15/2016

by Chérie Haury-Artz, University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist



05/22/2015

by Daniel Horgen, University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist

​(NOTE: This volunteer opportunity is not current)



05/20/2015

by Anson Kritsch, University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist



03/18/2015

by Cynthia Peterson, University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist



02/27/2015

by John Doershuk, University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist



02/19/2015

by Lara Noldner, University of Iowa Office of the State Archaeologist

What is Bioarchaeology?

The OSA has changed its formerly titled Burials Program to the Bioarchaeology Program to more accurately portray that our mission is the protection of all ancient human remains in Iowa, regardless of whether they were once part of a formal burial.

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