Cindy Munoz received the Texas Preservation Trust Fund Grant Award from the Texas Historical Commission. This grant will allow the rehabilitation of the 1962, 1974, and 1979 Granberg Collection. For more information on the Texas Historical Commission please see their website. June 4, 2015
The Legacy Program in association with the Archaeological Institute of America’s (AIA) Southwest Texas Society has been selected as a recipient of the AIA’s Society Outreach Grant for the project “Title 1 Funding for In School Presentations.” This grant will allow Title 1 schools in the San Antonio area to bring archaeology into the classroom at no cost. For more information on the AIA-Southwest Texas Society please see their website. June 4, 2015
CAR Welcomes a New Director
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Paul Shawn Marceaux has been named the new Director for the Center for Archaeological Research at UTSA! April 13, 2015
Legacy 2015 Summer Camp: Mesoamerican Archaeology
Students will learn about ancient cultures like the Olmec, Aztec, Maya, and Mixtec. Each day includes topical presentations and supporting crafts and activities. The camp will explore Mesoamerican architecture, artwork, tombs, warfare, and more! Each day of camp is packed with presentations, hands-on activities, and imaginative crafts, so campers have fun while they’re learning! Join us this year for the LEGACY 2015 Mesoamerican Archaeology Summer Camp! Download the registration forms here., or use the links in the Upcoming Events section at right.February 19, 2015
Petition Diggers Programs!
Diggers Programs inflict serious cultural and historical damage to our shared past. Join thousands of archaeologists in a petition to National Geographic to cancel these programs. September 10, 2014
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