PIARA's New Blog: The Ancash Advocate!

June 14, 2014
PIARA's New Blog: The Ancash Advocate!

PIARA has a new blog! http://piaraperublog.wordpress.com/ 

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Announcing the 2012 Archaeological Field School at Hualcayan

February 8, 2012
Announcing the 2012 Archaeological Field School at Hualcayan!
We are now accepting applications the 2012 PIARA Archaeological Field School at Hualcayan!  Given our high volume of applicants in 2011, interested applicants should start sending in their application materials as soon as possible to ensure they all arrive by the March 20 deadline.

We are also excited to announce the addition of a laboratory concentration option for students interested in staying connected to excavation fieldwork w...
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July 6, 2011
Convenio between PIARA and UNASAM Signed
We are happy to report that on May 18th, the "convenio" or official relationship between PIARA and the Departamento de Arqueología of the Universidad Nacional de Ancash - Santiago Antunez de Mayolo (UNASAM)was formalized and signed by the chancellor of UNASAM, Dr. Fernando Castillo Picón and Rebecca Bria.  In this convenio, the Department of Archaeology at UNASAM will offer a field methods course and university credit hours to those participat...
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Interview on PIARA Outreach

February 28, 2011
Interview with Rebecca Bria on PIARA's outreach
Thank you to Robert Connolly of the C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa (Memphis, TN) for conducting this interview about our outreach programs!  Click on the following link to read the interview:

How Community Outreach Works in Peru

"This week’s post is an interview with Rebecca Bria, a PhD candidate in the Department of Anthropology at Vanderbilt University. Rebecca conducts fieldwork in the Callejón de Huaylas Valley of Peru that has a strong ...

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