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Alumni Archaeology Adventure 2017

Memories from the Alumni Archaeology Adventure
  • Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park Interpretive Centre
    Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park Interpretive Centre
  • Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park Interpretive Centre
    Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park Interpretive Centre
  • Lindsay Reid greets guests as they arrive
    Lindsay Reid greets guests as they arrive
  • Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park Interpretive Centre
    Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park Interpretive Centre
  • The morning group ready to head down to the dig site
    The morning group ready to head down to the dig site
  • Dr. Dale Walde leads the group to the Cluny Fortified Village site
    Dr. Dale Walde leads the group to the Cluny Fortified Village site
  • Elizabeth Onyekweli BEd'76 and Louis Onyekweli BA'78
    Elizabeth Onyekweli BEd'76 and Louis Onyekweli BA'78
  • Grad student Kelsey leads the group through the Cluny Fortified Village
    Grad student Kelsey leads the group through the Cluny Fortified Village
  • The Choma family at the Cluny Fortified Village
    The Choma family at the Cluny Fortified Village
  • Taking a closer look at the open excavation sites
    Taking a closer look at the open excavation sites
  • Grad student Kelsey explains the artefacts they have found to date
    Grad student Kelsey explains the artefacts they have found to date
  • The Chand'oiseau family stops for a shot with Kelsey, one of our knowledgeable guides and grad students
    The Chand'oiseau family stops for a shot with Kelsey, one of our knowledgeable guides and grad students
  • The afternoon group ready to head down to the dig site
    The afternoon group ready to head down to the dig site
  • Grad student Matt explains the artefacts found to date
    Grad student Matt explains the artefacts found to date
  • Grad student Kelsey walks the group through the Cluny Fortified Village
    Grad student Kelsey walks the group through the Cluny Fortified Village
  • Watching archaeology in action
    Watching archaeology in action
  • Grad student Kelsey explains what a lack of artefacts in a space can mean
    Grad student Kelsey explains what a lack of artefacts in a space can mean
  • Grad student Matt Abtosway BSc'15 explains the process of planning and opening archaeological sites
    Grad student Matt Abtosway BSc'15 explains the process of planning and opening archaeological sites

On Saturday May 27th, alumni and their families joined the Public Archaeology Program and the Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park Interpretive Centre for an opportunity to learn about the Siksika Nation and to see archaeology in action.