Texas Archeological Society Academies provide learning opportunities in archeology for those interested in more in-depth information on archeological goals and procedures.
2023 Rock Art Academy
at the El Paso Museum of Archaeology and Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
February 25-26, 2023
The 2023 Rock Art Academy is a two-day Texas Archeology Academy that explores regional rock art archeological sites, Mogollon archeological sites, and how investigators use this information to interpret the human and natural histories of an area. Classroom sessions for the Academy is tentatively scheduled to be held at the El Paso Museum of Archaeology with the field session at Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site on February 25-26, 2023.
2023 Archeology 101 Academy
in Goldthwaite, Texas
March 24-26, 2023
The 2023 TAS Archeology 101 Academy provides background information on the archeology of the state of Texas and how to identify archeological sites, both pre-European and historic in nature. Instructions are provided for accurate site recording that allows archeologists to assess the importance and significance of a site or sites, and contribute to the synthesis of the state’s cultural heritage. Starting Friday evening March 24, 2023 and then all day on Saturday March 25, 2023 classroom sessions for this academy will be held at the Legacy Plaza Pavilion, in downtown Goldthwaite, Texas. With the hands-on field component held Sunday March 26, 2023 just outside Goldthwaite at the Clovis Field site on the Barnett Ranch.