Reconsidering the ‘Archaeology of Trees’ in African Archaeology

December 9, 2018

Dr Elgidius B. Ichumbaki (Ichu), Deputy Principal, College of Humanities, University of Dar es Salaam Monday 10th Dec, 1pm, Seminar Rm (310), Irvine Building   A key issue of archaeological research in Africa is what constitutes an ‘archaeological site’. Is it defined by anthropogenic physical remains alone or does it extend into other forms of […]

The Galloway Viking Hoard

December 3, 2018

Andrew Nicholson, Regional Archaeologist for Dumfries and Galloway, on this fascinating window on a formative period in the story of Scotland. Thur 6th Dec at 7pm in Purdie Lecture Theatre C.

Defending Scotland against the Kaiser

November 14, 2018

This talk will look at the archaeological evidence for the First World War in Scotland.

Mediaeval St Andrews App wins further funding

August 22, 2014

The Mediaeval St Andrews App project, a collaboration between the Schools of History, Classics and Computer Science, has been awarded a University Teaching Development Award to help fund a key development phase.

British Archaeological Awards for Coastal Heritage Project

August 22, 2014

The St Andrews School of History is delighted to hear that SCAPE (Scottish Coastal Archaeology and the Problem of Erosion) has won two of five awards at the biennial British Archaeological Awards 2014.