Crow Canyon Archeological Center

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Crow Canyon archaeologist will be featured in cable series

An archaeologist at Crow Canyon Archaeological Center will be featured in an upcoming National Geographic documentary series, according to Crow Canyon’s website.Kyle Bocinsky, who is Crow Canyon’s...

DATE: Dec. 5, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Navajos have different perspective on night sky

When the Navajo people, or Diné, look to the stars, they have a different perspective than non natives, with traditions reaching to ancient times.Utah resident Von Del Chamberlain, a renowned...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Crow Canyon hosts archaeological conference

A Dolores-based archeology organization is hosting a three-day conference at Crow Canyon Archaeological Center from Oct. 25-29 in Cortez. “Before Borders: Revealing the Greater Southwest’s...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Florence Lister, prominent archaeologist, dies at 96

Florence Lister, a prominent archaeologist in the American Southwest died Sunday at her home in Mancos. She was 96. “She succeeded in a field that was dominated by men, and she found her own niche,...

DATE: Sept. 6, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Crow Canyon hosts lecture on Mata Ortiz ceramics

John V. Bezy, geologist and co-author of “The Artistry and History of Mata Ortiz,” will present a lecture on the history of the modern Mata Ortiz ceramics tradition at the Crow Canyon...

DATE: July 8, 2016 | CATEGORY: Living

Crow Canyon speaker examines human impact on native fish

Jonathan Dombrowsky, who is working as a field archaeologist at the Crow Canyon Archaeological Center this summer, will speak on Thursday, June 30, on how the range of a now-endangered fish has...

DATE: June 17, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Archaeologist Coffey to present lecture at Crown Canyon

Archaeologist Grant Coffey will speak on “Creating Symmetry: Building Social Landscapes in the Central Mesa Verde Region,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 9, at the Crow Canyon Archaeological Center....

DATE: May 29, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Study: Drought cracked Pueblos’ social fabric

Time and again, drought was the final straw that disrupted complex ancestral Puebloan societies in the Southwest and shifted the cultures, according to a new study. “Those societies took a long...

DATE: April 13, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Crow Canyon honored for 32 years of excellence

Crow Canyon Archaeological Center has received the equivalent of a lifetime achievement award for its educational programs. The Special Achievement Award was given for the center’s “32 years of...

DATE: March 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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New outdoor and discovery center boosts Monticello

MONTICELLO, Utah – Sitting at the crossroads of the vast Colorado Plateau, this quaint town of 2,000 residents is surrounded by national parks, mountains, rivers and red rock canyons that define...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Crow Canyon reorganizes, lays off six staff

The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center has embarked on a reorganization that the center’s president, Deborah Gangloff, says will help streamline operations and emphasize revenue generation.Six...

DATE: Oct. 23, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

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How history informs present

Between Mesa Verde National Park and Ute Mountain Ute Tribal Park and the Canyons of the Ancients and Chimney Rock national monuments, it's no secret the Four Corners is an archaeological treasure....

DATE: March 11, 2015 | CATEGORY: Ds - news