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Wed, 27/01/2016
Continuing its reputation as a leader in archaeological education in the Great Lakes, Northwestern Michigan College in partnership with North Central Michigan College will host an archaeology field...
Wed, 20/01/2016
The Honor Frost Foundation is seeking to appoint a Maritime-Archaeological Director, who will be responsible to the Trustees for developing and implementing the strategy of the Foundation for both...
Wed, 28/10/2015
The Nautical Archaeology Society is excited to be partnering with the Society for Post-Medieval Archaeology hosting a joint conference in Portsmouth on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd November 2015, at...
Tue, 20/10/2015
We are pleased to announce that the Society has been awarded a three-year grant by the Honor Frost Foundation to support the promotion and development of our journal, the International Journal of...
Wed, 16/09/2015
The Irish Underwater Council, Ireland National Governing Body for Underwater Sports, ran a pilot NAS Introduction course and Part I course on the 15th and 16th August 2015 in their offices located in...
Thu, 10/09/2015
CITiZAN will be holding its first annual conference this year, titled 'Turn the Tide'. It will be at The Spa, Bridlington, on the 10th October. The day will run from 9.15am to 4.00pm. The tickets...
Wed, 12/08/2015
The Ships’ Timbers Maritime Museum was delighted to hear recently that they have been awarded £1,000 from the Nautical Archaeology Society and CADW to buy equipment to help with the work they are...
Mon, 01/06/2015
Marine Licensing Exemptions for Archaeology The NAS has contributed to a document making proposals for the exemption of certain archaeological activities from marine licensing. The report was...
Mon, 27/04/2015
NAS Training will be part of the "Maritime Archaeology on the North Shore" Fieldschool being run by the Seafaring Education and Maritime Archaeological Heritage Program at Salem State University (...
Wed, 21/01/2015
As of 16 January 2015, the Irish Underwater Council (Comhairle Fo-Thuinn – CFT) will be an official Nautical Archaeology Society (NAS) International Training Partner and will integrate the NAS...
Wed, 21/01/2015
Heroism & Heartbreak:True Tales from the Hartlepools at War 1914-18 At the outbreak of war, the Hartlepools were major North-East ports, home to a number of well-known shipping companies and...
Sun, 12/07/2015
Expanding its reputation as the leader in Nautical Archaeology education in the Great Lakes, Northwestern Michigan College will host a Nautical Archaeology Society 2015 International Field School....
Fri, 09/01/2015
Great news everyone! Almost all of our Part 3 courses happening in 2015 in the UK, have been endorsed by the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA) and can count towards your continual...
Wed, 26/11/2014
As of January 1, 2015 the Maryland Maritime Archaeology Program in the USA will be an official Nautical Archaeology Society International Training Partner and will integrate the NAS training program...
Mon, 18/08/2014
Cyprus Underwater Archaeology Fieldschool 2015 16th - 31st August 2015 Supported by the Honor Frost Foundation Applications open on 24th November 2014, closing on the 30th January 2015. Open to all...
Tue, 05/08/2014
Archaeological fieldwork and boat recording weekend, with SCHARP and the Nautical Archaeology Society (NAS) – visit the SCHARP website for more information. Join us on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th...
Mon, 04/08/2014
NAS Training Partner REITIA - Centro di Formazione per la Documentazione Subacquea (Underwater Survey Training Center) in collaboration with Centro Sub Campi Flegrei within the underwater Archaeology...
Mon, 30/06/2014
A new NAS Part 2 Event has just been released, titled the 'North–East England Maritime & Coastal Archaeology Conference'. This conference will be held in Simpson Room, Castle Gate, Melbourne...
Tue, 17/06/2014
Heroism & Heartbreak: True Tales from the Hartlepools at War Project(HLF Project Number OH-13-04755) Project Manager Job Description (PDF) Job DescriptionJob Title: “Heroism & Heartbreak:...
Tue, 03/06/2014
Come and see the NAS stand at Bournemouth University’s Festival of Learning on the 11th-12th June and talk to Training Officer Rachel, along with NAS Volunteers, about how you can get involved in...

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