About Us

The Archaeology Society of Staten Island was formed in 1962 at Wagner College in Staten Island, NY. In 1963, the Society began a series of lectures that have brought prominent scholars in the various fields of archaeology and anthropology to Staten Island. The Society affiliated with the Archaeological Institute of America in 1964 as The Staten Island Society, AIA.

The objectives of the Society are:

  • To promote study, exploration, and research in the field of archaeology
  • To conduct lectures relating to archaeology
  • To sponsor and encourage archaeological tours
  • To establish and issue publications that disseminate archaeological information

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Zoom Lecture announcement, 4/25

Dear Archaeology Friends,   Spring is finally here!  It is a wonderful time to think about even warmer weather, and experience archaeology in Sudan!  Please join us on April 25th as we welcome Brenda Baker from Arizona State University.  Dr. Baker comes to us as the Danyale Z. English lecturer from the AIA.  This lecture […]

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Welcome to the 2020-2021 Lecture Series!

Dear Friends: I hope you are all finding some joy in the summer season. As we plan for the 2020-2021 year, we regret that it will not be possible to hold any in-person lectures. Given the uncertainties around space availability, and most importantly the safety and health of us all, we have decided to move […]

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2020-2021 Lecture Series Calendar

Archaeology Society of Staten Island Archaeological Institute of America Staten Island Society 2020-2021 Lecture Series   All lectures presented via Zoom. Invitations and links will be shared via email approximately two weeks prior to the event.   Sunday, October 4, 2020 at 3:00 PM Dr. Sherene Baugher, Cornell University The Dr. George G. Hackman Memorial […]

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