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Events & Workshops

Engaging the community to promote and protect our heritage.

Project Archaeology Educator Workshops

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April 28-29 and June 14-15

Educators have an opportunity to participate as learner in two-day workshops focusing on the nationally recognized Project Archaeology curriculum. These two-day workshops are hosted throughout the year. A total of 20 educators are accepted with full scholarships to participate in each workshop. Educators will have an opportunity to explore how science and social studies are integrated in archaeology, while also preparing to teach Project Archaeology curriculum in their own classrooms. More information about Project Archaeology can be found at projectarchaeology.org.

Applications due: March 2, 2018 by 5 pm.

Email application to: SCDNR Heritage Trust archaeologist Meg Gaillard (GaillardM@dnr.sc.gov)

Download Application Download Flyer April 2018 Agenda June 2018 Agenda

Boy Scouts of America Archaeology Merit Badge Program

Are you a Boy Scout interested in earning your Archaeology Merit Badge? Are you a troop leader looking for local merit badge opportunities for your Scouts? The SCDNR Cultural Heritage Trust team of professional archaeologists hosts BSA Archaeology Merit badge programs throughout the year. Want to schedule an Archaeology Merit Badge program for your Scouts? Please contact SCDNR Heritage Trust archaeologist Meg Gaillard (GaillardM@dnr.sc.gov) with questions. For more information about the BSA Archaeology Merit Badge please view this document from the BSA.

Cultural Heritage Trust in the Community

Does your group, school or club have an interest in archaeology? Do you want to learn more about the SCDNR Heritage Trust Program? Are you planning a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) event? What about a Science Education Enrichment Day (SEED)? SCDNR Heritage Trust archaeologists travel around South Carolina to take part in diverse educational events, give public talks, and provide guided group tours of some of SCDNR’s Cultural Heritage Preserves. Contact SCDNR Heritage Trust archaeologist Meg Gaillard (GaillardM@dnr.sc.gov) to schedule SCDNR’s Cultural Heritage Trust to be a part of your next event.