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What's Happening With the Vermont Archaeological Society?

  • What Is Archaeology?

    What do archaeologists hope to accomplish by excavating the remains of old settlements? What possible questions can the smallest pieces of stone, pottery, and bone, and stains in the soil answer? Click to learn more about archaeology and why it is important!

  • Educational Resources

    Click here for resources, downloads, lesson plans, and information for teachers, parents, and more!

  • VAS Student Research Grants

    We are thrilled to introduce the Vermont Archaeology Student Research Grant Program, designed to empower undergraduate and graduate students pursuing archaeological research in Vermont. We are offering awards of up to $2,500 to encourage and support their endeavors. Applications are due January 15, 2024. Learn more about how to apply, and how to donate to support this initiative.

  • Summer 2024 Teacher Workshop

    Are you ready for 2026? The 250th anniversary of American Independence is just around the corner. Get ready to immerse your students in the rich history of Vermont's crucial role in the Revolution! Join us for an extraordinary educational experience that will elevate your teaching by embracing the power of historic sites and archaeology.