ArchSoc Photo-Quiz Competition: Final Image for 2015 posted!

The Image for week number 7 of our Photo Quiz is now posted. Simply identify the site correctly and submit your answer here to win a prize. Enter competition here. Thanks to all who entered last week. The answer to last week’s quiz was “Persepolis, Iran”  (Bas-relief Of Persian Royal Guards in Hundred Column Palace). Congratulations to all who identified the site – Remember this is an ongoing weekly quiz and it’s never too late to enter, even if you miss a week or two you’ll still be in with a chance of winning. Every week we will be adding a new Image of an archaeological site chosen randomly from […]

NOV 24 ArchSoc Presents: Sleepy Hollow

NUIG Archaeology Society.   ArchSoc Presents: Sleepy Hollow November 24, 2015, 7:00pm AC 204 Their heads weren’t found severed. Their heads were not found at all. ArchSoc presents a movie that investigates the clash of science and myth in the struggle for the truth. So basically, it most definitely relates to archaeology. Scarves are a must, and anyone who can get in contact with Christopher Walken, please extend an invite. I heard Johnny Depp is too busy unfortunately, and Christina Ricci can’t make it. View on Facebook

Archaeology Society Presents a Lecture by Catherine Swift

Archaeology Society presents a lecture by Lecturer in Irish Studies at University College Limerick Catherine Swift entitled “Clans, Crannógs and Clachans: Examining Medieval Archaeological Evidence through the Lens of Irish Kinship Vocabulary.” Tuesday, November 17 at 7:15am   IN AC204 NUIG (Main Concourse) Refreshments to follow at Sliding Rock. All welcome! *Please note the time change from 7pm to 7.15pm.*

Week 6 – NUIG Archaeology Society Photo Quiz – Win A Prize!

The Image for week number 6 of our Photo Quiz is now posted. Simply identify the site correctly and submit your answer here to win a prize. Enter competition here. Thanks to all who entered last week. The answer to last week’s quiz was “Göbekli Tepe – Turkey.” Congratulations to all who identified the site – Remember this is an ongoing weekly quiz and it’s never too late to enter, even if you miss a week or two you’ll still be in with a chance of winning. Every week we will be adding a new Image of an archaeological site chosen randomly from around the world – This is an […]

Week 5 – NUIG Archaeology Society Photo Quiz – Win A Prize!

The Image for week number 5 of our Photo Quiz is now posted. Simply identify the site correctly and submit your answer here to win a prize. Enter competition here. Thanks to all who entered last week. The answer to last week’s quiz was “A replica of part of Gavrinis passage tomb, in the Bougon Museum, France.” (All answers naming Gavrinis are marked correct). Congratulations to all who identified the site – Remember this is an ongoing weekly quiz and it’s never too late to enter, even if you miss a week or two you’ll still be in with a chance of winning. Every week we will be adding a […]