Image for week No.15 of photo-quiz competition posted!

The Image for week number 15 of our Photo Quiz is now posted. Simply identify the site correctly and submit your answer here to win a prize. Enter competition here. The answer to the last quiz was “Angkor Wat temple, Cambodia.” 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 ongoing weekly competition where your mission is […]

Careers in Archaeology with Josephine Walsh

Tuesday, March 1st 2016 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM In AC213  Main Concourse Building NUIG Nearly done your degree? Trying to decide what subjects to keep? Looking for your next step in life? Come hear Josephine Walsh of the Careers Centre explain what sorts of job opportunities are available with an archaeology degree and feel better (or slightly less panicky, let’s face it!) about stepping out into the real world. There will be a question and answer period for the curious! https://www.facebook.com/events/1641932042735620/ NUIG ArchSOC Facebook Page

Image for week No.14 of photo-quiz competition posted!

The Image for week number 14 of our Photo Quiz is now posted. Simply identify the site correctly and submit your answer here to win a prize. Enter competition here. The answer to the last quiz was “Navan Fort (Eamhain Mhacha) Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland.” 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 ongoing weekly competition […]

EGM on Monday, 29th February at 4:30pm

  Hello all, Due to unforeseen circumstances, we must elect a Secretary for the remainder of this term, which ends, according to the constitution, on 30 June. Our EGM will be held on 29 February at 4:30 pm in Meeting Room 2 in Bailey Allen Hall, which is on the balcony just above the SocsBox. Duties of the secretary include taking notes and writing up minutes of the Committee meetings (roughly once a week), corresponding through email and facebook message with speakers, members and the public, and having a lot of fun with probably the best committee on campus this year. It is important we get as much Society participation […]

Image for week No.13 of photo-quiz competition posted!

The Image for week number 13 of our Photo Quiz is now posted. Simply identify the site correctly and submit your answer here to win a prize. Enter competition here. The answer to the last quiz was “Lamassu from Dur-Sharrukin (Fortress of Sargon), Iraq, today situated in Louvre Museum in Paris.” 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 – […]

Careers in Archaeology with Josephine Walsh

Tuesday, March 1st 2016 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM In AC213  Main Concourse Building NUIG Nearly done your degree? Trying to decide what subjects to keep? Looking for your next step in life? Come hear Josephine Walsh of the Careers Centre explain what sorts of job opportunities are available with an archaeology degree and feel better (or slightly less panicky, let’s face it!) about stepping out into the real world. There will be a question and answer period for the curious! NUIG ArchSOC Facebook Page

Guest Lecture: “Experimental Archaeology: Making, Understanding, Storytelling”

“Experimental Archaeology: Making, Understanding, Storytelling” A Guest Lecture by Professor Aidan O’Sullivan MIAI, FSA, Associate Professor in Archaeology, UCD School of Archaeology. Director: UCD Centre for Experimental Archaeology and Material Culture Wednesday the 24th of February 7pm to 9pm in AM214,  SIOBHAN MCKENNA THEATRE (Arts Millennium Building) NUIG  

Image for week No.12 of photo-quiz competition posted!

The Image for week number 12 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 semester. The answer to the last quiz was “Alcázar of Segovia (Segovia Castle), Spain”. 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 […]

Image for week No.11 of photo-quiz competition posted!

The Image for week number 11 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 semester. The answer to the last quiz was “Mayan Crossroads Temple, Coba, Mexico”. 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 […]