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CAMN General Meeting - Digging into our Past: Archeological sites

Digging into our Past: Archeological sites on the landscape, how to recognize them and what to do if you find one

Melissa (Mel) Zabecki is the Arkansas State Archeologist. She received her BA in Anthropology from Mount Holyoke College in Western Massachusetts and her MA and PhD from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. She began her career as an ancient Egyptian bioarcheologist, working at various cemeteries around Egypt learning about past lifeways while adjunct instructing at a few different universities. Then she became a Park Interpreter for Arkansas State Parks, where she not only became well-versed in educating the public, but learned about American archeology. Mel joined the Arkansas Archeological Survey as their Education Outreach Coordinator and then moved into the State Archeologist position. As State Archeologist, Mel collaborates with the Arkansas Archeological Survey station archeologists, multiple federal and state agencies, as well as private citizens to help spread awareness of the rich history of Arkansas and the importance of protecting archeological sites from destruction. A Washington County Master Gardener, a beekeeper, and an outdoor adventurer, Mel aspires to one day become a Master Naturalist.

Record meeting as CE, sponsor CAMN
Thursday, May 18, 2023, 6:30 PM until 8:00 PM
Calvary Baptist Church
5700 Cantrell Rd.
Little Rock, AR  72207

(501) 663-8303
Meeting ID:
821 4410 2461
Additional Info:
Education - Chapter Meeting with Speaker
Registration is recommended
Payment In Full In Advance Only
No Fee

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