Monthly Archives: January 2016

The UK Comprehensive Spending Review 2015: Opportunities for heritage science

By Scott Allan Orr Heritage science in the United Kingdom is carried out by a complex network of public institutions and the private sector. On the surface, the Comprehensive Spending Review 2015 could be seen as a reason for optimism considering the heritage science funding landscape. The Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne stressed in […]

European Archaeological Council Symposium On Digital Archaeology

Student & Early Career Researchers Symposium 16-17 March 2016, Old Ship Hotel, Brighton, United Kingdom The aim of this year’s European Archaeological Council (EAC) symposium is to explore exciting developments in digital technologies and consider how they may become embedded in general archaeological policy and practice over the next few years. As ambassadors of the […]

Managing Cultural Heritage in a Climate Change(d) Future

On November 9-10, 2015, the Smithsonian Institution and the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) came together in Washington, DC for a UK-US Heritage Science Workshop. The event was in celebration of the 10th anniversary of the AHRC, a UK Research Council that funds arts and humanities research and postgraduate study. The presentations and panel focused […]