University of Pittsburgh

Opening Doors to the Study of Long-Term Social Change

The Center for Comparative Archaeology at the University of Pittsburgh is dedicated to fostering the comparative study of ancient social change world-wide, strengthening connections among an international community of scholars, and supporting the long-term preservation of open-access archaeological data


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Memoirs in Latin American Archaeology, No. 29
Memoir 29
Nine Pitt undergrads attended archaeology field schools in summer 2023 with CCA support!

Thanks to grants from the CCA and the Department of Anthropology students carried out fieldwork in Greece, Belize, Poland, and Ireland.

Upcoming event
Arkhaios film festival

Screenings of archaeology films. Free and open to the public.

Hosted by The Friends of Arkhaios

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