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A teacher digs deeper

September 20, 2016

Graduate assistant Cicek Beeby gets her hands dirty explaining archaeology.

A Lost Colony find

September 19, 2016

Archaeologists recently uncovered a clue that doesn’t shed light on what happened to the colonists of the Lost Colony, but it may reveal more about their life on the island.

New mosaics discovered in Galilee excavations

September 19, 2016

Excavations this past summer in the Late Roman (fifth century) synagogue at Huqoq, an ancient Jewish village in Israel’s Lower Galilee, have revealed stunning new mosaics that decorated the floor.

Unearthing history, here and abroad

September 18, 2014

Archaeological excavations led by UNC faculty in Israel, Greece and Chapel Hill made news headlines over the summer in international, national and local media, including The Times of Israel, The Huffington Post, and WRAL-TV and The News & Observer in Raleigh.