Among locations in which students and faculty are conducting or participating in field programs are Argentina, Peru, central America, the North American Southwest, New York City, upstate New York, France, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Cyprus, Egypt, Ecuador and Yemen.
Work with materials from some of these projects takes place during the academic year at Columbia in volunteer lab sessions for students on Friday afternoons from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. in 954 Schermerhorn. No experience is required. For further information contact the Program Coordinator, Brian Boyd (firstname.lastname@example.org). The first open lab for the Fall 2008 will be September 14 (TBC) . In addition to Columbia sponsored projects, students have participated in a wide range of other projects, such as those in the Fieldwork Opportunities Bulletin (AFOB) published by the Archaeological Institute of America and internship positions at the American Musem of Natural History (AMNH) in New York City. A copy of AFOB and postings internship and fieldwork opportunities are available for use in the Center for Archaeology.