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Recognizing William Gresens

Recognizing William Gresens

December 4, 2018

Long-time MVAC supporter William Gresens is pictured standing in the William Gresens Laboratory in the new Prairie Springs Science Center on the UW-L campus. The lab is in recognition of a gift from Ron and Jane Rada. Gresens was critical…

Boszhardt Lecture and Award

Boszhardt Lecture and Award

November 16, 2018

Over 100 people attended Tuesday’s lecture by Robert “Ernie” Boszhardt, MVAC’s former Contracts Director. Boszhardt discussed how his understanding of Driftless Area archaeology has changed over the course of his 40-year career. A special addition to the evening was Brad…

Remembering Toby Morrow

Remembering Toby Morrow

November 12, 2018

From Kathy Stevenson– Along with other MVAC staff, I was saddened today to hear of the death of a colleague, Toby Morrow. Toby was widely known for his contributions to regional archaeology, especially in lithic raw materials and technology. Here…

Photos: students summer research

August 6, 2018

UWL Alumni Association, Alumni News, August 2018 E-Lantern Link to photos and stories. Photos: student summer research Scroll to find the following UWL Archaeology & Anthropology stories: Digging up the past – Dr. Dave Anderson leads excavations by UWL archaeology…

MVAC 2018 Public Field School

July 24, 2018

Link to photos.            Link to videos. The Mississippi Valley Archaeology Center 2018 Field School conducted excavations within the Goose Island campground in La Crosse County, Wisconsin. The beautiful high knoll next to the Mississippi river seemed like…