The CAS BULLETIN BOARD  as of 3/8/2017

CAS MEETINGS

 

CAS Quarterly Meetings - 2017


Upcoming Meetings

January 14, 2017
at Colorado Springs - Pikes Peak Chapter - hosting

View the AGENDA
View the MEETING LOCATION
View the 2017 BUDGET DRAFT
View the 2016 Annual Conference Meeting Accounting

April 29, 2017
at Salida - CAS - hosting

July 15, 2017
at Anasazi Heritage Center - Hisatsinom Chapter - hosting

October 27-29, 2017
at History Colorado, Denver - ANNUAL MEETING
Denver Chapter - hosting



Previous Meetings

 

2016

October 7-8, GRAND JUNCTION
View the BOARD MINUTES from the October 7, 2016 meeting.
View the ANNUAL MEETING MINUTES from the October 8, 2016 meeting.



July 23, PUEBLO
View the BOARD MINUTES from the July 23, 2016 meeting.



April 23, DENVER
View the BOARD MINUTES from the April 23, 2016 meeting.



January 23, NIWOT
View the BOARD MINUTES from the January 23, 2016 meeting.



2015

View the BOARD MINUTES-revised from the October 10, 2015 meeting.
View the ANNUAL MEETING MINUTES-revised from the October 10, 2015 meeting.

October 10 DURANGO


See the BOARD MINUTES from the July 25, 2015 quarterly meeting.

July 25 DOLORES


See the BOARD MINUTES from the April 25, 2015 quarterly meeting.

April 25 SALIDA


See the BOARD MINUTES from the January 31, 2015 quarterly meeting.

January 31 PUEBLO



2014

September 26, 27 COLORADO SPRINGS


View the BOARD MINUTES for the September 26th meeting.
View the ANNUAL MEETING MINUTES for the September 27th meeting.


July 26 MONTROSE


View the BOARD MINUTES for the July 26th meeting.


April 12 NIWOT


View the BOARD MINUTES for the April 12th meeting.


January 18 DENVER


View the BOARD MINUTES for the January 18th meeting.


 

Alice Hamilton Scholarship
Fundraising Success!

posted November 22, 2016

Annual Meeting - 2016 Raffle

Colorado scholars were generously supported again at the CAS Annual Meeting in October with the deposit of $5,776 into the 2017 Scholarship fund.

The 2016 Raffle winner was Warren Nolan (Pueblo Chapter) who won the "Zebra Sentinel" decorative Raku Art Pot.

See the flyer for more information about the Silent Auction and the Raffle Prize:
2016 Raffle Flyer and Winner

 

Education Grants for CAS Chapters
posted October 16, 2014; updated July 27, 2016

EDUCATION GRANTS

Education grants, up to $250 per year, are available to chapters looking to add to their educational activities or start building resources for an educational project.

Please review the guidelines before submitting an application: Education Grant guidelines

The application form is available here: Education Grant application form

Contact Aaron Theis for more information: theis.aaron@gmail.com

 

Help Wanted - Alice Hamilton Scholarship Committee
posted May 1, 2015 -- updated August 16, 2015

The Alice Hamilton Scholarship Fund Committee is looking for two new members who are willing to take on a lead role in our fund-raising activities.

Position 1: Raffle/Games Manager
Position 2: Silent Auction Manager

Fund-raising has been done by Terri Hoff for many years, but she is now wanting to relinquish the duties to some “new blood.”

The successful applicants will be trained/mentored by Terri this year, and take over in 2016 (with assistance if needed or desired).

See the Details and Contact Info in the HELP WANTED Position Description document.

 

Tree-Ring and Radiocarbon Sites - Four Corners - Databases
posted December, 2015

Public versions of the Radiocarbon and Tree-ring database sites for the Four Corners, showing who was where, when. Please provide email feedback to Mike Berry on what you liked and how to improve the site.

RADIOCARBON DATABASE: www.dargnet.org/net/RCPublic/

TREE RING DATABASE: www.dargnet.org/net/TRPublic/

 

Dr. Holly Norton named State Archaeologist
posted August 7, 2015

Dr. Holly Norton

On June 25, 2015, Dr. Holly Norton was named State Archaeologist and Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer for the State of Colorado. She assumed her new role on July 1.

Dr. Norton is taking over from Dr. Richard Wilshusen, who served as the State Archaeologist for four years.

Read about her background in the History Colorado announcement: Dr. Holly Norton

 

New Facebook page for State CAS
posted May 4, 2015 -- updated November 24, 2015

Join us!          Like us!

Share some posts!
Share pictures and albums!

Over 1,000 Members, as of November 24, 2015

Visit the page and invite your Friends: State CAS Facebook page

 

Northern Pueblos Trip 2015 - CAS
A Photographic Journey
posted July 5, 2015


Northern Pueblos trip

"The Northern Pueblos of New Mexico"

CAS Field Trip to the Northern Pueblos - June 2015

See the photographic documentary of the people, places, and events visited in northern New Mexico. Trip leaders Karen Kinnear and Anne Robinson.

by Bob Dundas

66 pages, 15 MB in size

Sites depicted: Bandelier National Monument, Tsankawi, Ku Owingeh, Tsi-p'in-owinge, Ghost Ranch, Poshuowinge, Burnt Mesa, La Cieneguilla Petroglyphs, Pojoaque, Arroyo Hondo, and Pueblo San Marcos.

Trip Participants donated $725.00 to the Alice Hamilton Scholarship Fund.

View the PDF file:
The Northern Pueblos of New Mexico


 

Chaco Field Trip 2014 - CAS
A Photographic Journey
posted June 11, 2014


"Chaco - A Photographic Journey"

CAS Field Trip to Chaco Canyon - May 2014

See this beautiful series of photographs of the trip, highlighted with trip comments, and quotes taken from a book about Chaco Canyon.

by Bob Dundas, Chipeta Chapter

52 pages, 42 MB in size

Some Sites depicted: Casa Rinconada, Chaco Rock Art, Chaco Roads and Stairs, Chetro Ketl, Pueblo Alto, and many others ...

Trip Participants donated $702.50 to the Alice Hamilton Scholarship Fund.

Click the blue text to view the PDF file:
Chaco - A Photographic Journey


 

OAHP and History Colorado Event Calendar
posted April 9, 2014

OAHP and History Colorado are again hosting an Event Calendar to publicize as many activities for Archaeology and Historic Preservation Month as can be assembled.

All CAS chapters are encouraged to include their events on the calendar.

The following web page both allows you to view the entire statewide calendar, and to submit your chapter's events to be added to the list.

Submit events to the: Event Calendar


Photographs Needed of National and State Register Sites

To facilitate an digital update to our state Register database, CAS members are requested to submit recent photographs of Register sites to Heather Peterson, Register Historian, History Colorado.

Heather Peterson at heather.peterson@state.co.us or 303-866-4684

A list of Registry sites is on the OAHP website:
www.historycolorado.org/archaeologists/national-and-state-registers