Organizer: Toronto and Region Conservation Authority

Dates: Aug. 9 - 25, 2019

Location: Claremont Nature Centre, Pickering, Ontario

Type of site/field school: 14th century Indigenous site

Length of field school: 2 weeks, 2 days

Type of site: The Sebastien site, 14th century ancestral Wendat site

Outside students accepted: Yes

Website: https://trca.ca/conservation/archaeology/boydfieldschool/

Contact info:  BoydFS@trca.on.ca




Brock University, Field School in Historical Archaeology

Dates: July 15 - August 16

Location: St. Catharines

Type of site/field school: Historic shipyard

Length of field school: 5 weeks

Type of site: A shipyard situated on the Welland Canal in operation from 1827-1891

Outside students accepted: Yes

Website: https://www.historicenvironment.ca/

Contact info: Dr. Kimberly Monk, shipyard@brocku.ca


Summer 2019 Field School

Contacts: Dr. James Conolly

Dates: May 12 - June 2 online component; June 2 - June 9 for fieldwork

Location: Discovery Harbour, Penetanguishene, Ontario

Type of site/field school: Blended Course

Length of field school: 3 weeks online + 1-week practical training

Type of site: Historic Naval Establishment

Outside students accepted: Yes

Website: https://www.trentu.ca/anthropology/experience/maritime-archaeology  

Contact info: Professor James Conolly, jamesconolly@trentu.ca



Wilfrid Laurier University

2019 Field School

Old Fort Erie

Contact: John Triggs (Ar219 Archaeological Field Methods)

Dates: May 6th- June 14th

Location: Fort Erie, Niagara Parks Commission, Ontario

Type of site/field school: investigating the oldest British military fort in Ontario

Length of field school: 1 week

Type of site: Fort Erie, 18th century British military fort

Outside students accepted: Yes

Website: https://students.wlu.ca/programs/arts/archaeology-and-heritage-studies/news/2018/fall/2019-archaeological-field-school.html?menuOpen=1

Contact info: jtriggs@wlu.ca




Laurentian University, Archaeology Field School
(Certified by the Register of Professional Archaeologists)

Dates: May 21 – June 28, 2019

Location: weeks 1-5 near Midland, Ontario; week 6 in Sudbury, Ontario

Type of site/field school: camping on site from Monday-Friday

Length of field school: 6 weeks

Type of site: A Wendat village site with 16th and 17th century components

Outside students accepted: Yes

Website: https://laurentian.ca/program/archaeology

Contact info: Dr. Alicia Hawkins, ahawkins@laurentian.ca



University of Toronto, Archaeological Fieldwork at UTM

Dates: TBA (August)

Location: UTM campus, Mississauga, Ontario

Type of site/field school: site on or near the UTM campus

Length of field school: 2 weeks in August, and a laboratory course in the Fall Term.

Type of site: historic

If outside students are accepted: Yes

Website: https://www.utm.utoronto.ca/anthropology/field-schools/archaeological-fieldwork-utm

Contact info: secretary.utmanthro@utoronto.ca.




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