You will do plenty of hands-on study, maybe even at one of the earliest archaeological sites in North America. Whether you focus on cultural anthropology or archaeology, you will emerge ready to take on a wide range of pursuits.

Hamilton students, including Morgan Biggs ’16, excavate a pithouse in British Columbia.

At work and play, an archaeology student explores new territory

She thought she’d major in physics, but by the time she was a rising junior, Morgan Biggs ’16 was sold on archaeology. She spent six weeks over a summer on a dig in British Columbia and worked the following summer analyzing the stone chips recovered from the site.

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