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2013-05-15 23:34:15

Program features ancestral pueblo pottery replication and experimental archaeology. Cortez, CO (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 The timeless beauty of ancestral Pueblo pottery reflects the skill and craftsmanship of an ancient people who thrived in the American Southwest for more than a thousand years. The ancestral Pueblo Indians began making pottery in the central Mesa Verde region–unpainted “gray ware”–between about A.D. 500 and 575. By the A.D. 900s, they were producing...

Ancient Puebloans Weren't Into Maize Craze As Much As Previously Believed
2013-04-03 08:38:01

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Perhaps the ancient Puebloans weren't as into the maize craze as scientists once thought. A new study from the University of Cincinnati led by Nikki Berkebile, a graduate student in anthropology in UC´s McMicken College of Arts & Sciences, explores the subsistence habits of Puebloans, also known as Anasazi, who lived on the southern rim of the Grand Canyon in the late 11th century. Ethnographic literature traditionally...

2013-04-02 23:04:32

Scholarships Help Cover Expenses for Archaeology Summer Camps Cortez, CO (PRWEB) April 02, 2013 The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center in Cortez, Colorado, offers an extraordinary opportunity for teens looking for their next summer adventure: the chance to become involved in real archaeological research during one of the Center´s three summer camps. And if teens and their parents act quickly, they can apply for a scholarship that will help cover costs associated with camp tuition and...

2013-03-29 23:00:12

Explore an Ancient Culture in the Southwest While Relaxing and Regenerating Cortez, Colorado (PRWEB) March 29, 2013 An increasing number of adult travelers are looking to vacation time not only as an occasion to relax and regenerate, but as an opportunity to learn. With a 30-year history of providing hands-on educational experiences to the public, the Crow Canyon Archaeological Center near Cortez, Colo., has expanded its adult programs to meet this demand. Crow Canyon invites lifelong...

2012-09-12 23:01:45

The episode includes the story of Spencer, a Utah teen who participated in ANASAZI´s wilderness-based behavioral healthcare program. Mesa, AZ (PRWEB) September 11, 2012 Arizona nonprofit ANASAZI Foundation will be featured in an upcoming episode of MTV´s Emmy Award-winning “True Life” documentary series. Airing July 7 at 10 p.m. (EST/PST), the episode includes the story of Spencer, a Utah teen who participated in ANASAZI´s wilderness-based behavioral healthcare...

2012-08-24 23:01:29

Turquoise jewelry is making a big impact in the fashion world and SilverTribe.com is announcing big discounts on popular new items. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) August 23, 2012 Turquoise jewelry is continuing to be in high demand and a leading online retailer announced it is offering discounts on the latest items to hit the store. SilverTribe.com is known for carrying a massive collection of Native American jewelry and art inspired by Southwest Indian tribes such as the Navajo, Hopi and Zuni. "We're...

2012-07-16 23:00:57

Futures for Children is pleased to announce our New President & CEO Teresa C. Gomez (Isleta Pueblo) effective August 6, 2012. Retiring President & CEO Jim West stated,” I am very excited to turn the helm of Futures for Children over to Teresa Gomez. Teresa began her career here at Futures for Children as a Community Educator. She knows our students, our families and our communities. Since then she has grown her leadership skills with other non profits and with the State of New...

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Mesa Verde National Park
2013-04-24 15:47:49

Mesa Verde National Park is located in the state of Colorado in the United States. The park contains 52,485 acres of land that was once inhabited by Native American tribes including the basket maker and pueblo peoples, also known as the Anasazi tribe. In 1868, the American government made a treaty with the Ute tribe that established the area west of the Continental Divide as belonging to the Ute people. A new treaty was established in 1873 that decreased the Ute’s land to a strip that...

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