Attention OAC Members:
Mark your calendars for the Fall 2017 Ohio Archaeological Council Membership Meeting and Symposium to be held Friday September 29, 2017 at the Ohio History Center in Columbus.
The theme for the symposium is Consulting with American Indians.
For this symposium we are soliciting presentations addressing the following:
- Examples of working with NAGPRA- the good and the bad and lessons learned; creating inventories and summaries; tribal consultation concerning human remains and/or TCPs/sacred sites
- Working with or in the absence of state or federal laws regarding human burial sites and remains and sacred sites/TCPs- including an update on the current effort in Ohio to improve the protection of human burial places
- Tribal perspectives and related matters
Tentative schedule: Friday September 29, 2017
10-11:40am presentations (five @ 20 minutes each)
11:40am-12:30pm OAC Business meeting
12:30-1:30pm Lunch: Food Trucks at OHC or on your own
1:30-3:10pm presentations (five @ 20 minutes each)
3:10-4:00pm presenter/panel discussion and Q&A