State of New Mexico
SiteWatch Site Steward Conference
Dept. of Cultural Affairs, Historic Preservation Division
The New Mexico History Museum
Site Steward Foundation
February 21, 2010
at the New Mexico History Museum
Meem Community Room
Please bring items to donate for today’s auction. Proceeds go towards the 2011 Annual Meeting
10:00- 10:20 Sign in
10:20- 10:30 Welcoming, Norm Nelson, SiteWatch State Coordinator
Jan Biella, Interm Director- Historic Preservation Division
10:30-12:00 FBI Special Agent David Kice, National Art Theft Program
Lunch Break – 12:00 to 1:00 in the Learning Center (adjacent to the Meem Rm.). A hearty and delicious lunch (courtesy of the Site Steward Foundation) consisting of assorted salads and sandwiches, beverages and dessert, will be provided at the museum. Vegetarians will be accommodated.
1:15-2:30 Dr. Eric Blinman, Director of the Office of Archaeological Studies, Museum of New Mexico. His talk “A climate context for New Mexico Archaeology”, will discuss what archaeologists know of our past climate (and where we may be going in the near future?).
Break – 2:30 to 2:40
2:40- 3:00 Dean Wilson, Director of the Ceramic Lab, Office of Archaeological Studies, "The Role and Use of Ceramic Typology in an Expanding Understanding of New Mexico Archaeology; Potential of Ceramic Workshops for the Site Watch Program".
3:00 – 3:30 *Site Steward Foundation (Gary Newgent) & SiteWatch Business Meeting
3:30 – 4:00 *SiteWatch Advisory Council Meeting
*For those not participating in the Foundation Meeting and the Advisory Council Meeting the museum will be open to viewing.
New Mexico State SiteWatch Site Steward’s Conference
When: February 21st, 2010
Where: State History Museum, Santa Fe
Cost: Your time, travel & talent
PLEASE complete this form and e-mail to:
Gary Newgent at firstname.lastname@example.org
Norm Nelson at NormanB.Nelson@state.nm.us
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Taos Archaeological Society
PO Box 143
Taos, NM, 87571