There are 7 articles in this issue of The Profile. Each excerpt below links to the full article (click on the article headline or the 'Click here to read' link!)

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Summer 2014 issue of The Profile now available

Issue number 160, Summer 2014, of the SGA’s quarterly newsletter, The Profile, is now available as a downloadable and printable PDF. Alternatively, you can click here to see excerpts of all stories in the issue. The stories in The Profile all were originally posted to this website in April, May, or June of 2014.

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Summer 2014 President’s Message

Submitted by Tammy Herron

SGA_logo_web_100The Summer 2014 President’s Message is now posted. Read on for a excellent recap of the Spring 2014 meeting of the SGA and news of upcoming events from SGA president Tammy Herron.

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Georgia Archives expands hours of operation

SGA_logo_web_100The Georgia Archives will expand its hours of operation by one additional day per week. Beginning July 15 the public can visit the Georgia archives on Tuesdays. Click here for the official press release.

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Digging Savannah iPhone app now available in iTunes

Submitted by Laura Seifert

digging_sav_logo_smallThe Digging Savannah iPhone app has launched and is now available in iTunes! This app joins our recently updated Android app. The Digging Savannah smartphone apps allow you to discover Savannah’s archaeology sites. Click on the map interface to learn about a site and see artifacts, photographs, or excavations. The app is available for most Apple and Android devices including smartphones and tablets. Just search for “Digging Savannah” on iTunes or in the Google marketplace! For more information, check out the Digging Savannah website or follow us on Instagram or Facebook.

Archived MaterialAwardsJoseph R. Caldwell AwardOnline news

Abby the ArchaeoBus, Frankie Snow, and the SGA honored by the SAA

Submitted by Tammy Herron, President

sga_logo_cuRead on for exciting news from SGA President Tammy Herron. Abby the ArchaeoBus, Frankie Snow, and the SGA were all honored at the 79th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology.

2014 Archaeology MonthArchaeology MonthOnline newsThe Profile

Download the digital version of the 2014 Georgia Archaeology Month poster

sga_2014_poster_thumbThe Society for Georgia Archaeology (SGA) is proud to offer this year’s Georgia Archaeology Month poster showcasing the theme Site Destruction: Pieces of Our Past Lost Forever—and May is Archaeology Month in Georgia. Download the poster by clicking here. Read on to learn more about Archaeology Month and the Spring 2014 meeting of the SGA.

Greater Atlanta Archaeological SocietyOnline news

Memorial service for Gordon Midgette held on May 17th

SGA_logo_web_100Georgia’s archaeological community mourns the loss of one of its own, Gordon Moody Midgette. Gordon will be missed by family, friends, and colleagues. Read on for Gordon’s obituary and more information about the memorial service.