15/10/2019
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The ICAC adheres to the statement made by the rectors of the public Catalan universities responding to the judgment to independence leaders

The rectors reaffirm the mistake of imprisoning Catalan political leaders, bet on dialogue and call on political actors to find a way out of political conflict as quickly as possible The rectors of the public Catalan universities released this statement responding to the judgement that condemns the former councillors of the Generalitat, the former president […]
11/10/2019
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Archaeology in the sky (with drones)

New research published in the Journal of Archaeological Science aims to improve archaeological field surveying by combining machine learning and high-resolution drone imagery. Drones become more prominent among surveying tools in Archaeology. They are used so far for getting good aerial views of sites and archaeological features, and even for discovering new archaeological settlements. New developments in the […]
3/10/2019
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Open call for enrollment for the Master in Classical Archaeology

Now open: an extraordinary period of enrolment for the Inter-University Master’s degree in Classical Archaeology 2019-2020. Check all the information here or in the ICAC’s website (Training). CONTACT: join the ICAC’s personalized Students Support Service. Promotional video:   The Master in Classical Archaeology (the only one of this kind in Spain) is a joint program of […]
27/09/2019
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ICAC and CERCA Institution support the international mobilization for the climate emergency

Este viernes, 27 de septiembre de 2019, se celebra la Global Climate Strike, una protesta a nivel global en la que se prevé que participen millones de personas de todo el mundo y que coincide con la celebración en Nueva York (EUA) de la Cumbre Climática convocada por la ONU para impulsar una mayor ambición en las negociaciones de la próxima Conferencia […]
17/09/2019
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El inicio de los trabajos arqueológicos en la villa romana de Mas dels Frares pone en marcha un proyecto patrimonial más amplio de estudio y divulgación de la producción vinícola de la zona

Uno de los rasgos más destacables de la elaboración de vino en Cataluña es precisamente su larga tradición, desde que fenicios y griegos llegaron a nuestras costas. La investigación del ICAC puede aportar nuevos testimonios históricos de esta milenaria tradición y demostrar que en un espacio contiguo a la misma bodega experimental de Mas dels […]
13/09/2019
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Open calls for two staff positions at the ICAC

There are two open calls for two staff positions at the ICAC. General services and administrative assistant of the Catalan Institute of Classical Archaeology, ICAC Senior Research Assistant of the Catalan Institute of Classical Archaeology, ICAC Both application deadlines end on September, 27. Check all the information at Working at the ICAC.
10/09/2019
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New call for the position of director of the ICAC

New announcement for the position of director of the ICAC: the call for the applications opened September, 10. The Board of Directors of the Catalan Institute of Classical Archaeology agreed, on June 27, 2019, to convene the position of director of the Institute, which has been covered with an acting position for the last months. Since […]
26/07/2019
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New findings in the Roman fort of Costa de la Serra (La Secuita, Tarragona)

El ICAC ha dirigido una breve campaña arqueológica en el yacimiento tardorepublicano de Costa de la Serra, del 15 al 19 de julio, con el objetivo concreto de delimitar el sector meridional del asentamiento. La intervención, que ha contado la financiación del Ayuntamiento de La Secuita (Tarragona), ha permitido evaluar el estado de conservación del lienzo […]
26/07/2019
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The ICAC involved in an archaeometry study that reveals the origin of the marble used in the Portico of Glory of Santiago de Compostela Cathedral

The ICAC participates in a multidisciplinary and comprehensive study of the unique five marble elements used in the famous Portico of Glory, European medieval sculpture masterpiece made by Master Mateo between 1168 and 1188, and part of the Romanesque front of the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral, declared UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985. The composition consists […]