The Archaeological Research Center (ARC) was one of many organizations that recently took part in "A History Fair: Cowell Ranch and the land before UCSC" at the newsly restored, historic Cowell Ranch Haybarn on October 24, 2015. Here are some photos from ARC of the day.
The archaeology activity area outside the haybarn:
Jay Reti, lecturer in Anthropology, teaching about stone tools:
An anthropology undergrad teaching children how to dig in the archaeology sandbox:
Jay Reti, demonstrating flint knapping:
UCSC anthropology undergraduates teaching kids about archaeology:
Anthropology professor Tsim Schneider lecturing on Native land use before and after the missions:
Anthropology professor and Archaeology Research Center director, J. Cameron Monroe (left) and UC Santa Cruz graduate and undergraduate students: