Dr. Rissa M. Trachman, RPA

Elon University

Summer Archaeology Field School                 

in Belize: Photo Gallery    


Structure A4 Excavations

Summer 2010 group                Field lecture

Summer 2010 Crew                   Jana and Jen                          Field Lecture

  Kate and Sarah              Op 29, reservoir             kate, gps     

Students Excavating          Ancient Reservoir            Taking GPS Data      


pak'il nah       commute       palapa

Exposed Architecture   Commuting to Work!             Lunch!


labwork      nwbz       mapping

Lab work~ Fun!               NW Belize Map                Mapping 2009


wading        crew 2010        howlers

One Very Wet Day!           SS II 2009 Crew!               Onlookers


rt       canal        rissa


 AC? Fan? Please?               Ancient Canal                 Fearless Leader


dining hall, outside       dining hall       dorm, lab


 Camp Dining Hall        Dining Hall (Inside)    Camp Dorm and Lab


inside dorm room      tents     showers


 Student's Dorm             Or Live in a Tent!          Camp Showers


  cabanas       latrines        tikal 

   Cabaña Lane           The "Facilities"               Nearby Tikal          


tikal temple I          structure n9-56

   Tikal Temple I            Mask Temple, Lamanai


@Elon article on the Field School

Summer 2024 Field School


May 19 - June 12/16

(optional trip at the end; 4 days)

Contact Dr. Trachman with questions

Application and Due Dates

  • Priority Application Deadline February 23
  • Final Application Deadline March 1, 2024
  • April 1, 2024 - Balance of fees DUE
  • APRIL 23, 2024; All forms and passport copy due
  • May 1, 2024; Flight Itinerary and Proof of International Travel Health Insurance Due