The Wyoming Archaeological Society

Wyoming Association of Professional Archaeologists

2016 - 2017 Speakers

September 14, 2016: John Laughlin,

Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office.

Topic: Ten Thousand Years in Ten Days. 

Research on the Moriah Ranch, Wyoming.

October 22, 2016: Dr. Alice Tratebas,

BLM Archeologist, Newcastle.

Field trip: Whoopup Canyon Petroglyph site.

November 9, 2016: Dr. Danny Walker, 

Adjunct Professor of Anthropology at the 

University of Wyoming and retired

Wyoming Assistant State Archaeologist. 

Topic: Evidence for Atlatl Use in Wyoming.

December 14, 2016: Dr. Mavis Greer,

Greer Archeology, Casper.

Topic: My Favorite Northwestern Plains Artifacts

and Features Found on Energy-Related Projects.

January 11, 2017: Dr. Kent Sundell, Geology and Paleontology Professor at Casper College. 

Topic: Dee the Mammoth 2006-7 Excavations.

February 8, 2017: Connie Jacobson, RN, Natrona County Coroner.
Topic: County Coroner and Archeology.

March 8, 2017: Madeline Mackie,

Graduate Student, University of Wyoming. 

Topic: Hands in Wyoming Rock Art.

April 5, 2017: Dr. Jason Toohey,

Assistant Professor of Archaeology, University of Wyoming.

Topic: Archaeological work in Peru.

May 10, 2017: Bonnie Lawrence Smith,

Curatorial Assistant, Draper Natural History Museum at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West.

Topic: Current activities of the museum.

September 13, 2017: Dr. Mark Miller, retired Wyoming State Archaeologist.

Topic: Scoggin Bison Kill Site, Wyoming.

Local Contact Information:

2016 Officers


Dr. Mavis Greer


Dr. John Greer


Carolyn M. Buff


Casper Chapter