Press Releases

Society for American Archaeology Public Relations

Press Releases involving SAA actions and/or participation.


Society for American Archaeology Government Affairs

The Society for American Archaeology's government affairs program represents the society and archaeological community in the U.S. Congress and the Administration. The program is active on legislative as well as regulatory issues at the federal level. Read about recent activities here.


Society for American Archaeology and Repatriation

Repatriation Announcements

Repatriation Archive

Digital facsimiles of documents pertinent to the Society for American Archaeology's involvement in repatriation matters in the United States, mostly at the Federal level can be found here, including SAA's official letters and comments, as well as ancillary documents that help trace the history of this involvement. The archive is  divided into five sections: Comments on Legislation; Comments on Regulations and Guidance; Comments on NAGPRA Review Committee Actions; Comments on Agency Actions; Legal Briefs and Other Judicial Matters