Flintknapping Demonstration to be Held on Campus

Posted on 11/5/2015 5:19:20 PM

Susanne Haney will present a flintknapping demonstration on Thursday, November 12, at 5:00 p.m. in McElhaney Hall, room G-2.

Haney will demonstrate how to make tools out of stone using the ancient technique of flintknapping. The demonstration will be followed by an opportunity for audience members to try their hand at flintknapping.

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Haney is an alumnus of the IUP Anthropology Department and works as an archaeologist for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.