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    Each year the FSA organises at least two doctoral training sessions, alone or in conjunction with other institutions working in the Mediterranean area and the Balkans. These sessions are intended for students with a good knowledge of French, who are enrolled in a doctoral programme (at DEA [Diplôme d'Études Approfondies]/'Master 2' level and above).

    These seminars are intended to bring together, from a thematic point of view, the study of an archaeological site or region and the approach of a discipline. They are equivalent to a theoretical amount of 50 hours of teaching, spread out over about twelve days, including visits to remains and museums, theoretical classes, and practical exercises. For students who wish to validate this training as part of their university studies, an assessment is possible. In the month after the training sessions, participants must send the FSA's director a brief report.

    Practical arrangements

    Transport costs are to be borne by the relevant doctoral school (or the participant).
    Internal trips are organised and funded by the FSA, which also provides accommodation on the sites in twin rooms and in the FSA's guesthouse in the event of transit via Athens (in all cases, bed linen and towels are provided).
    Participants are responsible for subsistence costs (c. 10 euros per day).

    Applications

    Applications are submitted online via the 'Missions de l'EFA' platform: www.missions.efa.gr

    Successful candidates must immediately confirm their participation by email and send a deposit cheque for 100 euros, which will be banked in the event of late withdrawal without good reason.

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    Archaeology in Greece ONLINE

    VOULA Pegadakia-6109
    Voula, Pegadakia, Thessalonikis and Larissis (O.T. 287, property of A. Fronimou - A. Mari). Mairi Giamalidi (???' ????) reports on the discovery of Classical burials. The site lies in the area of the Halai Aixonidai cemetery, where pyres, sarcophagi, larnakes, inurned cremations and tile graves have been previously discovered and been dated to the end of the 5th to the early 4th c. B.C. (?Delt 1984, 34). 10 pyres and 1 monolithic poros sarcophagus were found in this property (Figs. 1, 2). All the pyres were cut in the soft, limestone bedrock. Only two of them contained burial offerings (one lekythos each). Nevertheless, a pit for burials offerings was found, which contained numerous miniature vessels (kyathoi, phialae, plates, cups, skyphoi, lopades and incense burners). The finds date to
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