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Human Remains Recovery Workshop


FACTS offers workshops and short courses in forensic anthropology, search and recovery methods, discrimination between human and non-human bone, histological methods, and advanced methods in forensic anthropology. We can also customize courses to meet your needs. Below is a list of our workshops and upcoming dates.

Identifying Human From Non-Human Bone

August 10, 2015 and June 17, 2016

Forensic Facial Reconstruction Sculpture with Karen T. Taylor

February 1-5, 2016

K9 Human Remains Detection

October 30 - November 1, 2015

Two-Day Body Recovery Field Course

October 17-18, 2015, March 5-6, 2016, and October 22-23, 2016

Skeletal Death Investigation through TEEX

May 23 - 27, 2016

Outdoor Human Remains Recovery

June 6 - 10, 2016

Forensic Taphonomy of Texas

June 13 - 15, 2016

Forensic Anthropology Methods

June 20 - 24, 2016

Advanced Methods in Forensic Anthropology


Human Osteology

August 17-20, 2015, August 22 - 26, 2016

Forensic Art: Master Facial Reconstruction Sculpture

September 21-25, 2015

Forensic Art: Digital Postmortem Illustration

August 31 - September 4, 2015

Forensic Anthropology Logo

Registration and Tuition Information

*For registration and information about local arrangements, contact Sophia Maroudas at FACTS@txstate.edu or 512-245-1900

*Register or hold a space on-line by clicking the workshop and then the PAY BY CREDIT CARD

*Space is limited. For most workshops you can save a spot by sending a deposit. Full tuition is due two weeks prior to the workshop unless otherwise posted.

*A 10% administrative fee per registrant will be deducted for cancellation. Refund requests must be received in writing two weeks prior the workshop. No refund will be made thereafter.

*Transportation and accomodations are not included in tuition.

*Workshops may be cancelled if enrollment is low. A full tuition refund will be provided if cancelation occurs.