Get Involved

There are many ways you can help the Society thrive – by actively recruiting new members, championing the work of the Society with colleagues or promoting Society events, grant and awards in your networks.

Since 2014, Fellow Dr James Donaldson has organised an annual Fellows’ Dinner in Melbourne, Australia. This takes place in April and provides a great opportunity for Fellows in Australia to meet, share research and find out more about Scotland’s past.

Society President Dr David Caldwell enjoys the company of Australian Fellows

Society President Dr David Caldwell enjoys the company of Australian Fellows

In 2015, Fellow Professor Adam Cumming volunteered with the Dig It! team to help develop Lifelong Learning material. Starting with Middle Ages in Aberdeenshire, Adam helped create a linked programme of learning resources.

Fellow Adam Cumming volunteering with the Dig It! 2015 project manager Dr Jeff Sanders

Here Adam meets Dr Jeff Sanders Dig It! Project Manager.

In 2015, Fellow Peter Thierfeldt opened his beautiful garden to help support a Dig It! 2015 project. As well as raising funds, the event helped highlight the work of the Society to a new audience.

Since 2016, Fellow Hope Vere Anderson has organised an annul Fellows’ Dinner in the USA. This takes place in October in Atlanta and is helping to bring Fellows together.

Please contact the Society (or James and Hope directly) if you would like more information and would like to attend the annual Fellows’ Dinners.

If you would like to share ideas or offer your support in different ways to help arrange events and grow Fellowship please contact the Society.

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