Robin Beck, associate director of UMMAA and associate professor of anthropology at U-M, excavates at the Berry site in North Carolina. 

The Shanghai Archaeology Forum, which meets annually to present awards for Field Discoveries and Research to archaeology projects from around the world, has selected Robin Beck's project at the Berry site in North Carolina to receive one of its 2019 Field Discovery Awards. This award is given to 10 projects of 116 nominated by an international committee of jurors.