Archaeology Isn't Always Pretty July 27th 2007 Archaeology Isn't Always Pretty...
Success is going from failure to failure without a loss of enthusiam. --Winston Churchill
I debated about whether or not I would include this story, but it is a part of the learning experience of being a new field tech. One of the things that always bothered me about the faculty at my University is that they were not willing to talk ... read more
North America » United States » Arkansas Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
I am a recent college grad with a BA in Anthropology. I recently started a Master's Program at the University of New Orleans. I am studying historic preservation and applied anthropology. After being employed as an archaeological technician for a year, I miss it very much and hope to participate in digs maybe over breaks or on a volunteer basis. However, I feel lucky to now be in a field that will allow me to be involved in historic preservation and *not* get ticks or poison ivy! :) I will always be a shovelbum at heart, though. I created this blog for my many curious friends and family, and ... full info