Archaeology... in Vegas?! August 14th 2007 Sure! Well, not exactly in Vegas...
I have always loved Vegas in spite of any instincts I may have to feel otherwise. In spite of the fact that it represents excess and frivolous spending, in spite of the fact that it glorifies materialism and pretentiousness. It's a fun town. Bright lights, lots of food. It's a great place to get away from everything and live in a make-believe world for ... read more
North America » United States » Nevada » Las Vegas 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