What I Learned Through an Archaeology Field School

For the past several months, I have been recounting my experiences in Belize last summer – when I participated in an archaeology field school and then traveled around on my own to learn about jaguar conservation. The last post in this series saw the end of the archaeological portion of my journey. Before moving on … More What I Learned Through an Archaeology Field School

Journey to Belize: Cleaning, a Gift, and an Unexpected Coincidence

This post continues the retelling of my recent trip to Belize: participating in an archaeology field school and learning about jaguar conservation. The rest of this series is located in the “Travel” category of this blog. June 13, 2017 was Humboldt State University’s last day of field work with the Programme for Belize Archaeological Project. … More Journey to Belize: Cleaning, a Gift, and an Unexpected Coincidence

Journey to Belize: The Last Day of Field Work

This post continues the retelling of my recent trip to Belize: participating in an archaeology field school and learning about jaguar conservation. The rest of this series is located in the Travel category of this blog. As June 12 rolled around, the first session of the 2017 field season with the Programme for Belize Archaeological … More Journey to Belize: The Last Day of Field Work

Journey to Belize: Backfilling, Profiling, and a Close Encounter of the Feline Kind

This post continues the retelling of my recent trip to Belize: participating in an archaeology field school and learning about jaguar conservation. The remainder of this series is located in the Travel category of this blog. The names of some individuals in this post have been changed to respect their privacy. Following yesterday’s unexpected lab … More Journey to Belize: Backfilling, Profiling, and a Close Encounter of the Feline Kind

Journey to Belize: Maya Cement, Spider Monkeys, and a Spider

This post continues the retelling of my recent trip to Belize: participating in an archaeology field school and learning about jaguar conservation. The rest of this series is located in the Travel category of this blog. June 8, 2017 was a remarkable day. Once again, I worked at Structure 130. This turned out to be … More Journey to Belize: Maya Cement, Spider Monkeys, and a Spider