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: 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: Roots, Rocks, and Repairs

This post continues the retelling of my recent trip to Belize: performing archaeological work on Mayan ruins and learning about jaguar conservation. The remainder of this series is located in the “Travel” category of this blog. June 6, 2017 started off quite differently than the previous day. Instead of being hot and humid, the weather was … More Journey to Belize: Roots, Rocks, and Repairs

Journey to Belize: Photos, a Bowl, and Rain

This post continues the retelling of my recent trip to Belize: participating in an archaeology field school and learning about jaguar conservation. The previous entries in this series can be found in the “Travel” category, or by searching for “Belize” in this site’s search bar. A Hot Start The most memorable aspect of June 5, … More Journey to Belize: Photos, a Bowl, and Rain