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This school year’s last HISP Club meeting will be on April 25, at 7PM in Combs 009. Come out to talk about upcoming summer activities and relax before the exam week! #PreservationEducation #UMWHISP
What did I do today? Oh, just got an amazing tour of the excellent #Tenacity exhibit by @UMWAlumni Kate Gruber! I highly recommend you all go straight to @historyisfunorg to learn all about women in the 17th century! #umwhisp4U of Mary Washington@MaryWash
What I did over Spring Break! #umwhisp #archaeology
@umwhisp digs into Native American past.
Guest speakers invited to our survey course HISP100 introduce students to current practices in historic preservation. Last week, Danae Peckler, a local preservation professional, spoke to the class about her work and the Fredericksburg preservation community. #umwHISP2
When (even though you personally plugged the battery in to charge the night before) technology fails, you go old school. Lizzie got a lesson in compass use and proper footwear for surveying in the woods. #archaeology #umwhisp #compass #survey
Tag Archives: Shannon Bremer
CaMa CeskCaMei. Garry TaPaKo KwaNGaTaRask (Night Owl) began his lesson with this simple phrase. In the Powhatan language, it means “Greetings all friends.” While Garry Cooper, the language instructor from the Patawomeck Tribe, has become the main teacher of the … Continue reading
They say one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. Well, that can certainly be said for archaeologists who spend endless days digging at archaeological sites looking for the things that were left behind by people of the past. But there … Continue reading
I recently presented a research paper at the Middle Atlantic Archaeological Conference this past March in Virginia. My paper focused on health and hygiene related artifacts recovered from a nearby Civil War era Union encampment in Stafford County, Virginia. More … Continue reading