“Meme and My Friends: The Dynamics of Merry-making,” November 29, 2012 Collaborative poster presented at the 2012 Anthropology Undergraduate Research Symposium, Humboldt State University. Presented by Casey Dobbins, Jaqueline Farrington, Racheal Marte-Taylor, Cherilyn Neider and Nikki Martensen
A display showcasing the digitization of archival materials. Located in the Humboldt State University Library using select materials from Humboldt Room Special Collections. Spring 2016 Semester.
When I was interning for the Center for Digital Archaeology (CoDA), I wrote a series of short blogs based on a few of their webinar classes. This was a fun learning experience for me, because some of these topics were things I knew nothing about. It is always humbling to me how a little bit … Continue reading Center for Digital Archaeology Training Tips Blog Series
Abstract: This project studied the public opinions and discussion of the effects contemporary humans have at archaeological rock art sites in the United States. Preservation of rock art sites is attempted by a perpetual separation of visitors, by creating physical barriers at sites, or keeping site locations a secret. Little has been done, however, to … Continue reading Rock-Art Vandals: An Assessment of Public Interactions with Archaeological Resources
Recommended Citation: Library, Humboldt State University, "Check Out the Library" (2016).Campus Publications. 6.http://digitalcommons.humboldt.edu/campus_pub/6
Abstract: Modeling the thoughts and beliefs of ancient persons is an arduous calling for archaeologists, as this data falls into the intangible realm. Often the most direct material link to the ancient mind is found in rock art. With resilience to the elements and time, rock surfaces presented an ideal canvas for the lasting expressions … Continue reading Modeling Consciousness in Archaeology: A Non-Invasive Approach
Abstract: Humans have a common practice of altering auditory perception, with the ability to extend their sound experience through creating instruments, building acoustic amphitheater spaces, and producing rhythm and music with the body as with clapping, chanting, and singing. The field of archaeoacoustics offers insight into the use of sound in ancient societies. Previous research … Continue reading The Sound of Silence: Suggesting an Evolutionary Perspective in Archaeoacoustics