Friday, November 11, 2016

Kentucky Academy of Science Presentations on NSF REU Fiji and the Parker Academy Project Win Awards!

The Kentucky Academy of Science (http://kyacademyofscience.net/) meetings were hosted in Louisville this year on November 4-5. Several students who have worked on the Parker Academy project and the NSF REU Fiji program presented papers and posters.



Award winners include:
1st place graduate paper: Kendra Hein  (Paper title: Past and Present Use of Plants in Fijian Culture: An Ethnoarchaeological Approach)
2nd place undergraduate poster: Eleanor Kremer (The Successes and Limitations of a Microfinance Program in a Fijian Village: An Ethnographic Case Study)
3rd place undergraduate poster: Sage Boyers and Liza Vance (Harmony & Harvest at the 1839 Parker Academy)

Congratulations!

Friday, June 17, 2016

The Parker Academy Project is Featured in NKU's Magazine

http://digital.watkinsprinting.com/publication/?i=312917
Pages 22-27 include a feature on the Parker Academy Project.

Download NKU's Magazine for Spring and Summer, 2016 to explore the Parker Academy Project (http://digital.watkinsprinting.com/publication/?i=312917 ). This feature includes text by Dr. Sharyn Jones, Dr. Brian Hackett, and Dr. William Landon. The beautiful photos were taken by Tim Sofranko.


http://digital.watkinsprinting.com/publication/?i=312917


Check out project updates on our work via Instagram (http://www.imgrum.net/user/parkeracademydig/3220190523 ) and the Parker Academy Blog (https://parkeracademy.wordpress.com/ ).