The Wesleyan Connection newsletter recently featured images from a Beman Triangle talk at the Russell library. Sarah Croucher, Amy Cao (’15) and Sarah Chrystler (’13) spoke about recent archaeological research and the process of constructing the “Unearthing Community” exhibit. Images can be found here
Enrollment is currently open for fieldwork during the June Wesleyan summer session.
A course description about the class can be found here
Details about Wesleyan summer session (including enrollment) can be found here
Further details about the project can be found on this site. If you are interested in the project and would like further details, please contact Sarah Croucher: firstname.lastname@example.org
The public may view the exhibit beginning Saturday, April 6, through the end of May. Museum hours are Monday – Thursday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and the first Saturday of the month, 12 to 3 p.m.
Our exhibit will then be moving on to the Russell Library in the summer.
A short YouTube film about the project was made for Wesleyan’s Service learning cluster.
You can find the film at this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bVviYVHS2C8
5 Questions With Sarah Croucher on Middletown’s Beman Triangle
April 17th, 2012
In this issue of The Wesleyan Connection, we ask 5 Questions of Sarah Croucher, assistant professor of anthropology, assistant professor of archaeology, assistant professor of feminist, gender, and sexuality studies. Croucher will lead an archaeological dig on the site of the Beman Triangle in Middletown on April 28-29. The public is welcome to attend. To view photos of the dig on April 14-15 click here.
For full coverage click here.
Beman Triangle Archaeological Dig