Past Recipients

Student Field School Grants

Laura Cannon '16

Archaeology and Studio Art Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School
(Senior Thesis: An Exploration of Incised Stones at the Ness of Brodgar, Scotland)

Alex Casteel '17

Archaeology Major, Minor in Medieval & Renaissance Studies
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Sarah Crabb '18

Art History and Archaeology Major, Minors in Classical Studies and in Medieval & Renaissance Studies
San Gemini Preservation Studies, Program A - Touching the Stones: Restoration and Analysis of Historic Buildings, Italy

Rachael Lew '16

Archaeology Major, Earth and Environmental Sciences Minor
Moche Inc. Rapid Response Crew Internship, Peru

Lara Shinsato '18

Archaeology and Earth and Environmental Sciences Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Sarah Crabb '18

Art History and Archaeology Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Mary Needham '16

Archaeology Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Antonia Rohlf '17

Anthropology and Archaeology Major
Western Colorado State University's Mayan Archaeological Field School in Belize

Thomas Fiechtner '15

Archaeology Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Graham Goodwin '15

Archaeology Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Kaitlin O'Neill '15

Archaeology and Anthropology Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Emily Arnold '16

Archaeology and Art History Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Garnet Kwader '14

Archaeology Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Lauren Dudley '15

Archaeology and History Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Jessica “Jo” Heupel '14

Archaeology and Classical Studies Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Dylan Angell '14

Archaeology and Physics Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Garnet Kwader '14

Archaeology Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Michael Lukas '13

Studio Art, Archaeology & Environmental and Earth Sciences Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Julia Wehe '15

Archaeology Major
Willamette University Ness of Brodgar Archaeological Field School

Kelsey Copes-Gerbitz '11

Archaeology and Environmental & Earth Sciences Major
Willamette University Archaeology Field School, Ness of Brodgar, Scotland

Jason Henry '11

Archaeology and Environmental & Earth Sciences major
Willamette University Archaeology Field School, Ness of Brodgar, Scotland

Jessa Fowler '11

Archaeology Major
Tell Qarqur Archaeological Field School, Syria

Jessa supervised a 5x10 meter trench that was part of the excavations of the Late Roman church (300-650 AD). Jessa helped clarify the western boundaries of the church complex through the use of her skills in both the field and the lab. Field trips to various museums and archaeological sites around Syria provided her additional learning experiences.

Andrew Korzun '11

Archaeology Major
Carpathian Ancient Resource and Technology Project, Piatra Tomii, Romania

Andrew aided in the excavation of three trenches that were believed to have cultural material. As it turned out, the trenches had no such artifacts, but Andrew still benefited from the experience in a multitude of ways. He learned about the processes, methods, and difficulties of archaeology, and he got to experience Romanian culture.

Patrick Leary '11

Archaeology Major
Maya Archaeology at Minanha, Belize

Patrick helped excavate Minanha, a Mayan site in the lowlands of Belize. He was involved in unearthing the royal ballcourt, where numerous artifacts were found, including a human burial site. Patrick also got to explore other nearby sites to further develop his knowledge of ancient Mayan culture.

Paige Morton '10

Art History Major
Sangro Valley Project, Abruzzo, Italy

Sarah Whitney Pryce '10

Archaeology and Earth & Environmental Sciences Major
Sangro Valley Project, Abruzzo, Italy

Jeffrey Yancey '11

Archaeology and Religious Studies Major
Jomon Field School, Sannai Maruyama/Goshizaw Matsumori Project, Aomori, Japan

Amy Hagelin '08

Anthropology and Spanish Major
Maya Research Project in Blue Creek, Belize

Amy participated in the excavation of a ballcourt, temple, residential structure, and burial on a hilltop in the jungle. The jungle, teeming with wildlife, provided Amy and her fellow excavators an amazing backdrop for their work.

Melissa Magana '09

Classical Studies Major
Sangro Valley Project, Abruzzo, Italy