Yesterday was the beginning of a 14 day research trip to Puerto Rico. So far the trip has been very exciting.
I’m here with graduate student Elizabeth Carlen ( 318 more words
Today, I need to take a moment to rail against one of the most reliably entertaining and beloved of museum attractions – fossil sandboxes. These activities are nearly ubiquitous at paleontology-related parks and museums, and some of them can be quite large and elaborate. 647 more words
Field(work) of roses – Evangelia Chaligianni talks about her fieldwork
The best part of my doctoral journey has to be my fieldwork, which involved conducting interviews, distributing questionnaires, carrying out observations and taking photos of cultural images/posters inside classrooms of foreign language centres in Greece. 514 more words
Of course, this project has its endless amounts of limitations.
1) Time: to conduct more interviews with a wider scope of people, and to continue to go deeper into the blogs and the hearts and minds behind them (follow-up interviews, talk to more professors in other related fields, more participant observation to get a feel for the blogging rhythm, timing of project difficult towards end when people are not blogging as finals roll around); explore concepts more directly related to faith and blogging, and gender and blogging- I barely even got to scratch the surface… 117 more words