Blog: The Dirt

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The official blog of the Glenn A. Black Laboratory of Archaeology shows posts written by staff and guest contributors, details events and exhibits, and other fun things!

A Few of our Contributors

Headshot of Rachna Chaudhari

Rachna Chaudhari is a senior majoring in biology at IU. This spring, she is a Bicentennial Intern. In this internship, Rachna will be researching the Wylie family and recent artifacts found at the Wylie House. Her work will provide important background information for an upcoming excavation project at the Wylie House led by the Glenn A. Black Laboratory. She will be posting updates about this exciting project on this blog, so stay tuned!

Headshot of Maclaren Guthrie

Maclaren Guthrie is a sophomore at Indiana University majoring in Anthropology with a specification in Archaeology, minors in French and Criminal Justice, and pursuing a martial arts certificate. Her interests in archaeology focus on early and colonial America but she is excited about any hands-on fieldwork she can get. She has been working with the Glenn A. Black Laboratory of Archaeology since the beginning of 2017. Currently she is working as an intern for the join Bicentennial campus archaeology project between the GBL and Wylie House Museum.

Headshot of Hannah Rea

Hannah Rea is a senior in journalism and history at IU. She’s passionate about studying and preserving history, and started as a volunteer at the Glenn A. Black Lab in August 2016. Now, as the social media and programming coordinator, she is helping to share the great resources at the GBL and connect with the community.