The frustratingly slow broadband connection in the field prevents us from updating this blog daily (and posting pictures). Since I am in the city for some logistical concerns, I will take this opportunity to upload FS in action pictures.
The first week went by quickly. The students learned the basics of archaeological field techniques, especially the principle of natural and arbitrary levels. They are also learning how to recognize features, stratigraphic profiles, and artifact processing (washing and accessioning).