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Viking Kiln and Furnace Building (October 23, 2013)
Students gathered in behind the Western Shore dorms to build Viking-style bloomery kilns and glass bead furnaces with Dr. Schindler and visiting Early Medieval experts Darnell Markewitz and Neil Peterson.
Early Medieval experts Darnell Markewitz and Neil Peterson came to campus for several days of workshops and instruction about Viking history and technology. Invited by the College’s own expert in early technology, anthropology professor Bill
As part of a professional development course, local teachers learned how to build aquabotz and wire the controllers. Aquabotz are an excellent tool that can be used in the classroom, teaching students about buoyancy, water...