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Internship Blog Series – Summer 2018 – Week 9

In this final week intern Erin tells us about the Medieval Feast… Week 9 – 23rd July 2018 I am sad to say this was my final week of my internship. This week the weather was much cooler and cloudy … Continue reading

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Internship Blog Series – Summer 2018 – Week 8

Intern Aisling describes the excitement on site when a student found an unusual piece of pottery… Week 8 – 16th July 2018 Monday was one of the most exciting days on site of the season. The day started like usual: … Continue reading

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Internship Blog Series – Summer 2018 – Week 7

Intern Gaile had an entertaining weekend after working hard all week in a new Cutting… Week 7 – 9th July 2018 This week was a lot of the same old, same old. I moved into Cutting 4, our test trench, … Continue reading

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Internship Blog Series – Summer 2018 – Week 6

This week our intern Erin tells us about her tour of Wexford as temperatures soared in Ireland… Week 6 – 2nd July 2018 This week marks the halfway point of my internship, and it was orientation week for the new … Continue reading

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Internship Blog Series – Summer 2018 – Week 5

‘Time flies when you’re having fun’ according to intern Aisling – to find out more read below… Week 5 – 25th June 2018 The weeks seem to be going by even more quickly. It is week three of my internship … Continue reading

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Internship Blog Series – Summer 2018 – Week 4

IAFS internships are extremely varied so there is never a dull moment.  Read below where intern Gaile recounts the start of the first excavation this summer… Week 4 – 18th June 2018 This week, new students arrived for a two-week … Continue reading

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Internship Blog Series – Summer 2018 – Week 3

Through our internship programs students gain unique, hands-on experience in various aspects of archaeology.  Read below about former IAFS student Aisling Lacey and how excited she is to be rejoining us this summer as an intern … Week 3 – … Continue reading

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Internship Blog Series – Summer 2018 – Week 2

The excitement of an IAFS internship is seeing the whole experience as a learning opportunity.  Below intern Erin Kislan who worked alongside us this summer tells her story… Week 2 – 4th June 2018 My arrival in Ireland did not … Continue reading

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Internship Blog Series – Summer 2018 – Week 1

As the summer season begins at the Ferrycarrig Project, Gaile Juknevicius tells us why she returned to Ireland on an eight week internship program to continue her archaeological studies with IAFS. Week 1 – 30th May 2018 Last summer I attended … Continue reading

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Internship Blog Series – Spring 2018 – Week 9

The final blog by intern Madeleine Harris.  What an eight weeks!.  We were disappointed to see Maddy leave us, but she has been an absolute pleasure to have around.  Maddy was the first to participate in our dual location internship, staying … Continue reading

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