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Writing at last

By • Feb 6th, 2009 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

I have eight pages so far, all part of the Introduction, which is normally the last thing people write. I was going to start with the middle, but it turned out to be easier to start with the overview. People normally start with the body, get down all the information that they know, write out […]

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Morbid Dispute

By • Jul 30th, 2008 • Category: anthropology, dogs, Honors Thesis, Research

A couple weeks ago, my roommate and I got into an argument over how morbid/strange my research topic is. I think this was in part brought on by my complaints of “Oh my God I don’t care about arrow heads or the stupid trash pits! Where are the bodies?” Finding dead dogs can be difficult […]

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Inspiration, or lack thereof

By • Jul 17th, 2008 • Category: anthropology, archaeology, background research, dog, Honors Thesis, Research, thesis topic

I can be indecisive to the point of making other people help me pick what to order from menus or throwing my hands up and pleading ignorance when it comes time to choose a restaurant. But when I know what I want, I really know. I’ve known since I was eight or so that I […]

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Starting Up

By • Jul 3rd, 2008 • Category: advising, advisor, anthropology, archaeology, declaring major, General Technology, internship, Research

So…
Starting things can be difficult. I know I usually have trouble knowing just where to begin. That goes for this blog as well.
We’re supposed to track the research process as we go along, unfortunately I’m already rather far in. So, I’m going to have to make some stuff up, because I don’t quite remember just […]



Starting Up

By • Jul 3rd, 2008 • Category: advising, advisor, anthropology, archaeology, declaring major, Honors Thesis, internship, Research

So…
Starting things can be difficult. I know I usually have trouble knowing just where to begin. That goes for this blog as well.
We’re supposed to track the research process as we go along, unfortunately I’m already rather far in. So, I’m going to have to make some stuff up, because I don’t quite remember just […]



Starting Up

By • Jul 3rd, 2008 • Category: advising, advisor, anthropology, archaeology, declaring major, Honors Thesis, internship, Research

So… Starting things can be difficult. I know I usually have trouble knowing just where to begin. That goes for this blog as well. We’re supposed to track the research process as we go along, unfortunately I’m already rather far in. So, I’m going to have to make some stuff up, because I don’t quite […]

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Starting Up

By • Jul 3rd, 2008 • Category: advising, advisor, anthropology, archaeology, declaring major, Honors Thesis, internship, Research

So… Starting things can be difficult. I know I usually have trouble knowing just where to begin. That goes for this blog as well. We’re supposed to track the research process as we go along, unfortunately I’m already rather far in. So, I’m going to have to make some stuff up, because I don’t quite […]

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