To Icelandair, thank you for the nonstop flights from Denver to Reykjavik! The last time I flew to Reykjavik (from Phoenix) I had to fly through JFK Airport in NYC with an 8-hour layover, so having a nonstop flight to Iceland makes easing into the physical and emotional rigors of fieldwork much easier. And here is… Read More


Welcome to my fieldwork blog! My name is Colleen, and I am a Postdoc at the National Snow and Ice Data Center (also referred to by the “insiders” as NSIDC, welcome to the club!). I graduated from Arizona State University last August with my PhD in Anthropology with a focus on Archaeology (commence the jokes… Read More