A prestigious appointment will have the University of South Florida’s Associate Professor Antoinette Jackson spending a lot more time at national parks over the next couple of years. As the newly-appointed regional ethnographer for the National Park Service for the Southeast Region, Jackson is concerned with research and resource development in the region’s 66 parks […]
The month of October took heritage preservation to a new level as President Bush signed the National Heritage Areas Act of 2006. The law instructed the U.S. Secretary of the Interior to establish a commission that would oversee funding and develop a management plan for the Gullah/ Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor. The Gullah/Geechee culture, named one of […]
Looking back on the numerous accomplishments from the Fall 2006 semester through the Summer 2007 semester, it seems that Dr. Antoinette Jackson and heritage research were made for each other. Over the past months she and her students were actively involved in a seemingly endless flow of heritage research endeavors. Her passion for furthering heritage studies was undeniable, […]
- Grand Opening of “Water/Ways” and “Sulphur Springs: An Enduring Legacy” Feb 4 @ 11:30am
- USF Heritage Research Lab team begins Ethnographic Project in the US Virgin Islands Summer 2016
- Ethnographic research on St. John, USVI with Jewel Cumberbatch – What I learned!
- USF Heritage REU Summer 2016 participants talk about their fieldwork experiences and share what they learned about Anthropology
- Shermiga Emilcar, St. John Island, USVI