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Alumna conducting field school on Marcellus Shale research

Alumna Amanda Poole, AU Class of 1997, assistant professor anthropology at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, writes that she is currently developing and conducting a field school for graduate and undergraduate students to perform qualitative research on the impacts of Marcellus Shale. “This field school is the first of its kind to be held in our region, and offers a chance to deepen community and university ties through engaged participatory research on a pressing public issue – the social impacts of changing energy regimes.” If you are interested, you can reach Amanda at: