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Colten presents to international workshop in Brazil

Professor Craig Colten traveled to Florianopolis, Brazil during the Thanksgiving break to address the Third International Workshop on Environmental History. He discussed his research on community resilience to a group of scholars from Brazil, Columbia, Argentina, Portugal, and the U.S.

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LSU students explore historical Avery Island, La.

LSU students visited the Avery Island Salt Mine Valley, Marsh House Slave Quarters, The Laboratory, Marsh Sugar House, the Jungle Gardens, and current Tabasco sauce factory. The trip was supervised by Dr. David Palmer, archaeologist at the University of Louisiana-Lafayette, and Shane Bernard, McIlhenny Company historian and curator of the Avery Island archives.

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