Encounter Research, "The Covenant of Salt: How research and passion led to historical discoveries about Jamaica’s salt industry"

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

WSU Vancouver alumna Alyssa Sperry will discuss her groundbreaking thesis research on the history of salt production in Jamaica, including how this research led to her current works as a graduate student in International Studies at the University of Oregon. Sperry’s paper won the 2018 Library Research Excellence Award, and has also resulted in conference presentations and academic publications.

For more information, contact Sam Lohmann at 360-546-9682 or sam.lohmann@wsu.edu.


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