Press and Television Reports that Discuss Research Conducted during:

2006

May 16, 2006 – Story idea – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire Tip Sheet

May 11, 2006 – UW-Eau Claire recognized as National player in development of computational science program – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Releases

April 3, 2006 – UW-Eau Claire geography students present at annual meeting of American geographers– University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

February 3, 2006 – Earth science seminar series schedule for spring 2006 announced – University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire News Release

2005

December 8, 2005 – Photos display ‘awesome’ experience – The Spectator

December 1 , 2005 – Art – The Leader Telegram

November 26, 2005 – Gender inequity – The Leader Telegram

October 3, 2005 – Israeli town taps unusual natural resource– Jewish News

August 12, 2005 – Greenberg center director uncover the history of Jewish Spain – The Jewish Ledger

July 21, 2005 – Café News: colonial Williamsburg comes to Yavne – The Jerusalem Post

July 21, 2005 – Tel Yavne –Jewish history, future theme park – The Jerusalem Post

July 16, 2005 – Summer digs – The Leader Telegram

June 25, 2005 – Radar/ Project dives into history – The Leader Telegram

June 17, 2005 – UW-Eau Claire announces winners of student research day – The Leader Telegram

May 18, 2005 – UW-Eau Claire students and faculty member to present research at GSA meeting in Minneapolis – University of Wisconsin –Eau Claire News Release

April 27, 2005 – Thirteen UW-Eau Claire students present research at AAG meeting in Denver – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

March 24, 2005 – UW-Eau Claire students to display research at Wisconsin Capitol – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

March 2005, – Announcements – GSA Today

February 21, 2005 – Story/Photo Idea – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire Photo Ideas

February 15, 2005 – Tsunamis and earthquakes to be topic of UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association speaker series – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

February 15, 2005 – All welcome to UW-Eau Claire earth science seminar series – University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire News Release

February 2005 – Members of note – AAG Newsletter

January 23, 2005 – UW-Eau Claire earth science seminar to feature Paul Morin and the Geo Wall– University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

January 1, 2005 – Wind research – The Leader Telegram

2004

December 20, 2004 – Story idea – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire Tip Sheet

December 12, 2004 – International treasures – The Leader Telegram

Winter 2004 – Ground-penetrating surveys support archaeology dig in Nazareth– Artifax

November 23, 2004 – Geography professor to appear in upcoming NOVA program – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

November 15, 2004 – Story idea – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire Tip Sheet

November 6, 2004 – Strong winds blow – The Globe and Mail

October 25, 2004 – UW-Eau Claire students and faculty to present at Geological Society Meeting – University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire News Release

September 24, 2004 –Silent spectators – The World Herald

March 4, 2004 –Looking for logs in all the right places – The Star News

January 31, 2004 –A UW- Eau Claire geography professor is helping gain a new understanding of places mentioned in the Bible – The Leader Telegram

January 8, 2004 – Getting to the bottom if it – The Star News

January 2, 2004 – Nazareth dig – The Leader Telegram

2003

December 12, 2003 – Students hunt for lost Indian village – Leader Telegram

December 1, 2003 – UW-Eau Claire researchers work to find lost Native Village visited by Lewis and Clark – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

November 24, 2003 – UW-Eau Claire undergraduate contributed to new geological society publication – University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire News Release

November 24, 2003 – Where did Jesus bathe? Jol’s ground-penetrating surveys support archeology dig in Nazareth – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

November 3, 2003 – Capstone offers students chance to explore Lewis and Clark sites – The Spectator

October 20, 2003 – Students and faculty to present at GSA meeting in Seattle – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

October 3, 2003 – Wisconsin professor helps explore place where ‘Judaism was saved’ – Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle

September 16, 2003 –Archeologists explore Israel with pinpoint technology – WNPR News

September 11, 2003 – Student works in Israel during summer – The Spectator

September 10, 2003 – Finding history underground – WNPR News

September 7, 2003 – New technologies create “pinpoint Archaeology” –

September 3, 2003 – Harry Jol to present research findings – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

August 29, 2003 – Rediscovering the ancient city of Yavne – Connecticut Jewish Leader

August 5, 2003 – UW-Eau Claire facilty member and student help locate archaeological sites in Israel – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

2002

December 28, 2002 – Professors receive nearly $275,000 for software – Leader Telegram

December 24, 2002 – Experts rebut claim of biblical bathhouse – Associated Press

December 24, 2002 – Covering history with concrete – Al-Ahram Weekly

December 19, 2002 – UW-Eau Claire receives grant for GeoGraphix software – University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire News Release

December 18, 2002 – Student, professor find ancient bones – The Spectator

December 17, 2002 – Under Nazareth, secrets in stone – International Herald Tribute

November 1, 2002 – Harry Jol receives Erskine Fellowship – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

October 15, 2002 – Excavation project unearths treasures – Omaha World Herald

October 4, 2002 - The lively debate over the Dead Sea Scrolls – Jerusalem Post

September 9, 2002 – Discovery in the Dead Sea area men part of team that found first century human remains – La Crosse Tribune

September 6, 2002 – Wisconsin geographers help unearth controversial ancient grave in Judea – Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle

Fall 2002 – Faculty, student researchers make major archaeological find – The View

Fall 2002 – UW-Eau Claire researchers use radar to discover ancient gravesite – Opening Ideas

Fall 2002 – Qumran cemetery excavation – Israel Archaeology News Digest

August 27, 2002 – Debate rages over biblical mystery – BBC News

August 17, 2002 – Find may be Biblical figure UW-EC duo on dig in Israel – Leader Telegram

August 15, 2002 – Qumran research 2002 research season – WQOW-TV 6 pm News Broadcast (Interview)

August 13, 2002 – UW-Eau Claire Researchers make major find in Israel – University of Wisconsin News Release

August 12, 2002 – Global Warming – WQOW - TV 6 pm News Broadcast (Interview)

August 12, 2002 – Digging for the Baptist – Time Magazine

August 9, 2002– The use of GPR in archaeological digs Qumran and other – The Book and Spade Syndicated Radio program – Gordon Govier

August 2, 2002 – Skepticism greets local archaeologist’s find – The Hartford Courant

August 1, 2002 – Bones set off a Dead Sea debate, could they be the remains of sect’s leader, or John the Baptist? - MSNBC

August 1, 2002 – University archaeologist finds remains that may be the famed “Teacher of Righteousness” – University of Hartford News Release

July 26, 2002 – Search on for more scrolls – Jerusalem Post

July 26, 2002 – Zinc coffin – ancient graves found at Qumran – Associated Press

July 2002 – In search of caves and graves in Israel – EKKO Update

July 2002 - Ancient grave near Dead Sea discovered - USA TODAY Health & Science

May 14, 2002 – ‘Return to the Cave Letters’ wins national award – University of Wisconsin News Release

May 13, 2002 - Le mystere du tresor de Rennes-le-Chateau - La Depeche

May 3, 2002 – The results of the Dead Sea Scrolls excavation Qumran 2001 –

April 26, 2002 - Fouilles: un dossier est en cours de constitution - La Depeche

April 12, 2002 – Geography professor conducts GPR investigation at historic village in southern France - University of Wisconsin News Release

March 6, 2002 – Rennes-le-Chateau research – France TV1 News Broadcast

March 6, 2002 – Rennes-le-Chateau research – numerous French radio programs

March 5, 2002 - Rennes-le-Chateau” des tresors caches sous l’eglise? - La Depeche

March 5, 2002 – Rennes-le-Chateau research – France TV3 News Broadcast

March 4, 2002 – Rennes-le-Chateau research – France TV2 News Broadcast

February 13, 2002 - Wisconsin premiere of Return to the Cave of Letters – UWEC Forum

February 8, 2002 - Film chronicles cave exploration – Leader Telegram

February 7, 2002 - Return to the Cave of Letters film to screen Feb. 13 at UWEC – University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire News Release

2001

December 2001/January 2002 – Woods Hole Field Center Visitors – USGS Staff and Center News

November 1, 2001 – Digging for adventure professor, student use geographical expertise in overseas expedition – The Spectator

October 28, 2001 – Qumran and Cave of Letters research – WEAU - TV News Broadcast (Interview)

October 28, 2001 – Diggers intrigued by finds of Dead Sea burial sites – Leader Telegram

October 12, 2001 – Qumran nails and fruit-pits sharpen settlement debate – Ha’aretz

October 4, 2001 – Students study Hawaii – The Spectator

Sept. 8, 2001– Bethsaida, Qumran yield more artifacts; 15 th season of excavation continues – Omaha World Herald

September/October 2001 – Scales of changes predicting erosion at the ocean’s sedimentary edge – Erosion Control

September/October 2001– Predicting erosion at the Ocean’s sedimentary edge – Erosion Control

Aug. 29, 2001– Team of Researchers from CSULB Makes Discovery Near Site of Dead Sea Scrolls – CSU Newsline

August 6, 2001 – Bones of Contention – Science

July 27, 2001 – Mausoleum found near Dead Sea Scrolls site – The Vancouver Sun

July 27, 2001 – Rich burial site discovered – Calgary Herald

July 26, 2001 – Ancient grave near Dead Sea discovered – USA Today

Summer 2001 – The Cave of Letters yields new secrets – Biblical Archaeology Review

Feb. 28, 2001– Mixture’s job: break rocks in a hard place – Lincoln Journal Star

Jan/Feb 2001–Return to the Cave of Letters –Biblical Archaeology Review

2000

Winter 2000 – Research project takes geographer on journey back to biblical times – The View

Nov 30, 2000– Technology helps explorers study biblical cave – Leader Telegram

November 30, 2000 – Making history professor joins expedition to biblical place of refuge – Leader Telegram

October 30, 2000 – Dead Sea cave site of artifact dig – The Spectator

October 12, 2000 – UW-Eau Claire professor, student participate in Israeli archeological dig – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

September-Oct. 2000– Temple treasures in the Cave of Letters –ERETZ

September 2000– Touching history – Lincoln Journal

Fall 2000– Harry Jol at the Cave of Letters: GPR leads to new discoveries – Cornerstone

July 10, 2000 – Geography research done in Canada – Summer Times

July 2000– Geography research done in Canada – Summer Times

May 2000– UW- Eau Claire geographers to attend GPR conference – University Wisconsin Eau Claire News Release

1999

November 12, 1999 – Scroll links treasures to temple in Jerusalem – Omaha World-Herald

October 7, 1999 – Giving for the benefit of learning – The Spectator

September 24, 1999 – UNO administrators find rare coins in the Cave of Letters – The Gateway

September 24, 1999 – Ayres associate donates equipment to UW-Eau Claire – University Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

September 13, 1999 – Digging up the past – The Spectator

September 2, 1999 – UW-Eau Claire professor participates in research project in Israel – University Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

Fall 1999– Cave men – Uno Alum

August 14, 1999 – Nebraska scholars hope to unearth more secrets – Lincoln Journal Star

August. 4, 1999– Promising Finds in Cave of Letters – Lincoln Journal Star

July 29, 1999 – Promising finds in Cave of Letters – Lincoln Journal Star

July 26, 1999 – Chancellor Mash’s thoughts on first year here – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire Summer Times

July 13, 1999– Expanding Horizons – The summer times

July 5, 1999– UW- Eau Claire students, faculty honored for web site designs–Leader Telegram

July 3, 1999 – Exploring ancient treasures – Omaha World-Herald

July 1, 1999 – Professor receives award nomination – Leader Telegram

June 21, 1999 – Jol gets nomination for professor of Year – University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Summer Times

June 14, 1999 – Jol heads to coast to continue research – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire Summer Times

June 5, 1999 – UW- Eau Claire students, faculty honored for web site designs – Leader Telegram

April 4, 1999 – Nebraska scholars hope to unearth more secrets – Lincoln Journal Star

April 4, 1999 – Ancient secrets in dangerous place – Lincoln Journal Star

March 8, 1999 – Research increase undergrad collaboration projects rise – The Spectator  

March 6, 1999 – Undergraduate research praised as teaching tool – Leader Telegram

March 1, 1999 – UW-Eau Claire students to present research to board of regents March 5 – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire News Release

1998

September 3, 1998 – Undergrads receive valuable experience – The Spectator

Fall 1998 – A tool of the trade: ground penetrating radar system advances collaborative research in geography – University of Wisconsin- Eau ClaireCornerstone

Fall 1998 – Geography students take research on the road – The View

Fall 1998– A tool of the Trade: Ground Penetrating Radar System Advances Collaborative Research in Geography – Cornerstone

Fall 1998– At Ocean’s Edge: coastal change in Southwest Washington – Annual Report of contributors (front cover)

Fall 1998– Geography students take research on the road – UWEC View

July 1998– Scientist will discuss research on tsunamis –The Chinook Observer

July 13, 1998 – Expanding horizons – University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Summer Times

June 1998 – Students set up research equipment – Leader Telegram

May 11, 1998 – Travel enhances learning for professors, students – The Spectator

Spring 1998– Standing on firmer ground – Campus News

Jan. 29, 1998– New geography software helps students –The Spectator

1997

September 8, 1997 –Differential tuition put to use this summer – The Spectator

August 1, 1997 – Keeping coastal erosion at bay – The Daily Astorian

August 1, 1997– Caution: scientists at work – Daily Astorian

Fall 1997 – Hands on learning – University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire Cornerstone

Fall 1997 – That was a year, that was…– Foundations News

April 9, 1997 – Creative geological outlet – Times

Feb. 1997– Scientific study aims to help communities manage coastal erosion problems – Southwest Washington Coastal Erosion Study

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