Student guest post: Emily W. on surviving field school

Here is a guest post from Emily, a student with the 2017 OU Field School.


Emily’s Guide to Surviving Your First Week of Field School

  1. Buy some quality tent stakes

    Emily W. in the field
  2. Don’t stop drinking water
  3. Seriously, don’t.
  4. Pants are your friend, not shorts.
  5. Don’t lose your hat (like me)
  6. Learn everyone’s name ASAP.
  7. Dig dogs are the best thing ever
  8. Lick the bones.
  9. When in doubt, bag it.
  10. Don’t use sarcasm after 4pm.

Follow these helpful tips to avoid being maimed by your professor or something in the woods. Also, don’t actually lick anything you shouldn’t.