Building covered in overgrowth, Angkor

The Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World congratulates the three winners of this year's Joukowsky Award for Student Research:

Understanding the Role of Climate in the Decline of Angkor
by Sierra Bornheim

A Tale of Two Maladies: The Burden of Helminth Infections in the Era of the Antonine Plague
by Orly Richter

Using Experimental Archaeology to Replicate Han Purple
by Selena Yuan

The Joukowsky Award for Student Research, formerly the Archaeology Paper Prize Competition, is a competition to recognize undergraduate students who have shown great accomplishment in the study of archaeology through their writing and research in the current academic year. All winning entries, past and present, can be viewed on our website's Publications page.