JRI to Expand its Training Classes

JRI to Offer More Training Classes. JRI will be now offering two additional training courses that have been approved by the New Mexico Historic Preservation Division for one hour-per hour workshop continuing education credit for permit renewals. Starting this fall, we will be offering a one-day training course in the Native American Graves Protection Repatriation […]

JRI To Launch Zoom Program

I would like to take this opportunity to invite you to join Jornada Research Institute. I hope you have been enjoying the periodic updates that I share with our membership and also our Newsletters. We are about to initiate on-line lectures through Zoom. We will be limited to a maxium of 100 participants. Therefore, we […]

“A Call to Archaeologists” Research Project

A post from Joan Price Joan Price, JRI Research Associate I have been looking for an archaeologist who went to the classroom of Elisa Martinez Barton, a native El Pasoan and art teacher now retired from Zach White school district in southwest El Paso. Mrs. Barton recalled an “archaeologist in a uniform around the middle 1990’s” who taught her students […]

Three Rivers Petroglyph Coloring Book

The Research Associates at JRI are incredibly creative in the ways in which they communicate their work. Margaret Berrier, who excels as a rock art researcher, has designed a wonderful coloring book for all ages for the Three Rivers Petroglyph site in southern New Mexico. The coloring book can be downloaded for free as a […]

Deni Seymour: New, Recent and Upcoming Research Publications

New 2-year project in El Paso, Las Cruces Area Ethnohistoric and Ethnographic Study of El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro NHT Along U.S.- Mexican Border with UTEP History department and Chamizal National Memorial/National Park Service. She will be conducting video interviews with Natives and Native communities between Dona Ana and Fabens to develop information related […]

Upcoming Rock Art Presentation by Margaret Berrier

On Sunday, February 16th, Margaret Berrier will be giving a presentation entitled  Ceremonial Depictions of Bighorn Sheep Anthropomorphs. Her presentation will be at Casa De Suenos, 35 St Francis Dr. Her talk will begin at 6:30. The Jornada Mogollon region is known for its rich body of rock art. Researchers have suggested that elements such as […]