LAARC VIP10: Volunteer Profile – KaterinaJanuary 24, 2012 Archaeology in Action, LAARC VIP, Volunteer Profile, Volunteers
1) When did you join the volunteer programme and why?
I first joined the VIP9 project because I was interested in learning about London archaeology
2) What was your most memorable day whilst volunteering?
No particular day, I enjoyed them all.
3) What was your favourite object you discovered whilst volunteering?
Part of a decorated glass fragment
4) What’s your favourite part of the museum?
The modern galleries
5) Upper galleries of lower?
6) Favourite year in London’s history?
1666 – London’s Great Fire
7) Favourite Londoner?
Munira Mirza, the Mayor’s director of arts and culture policy. I read about her at an article and I was impressed by the exciting events programme she’s planning about London’s history.
8) Mortimer Wheeler or Indiana Jones
9) If you could dig anywhere in the world where would you excavate?
The Ancient Agora, Athens
10) What’s next for you after this project?
Hopefully I will find a job in an education department of a London museum