EJF in the News


February 2017Foundation, museum to host annual archaeology day
December 2016Foundation to hold event commemorating historical anniversary
November 2016Western NC Magazine: Journey Through Time
July 2016Field Day educates public about archaeological site
June 2016Students experience Native American life through summer program
March 2016Archaeologist reports on Joara, Fort San Juan, to Spanish Embassy
October 2015Exploring Joara Foundation artifact exhibit planned
September 2015Touring Joara event to raise funds for archaeology projects
May 2015Festival to celebrate 500 years of pottery, raise funds for Joara Foundation
January 2015Archaeology Day: event to dig up fun activities for families
January 2014 – Discover Magazine: Top 100 stories of 2013: #29 Lost Spanish Fort Finally Revealed
December 2013 – Our State Magazine: A City, Beneath
September 2013UNC Chapel Hill College of Arts & Science: Exploring Joara: Excavating the past, shaping the future in western N.C.
September 2013National Science Foundation: NSF Science Now: Episode 15
July 2013New York Times: Fort Tells of Spain’s Early Ambitions
July 2013Charlotte Observer: Spanish fort discovered in Morganton
May 2012 – Morganton News-Herald: Exploring Joara Breaks Ground on Museum

May 2012 – Charlotte Observer: Catawba Meadows Interpretive Center

October 2011 – Birth of a Colony: North Carolina
UNC-TV highlighted the Berry site in a recent documentary.  Dr. David Moore tspoke about Fort San Juan and the Spanish colonization efforts in North Carolina.

June 2011 – Morganton News-Herald: Field Day at the Berry site

October 2010 – Joara and Fort San Juan: Colonialism and Household Practice at the Berry Site, North Carolina

October 2010 – Morganton News-Herald: Catawba Meadows Interpretive Center

June 2010 – The Joara Daylily

June 2010 – Our State article

Spring 2010 – Daughters of the American Revolution Award Medal

September 2009 – Morganton News-Herald: Exploring Joara Foundation opens the Wall Center for Public Archaeology

July/August 2009 – Archaeology magazine article on the Berry site

June 2009 – Charlotte Observer: the Berry site

Spring 2008 – American Archaeology: Contact & Conflict

February 2008 – Raleigh News & Observer

January 2008 – UNC-TV Exploring North Carolina premiere: The First Lost Colony