Spring Break: Medicinal Plants of Antiquity
DESCRIPTION: This project focuses on exploring ancient documentation, identifying plants, comparing plant representations in old books and herbarium specimens, compiling databases, cataloguing books and other material related to medicinal plants of antiquity”. This internship aims to recover ancient knowledge of medicinal plants for the future.
QUALIFICATIONS: From botany to classical languages, including botanical illustration, library science, biology, history, geography and anthropology.
LEARNING OBJECTIVES: The intern will learn about medicinal plants and hone their skills in researching old literature.
TIMETABLE: Spring Break
AWARD PACKAGE: None
Project Contact Name: Alain Touwaide