Petra Elfström is a writer and student at Hamilton College and is studying Archaeology, Creative Writing, and Environmental Studies. At Hamilton she is a Research Assistant with the Archaeology Department and a CLASS Fellow with the Digital Humanities Initiative (DHi). Working with the DHi and the Slocan Narrows Archaeological Project she is part of a team in the process of creating an educational film about the Slocan Narrows site. She spends her free time traveling the world, writing, working on archaeological digs, or at home in East Haddam, Connecticut. Her role with the MBDP is to keep the public informed about how the project is processing and working with the press to spread the word and gain support for our cause.