Four Experts Speak: Current Topics in Archaeology Around the World

FOUR EXPERTS SPEAK: Current Topics in Archaeology Around the World

Sponsored by ARCE and the AIA

 

10 AM - 12:30 PM: Visit the museum, see children performing an "archaeological dig" in the Kidseum, shop in the gallery store, and enjoy lunch at Tangata!

12:30 PM - 4 PM | Kershaw Auditorium

12:45 PM - 1:30 PM: Archaeology In Peril by Andrew Vaugh, PhD, ASOR

A dramatic lecture illustrating the current situation as ISIL wreaks havoc on the sites and artifacts of our heritage in Syria, Iraq and Yemen

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM: Egypt's New Kingdom and Nubia by W. Benson Harer, MD, ARCE

Fascinating new discoveries of mummies in the Sudan and the gripping events as Egypt seeks control of the gold and riches of Nubia

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM: BREAK

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM: The Future of the Past by Thomas E. Levy, PhD, UCSD

Balloon photography in Israel and Palestine and an up-to-date report of significant excavations in Jordan, Israel, and Cyprus

Delphi, Greece and Cyber Archaeology by UCSD Graduate Student, Brady Liss

UCSD graduate student Brady Liss shares an exciting field experience and shows how the latest scientific tools are used onsite

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM: Questions from the Audience

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM: Enjoy a complimentary wine and cheese reception in the Huang Garden

 

Location: Kershaw Auditorium | Huang Garden

Price: $50 Non-Members | *VIP Day One Lectures ONLY

           $25 Members | *VIP Day One Lectures ONLY (this includes ARCE, AIA, and ASOR members)

*VIP tickets include seating in first three rows

$25 Non-Members | Day One Lectures ONLY

$15 Members | Day One Lectures ONLY (this includes ARCE, AIA, and ASOR members)

PURCHASE TICKETS

 

Tickets: Online or onsite; Questions? E-mail: programs@bowers.org or call 714.567.3677

Tickets are non-refundable. Members of the Bowers, ARCE, AIA, and ASOR may ONLY purchase tickets by phone or onsite. 

Proceeds benefit Bowers Museum education programs.

Event details

October 17, 2015 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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