Lecture Today: "The Wonderful Things of Punt: Excavations at a Pharaonic Harbor on the Red Sea"
October 12, 2011
Kathryn A. Bard is Professor of Archaeology at Boston University. She edited The Encyclopiada of the Archaeology of Ancient Egypt (1999). She is a recipient of the National Geographic Society’s Chairman’s Award for Exploration in 1998, as well as an Elected Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, in 2010.
The University Lecture at Boston University was established in 1950 to honor members of the faculty engaged in outstanding research. It provides an opportunity for all members of the University community - as well as the general public - to meet a distinguished scholar discussing a topic of recognized excellence.
The 2014 BP Award goes to the California Archaeological Site Stewardship Program for its grassroots efforts to train local communities in the preservation of archaeological sites.
The Chicago Hyatt Regency Hotel has graciously extended the discounted AM room rate until December 17, 2013!
Help support the Site Preservation Program while ringing in the New Year with the 2014 AIA Calendar.