Hitting Pay Dirt in the Black Desert: Latest Results from Late Neolithic Jordan
Start Date: 
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 7:30pm

Location:
Olin Hall 157, Whitman College
Walla Walla, WA 99362
United States

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lecture
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Gary Rollefson is a Professor Emeritus of the Department of Anthropology at Whitman College. He received his degrees from the University of California at Berkeley, and the University of Arizona at Tucson (M.A. and Ph.D.), and his areas of specialization are paleolithic and neolithic stone tools, prehistoric religion and social organization, and paleoclimate and its effect on social development. He has conducted fieldwork in Jordan, Saudi Arabia, and Israel, and his main publications include "Prehistoric Archaeology in the Deserts of Jordan" (2009, American Center of Oriental Research). Read more »

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Sarah Davies

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Ancient and Modern Scars of War: The Crossroads-City of Hatra (Iraq)
Start Date: 
Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 7:30pm

Location:
Olin Hall 157, Whitman College
Walla Walla, WA 99362
United States

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lecture
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no

Sarah Davies is an Assistant Professor in the Department of History at Whitman College. Her research and teaching interests include ancient receptions and international relations, in the Hellenistic period, in Republican and Augustan Rome, and with respect to Punic and Roman North Africa. Her current book project examines the rise of Rome as an interstate power, in the context of the destruction of Carthage and Corinth in 146 BCE. Read more »

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Sarah Davies

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Archaeology of the Confederate Submarine H. L. Hunley
Start Date: 
Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 7:30pm

Location:
Olin Hall 157, Whitman College
Walla Walla, WA 99362
United States

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lecture
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no

Robert Neyland is the Head of the Underwater Archaeology Branch of the U.S. Navy's Naval History and Heritage Command. He holds his degrees from Texas A&M University, and his areas of specialization are underwater archaeology, naval archaeology, and historical archaeology. His extensive fieldwork includes serving as Director of the recovery operations for the Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley, of the excavation of John Paul Jones' birthplace, and of the survey and excavation of the War of 1812 ship U.S.S. Scorpion. Read more »

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Sarah Davies

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Stories of Stuff - from Pompeii
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 7:30pm

Location:
Olin Hall 157, Whitman College (Olin Hall is on East Isaacs Avenue)
345 Boyer Avenue
Walla Walla, WA 99362
United States

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lecture
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no

Joukowsky Lecture Read more »

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AIA Lecture Program

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Early Mediterranean Sea-Farers: Neanderthals, Pygmy Hippo Hunters—Myth or Reality?
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Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 7:30pm

Location:
Olin Hall 157, Whitman College (Olin Hall is on East Isaacs Avenue)
345 Boyer Avenue
Walla Walla, WA 99362
United States

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lecture
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no
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Cesnola Lecture Read more »

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Walla Walla's Chinatown: A Walking Tour
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA Walla Walla Chapter and the Fort Walla Walla Museum
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 10:00am
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 1:00pm

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Walla Walla, WA 99362
United States

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nad
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AIA Walla Walla & the Fort Walla Walla Museum (FWWM) will be collaborating to host our first celebration of International Archaeology Day. Ashley Morton of FWWM will be leading us on a walking tour of Walla Walla's Chinatown. Two tour times will be offered: 10-11am and 1-2pm.  Read more »

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Sarah Davies

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The Marzamemi “Church Wreck” in the Shrinking World of the Late Antique Mediterranean
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 7:30pm

Location:
Whitman College
Walla Walla, WA
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
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no
Contact Information
Name: 
Gary Rollefson
Telephone: 
509-527-4938

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Women, Children and Families in the Military Communities of the Western Roman Empire
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 7:30pm

Location:
Whitman College
Walla Walla, WA
United States

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lecture
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no

Oliver Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
Gary Rollefson
Telephone: 
509-527-4938

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Genghis Khan and the Mongol Empire
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 7:30pm

Location:
Olin Hall, Room 157, Whitman College
814 E. Isaacs Ave
Walla Walla, WA 99362
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
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Call for Papers: 
no
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Contact Information
Name: 
Gary Rollefson
Telephone: 
509-527-4938

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Pont-du-Gard: Roman Aqueduct Engineering
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 7:30pm

Location:
Olin Hall, Room 157, Whitman College
814 E. Isaacs Ave
Walla Walla, WA 99362
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 
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Name: 
Gary Rollefson
Telephone: 
509-527-4938

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