International Archaeology Weekend at the Bowers Museum: Exploring our Past with Archaeology
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA-Orange County Society, American Research Center in Egypt-Orange County Chapter, American Schools of Oriental Research, Bowers Museum, and Mission Viejo Library.
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 12:30pm to Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 5:00pm

Location:
Bowers Museum
2002 N Main St
Santa Ana, CA 92706
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
nad
lecture
education
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

October 17, 2015, Saturday, International Archaeology Day in collaboration with ASOR, ARCE, the Mission Viejo Library and Bowers Museum.  Arrive early to view the exhibitions, have lunch in Tangata Restaurant which opens at 11 a.m., or visit activities at the Kidseum next door.  

“Exploring our Past with Archaeology”, begins at 12:30 in the Norma Kershaw Auditorium of the Bowers Museum. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Ruth Denault

Location

The Blackfriary Community Heritage and Archaeology Project – a new model for site preservation and community engagement in heritage
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Sunday, April 3, 2016 - 2:00pm

Location:
Concordia University
Irvine, CA 92612
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 

Renner Lecture Read more »

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Name: 
AIA Lecture Program

Location

Islamic State and Palmyra
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 2:00pm

Location:
Concordia University
Irvine, CA 92612
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
nad
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 
Contact Information
Name: 
AIA Lecture Program

Location

Prehispanic Pueblo Societies: The Big Picture from the Village Ecodyamics Project
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by National Academy of Sciences
Start Date: 
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 7:00pm

Location:
Beckman Center
100 Academy
Irvine, CA 92617
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Part of the NAS Distinctive Voices series, this lecture is by Tim Koher, Regents Professor of Anthropology at Washington State University.  In it he will frame recent VEP modeling and empirical research on the central Mesa Verde and northern Rio Grande regions within a much larger picture of population growth reconstructed from osteological remains and movement reconstructed from tree-ring dates for the entire upland Southwest.

Tickets are free but limited - online reservations are required.

This lecture is co-sponsored by the AIA Orange County Society. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Susan Marty

Location

Cairo Museum Inventory Project
Start Date: 
Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 1:30pm

Location:
Bowers Museum
2002 North Main Street
Santa Ana, CA
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
education
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Lecturer: Janice Kamrin, Ph.D, Associate Curator of the Egyptian Galleries, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Ruth E. DeNault

Location

China's Lost Civilization: The Mystery of Sanxingdu
Start Date: 
Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 2:00pm

Location:
Department of History, University of California San Diego,
San Diego, CA
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
exhibition
education
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Suzanne Cahill, Ph.D. Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Ruth E. DeNault

Location

"An Update on Archaeology in Syria" by Dr. Andrew Vaughn
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by AIA-Orange County Society
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 1:01pm

Location:
Mission Viejo Library
100 Civic Center
Mission Viejo, CA 92688
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
nad
lecture
exhibition
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Dr. Andrew Vaughm, Director of the School of Oriental Research in Boston will speak on "An Update on Archaeology in Syria; Safeguarding artifacts during times of conflict" at 1:p.m. Saturday, October 18that the Mission Viejo  Library, 100 Civic Center, ission Viejo , Ca.    

An archaeological exhibition has been installed at the library and will remain for the following month.  Refreshments will be served,  and the public is invited to attend at no charge for this observation of International Archaeology Day.  Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Ruth DeNault, President AIA-Orange County
Telephone: 
949-888-5200

Location

International Archaeology Day & Opening Day Distinguished Lecture
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Bowers Museum
Start Date: 
Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Location:
Bowers Museum
2002 N. Main Street
Santa Ana , CA 92706
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
nad
lecture
workshop
exhibition
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

MUSEUM ADMISSION 10 AM - 4 PM
LECTURE 1:30 PM –2:30 PM | ART WORKSHOP 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Kershaw Auditorium & John M. Lee Court

INTERNATIONAL ARCHAEOLOGY DAY
& OPENING DAY DISTINGUISHED LECTURE

China's Lost Civilization: The Mystery of Sanxingdui Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Bowers Education Department
Telephone: 
714.567.3677

Location

Modeling and Empirical Research Shed Light on the Entwined Histories of Climate, Production, Population, Hierarchy, and Violence in the northern Southwest, AD 600-1600
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 2:00pm

Location:
DeNault Auditorium, Concordia University
Irvine, CA
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no
Lecturer: 

An overview of recent research from the Village Ecodynamics Project, some of it published very recently, some still in press Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Ruth E. DeNault

Location

Hammers, Axes, Bulls, and Blood: Practical Aspects of Roman Animal Sacrifice
Sponsoring Institution/Organization: 
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America
Start Date: 
Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 2:00pm

Location:
DeNault Auditorium, Concordia University, Irvine
, CA
United States

Event Type (you may select more than one): 
nad
lecture
CFP
Call for Papers: 
no

Joukowsky Lecture Read more »

Contact Information
Name: 
Ruth E. DeNault

Location

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