AIA Society: Santa Cruz

Society Contact:
Charles Hedrick
hedrick@ucsc.edu
(831) 459-2727

Society in formation

The End of Egypt's Pyramid Age from Space

Sponsored by The National Academy of Science

AIA Society Event: Orange County

Thursday, March 17, 2011 - 7:00pm

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

Lecturer: Sarah Parcak

Abstract: The End of Egypt's Pyramid Age from Space

How Houses Build People: Exploring the Mudbrick Architecture of Catalhoyuk, Turkey

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Stanford

Friday, December 3, 2010 - 8:00pm

Location:
Meyer Library, Meyer Forum 124
Stanford University Campus
Stanford, CA
United States

Serena Love, a PH.D. candidate at Standord University, will deliver a lecture discussing the mudbrick architecture of the famous site of Catalhoyuk, Turkey. A reception will follow the conclusion of the lecture.

Imaging the Antikithera Mechanism

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Stanford

Friday, November 5, 2010 - 8:00pm

Location:
Meyer Library, Meyer Forum 124
Stanford University Campus
Stanford, CA
United States

Dr. Tom Malzbender, senior research scientist at HP Laboratories, will deliver a lecture entitled "Imaging the Antikithera Mechanism." A reception will follow the conclusion of the lecture.

Olmec Symposium: Colossal Masterworks of Ancient Mexico

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Orange County

Saturday, October 23, 2010 - 9:15am - 5:00pm

Location:
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Bing Auditorium
5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036
United States

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Orange County AIA Society, and the New World Archaeology Council of the AIA is proud to sponsor a panel discussion and symposium covering the colossal masterpieces of the ancient Olmec civilization. The panel discussion, entitled "The Cascajal Block and Other Evidence of Early Writing in the New World," will be held on October 22, 2010 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The Olmec Symposium will be on October 23, 2010 from 9:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. Preregistration may be required. For further information please go to http://www.olmecsymposium.info/. Both events will be held in the Bing Auditorium at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

Investigating the Bronze Hoard at Vani

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Los Angeles County

Thursday, October 7, 2010 - 6:30pm

Location:

Los Angeles, CA
United States

Dr. David Saunders, Getty Villa, will deliver a lecture entitled "Investigating the Bronze Hoard at Vani." Appetizers and drinks will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the lecture beginning at 7:15 p.m. Dinner to follow lecture. Please RSVP to Deana Hight at deanahight@sbcglobal.net.

The Cascajal Block and Other Evidence of Early Writing in the New World

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Orange County

Friday, October 22, 2010 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Location:
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Bing Auditorium
5905 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036
United States

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Orange County AIA Society, and the New World Archaeology Council of the AIA is proud to sponsor a panel discussion and symposium covering the colossal masterpieces of the ancient Olmec civilization. The panel discussion, entitled "The Cascajal Block and Other Evidence of Early Writing in the New World," will be held on October 22, 2010 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The Olmec Symposium will be on October 23, 2010 from 9:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. Preregistration may be required. For further information please go to http://www.olmecsymposium.info/. Both events will be held in the Bing Auditorium at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

Documentation, Drawings, and Reconstruction of the Ancient City of Aphrodisias, Turkey

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Orange County

Sunday, September 26, 2010 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Location:
DeNault Auditorium at Concordia University
1530 Concordia
Irvine, CA 92612
United States

Architect Harry Mark will deliver a lecture entitled "Documentaion, Drawings, and Reconstruction of the Ancient City of Aphrodisias, Turkey," in which he will discuss how he and his team of graduate students have drawn and reconstructed this ancient site. The lecture will take place in the DeNault Auditorium at Concordia University.

The Looting of the Iraq Museum: A Loss of a Nation's Memory

AIA Society Event: Stanford

Friday, October 1, 2010 - 8:00pm

Location:
Stanford University, Meyer Forum 124. Meyer Library (NE Corner Downstairs)
Stanford, CA
United States

Lecturer: Donny George

Abstract: The Looting of the Iraq Museum: A Loss of a Nation's Memory

Kershaw Lecture

Reception following lecture.

Etruscan Votive Objects and their Archaeological Context: A Look at Ritual Practice

AIA Society Event: Orange County

Sunday, November 14, 2010 - 2:00pm

Location:
Concordia University
Irvine, CA
United States

Lecturer: Helen (Ili) Nagy

Abstract: Etruscan Votive Objects and their Archaeological Context: A Look at Ritual Practice

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