International Archaeology Day at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Sponsored by The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

AIA Society Event: Central Indiana

Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

Location:
The Children's Museum of Indianapolis
3000 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208
United States

Join the Central Indiana Society and The Children's Museum of Indianapolis on October 19 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for fun and educational archaeological activities. This event highlights the museum's archaeological exhibit, National Geographic Treasures of the Earth. Guest archaeologists from Indiana University, Purdue University and IUPUI will facilitate hands-on archaeology activities for children and families. Special guest, IU Professor Charles Beeker, will give presentations for the public about his research and the discovery of Captain Kidd’s ship, wrecked off the coast of the Dominican Republic. Museum hours are 10 a.m. – 5 p.m and this event is free with museum admission.

Website: http://www.childrensmuseum.org

Contact:
Margaretha Kramer
mk22@indiana.edu
812-8562439

Tutankhamun: The Life and Death of a God King

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Valparaiso

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 8:00pm

Location:
Valparaiso University, Ballroom C, Harre Student Union
1509 Chapel Drive
Valparaiso, IN 46383
United States

Lecturer: Lanny Bell

Abstract: Tutankhamun: The Life and Death of a God King

Kershaw Lecture

Contact:
Mark Farmer
mark.farmer@valpo.edu
219-464-5097

The Romance of Archaeology - NOT!: The University of Pennsylvania Museum's Theban Tomb Project

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Central Indiana

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 8:00pm

Location:
Indiana University at Bloomington, Lindley Hall 102
107 S. Indiana Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47405
United States

Lecturer: Lanny Bell

Abstract: The Romance of Archaeology—NOT!: The University of Pennsylvania Museum’s Theban Tomb Project

Kershaw Lecture

Contact:
Margaretha Kramer
mk22@indiana.edu

TBA

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Valparaiso

Monday, November 18, 2013 - 8:00pm

Location:
Valparaiso University, Ballroom C, Harre Student Union
1509 Chapel Drive
Valparaiso, IN 46383
United States

Lecturer: Shannan Stewart

Ingholt Lecture

Contact:
Mark Farmer
mark.farmer@valpo.edu
219-464-5097

The Wardrobe Malfunction That Shook The World: Nudity, the Olympics, and Greek Self-Fashioning

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Central Indiana

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 8:00pm

Location:
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Lecture Hall, Room 103
325 University Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46202
United States

Lecturer: Andrew Stewart

Abstract: The Wardrobe Malfunction That Shook The World: Nudity, the Olympics, and Greek Self-Fashioning

Norton Lecture

Contact:
Margaretha Kramer
mk22@indiana.edu

CANCELLED - The Tektaş Burnu Shipwreck: Shedding New Light on Classical Ionia

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Valparaiso

Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 8:00pm

Location:
Valparaiso University, Ballroom C, Harre Student Union
1509 Chapel Drive
Valparaiso, IN 46383
United States

Lecturer: Deborah Carlson

Abstract: The Tektaş Burnu Shipwreck: Shedding New Light on Classical Ionia

Please note that this lecture has been CANCELLED due to weather conditions.  Please check back for teh rescheduled date.

Contact:
Mark Farmer
mark.farmer@valpo.edu
219-464-5097

Perceptions of Prophecy: Images of Divination in Etruscan, Greek and Roman Art

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Central Indiana

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 8:00pm

Location:
Indiana University, Bloomington, Fine Arts 102
107 S Indiana Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47405
United States

Lecturer: Nancy de Grummond

Abstract: Perceptions of Prophecy: Images of Divination in Etruscan, Greek and Roman Art

Contact:
Margaretha Kramer
mk22@indiana.edu

Understanding Bodiam Castle

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Central Indiana

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 8:00pm

Location:
DePauw University, Olin Auditorium
313 S Locust St.
Greencastle, IN 46135
United States

Lecturer: Matthew Johnson

Abstract: Understanding Bodiam Castle

Lottery Lecture

Contact:
Margaretha Kramer
mk22@indiana.edu

National Archaeology Day at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Sponsored by Children's Museum of Indianapolis

AIA Society Event: Central Indiana

Saturday, October 20, 2012 - 10:00am - 3:00pm

Location:
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
3000 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208
United States

Join the Central Indiana Society at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis on October 20 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm for fun and educational archaeological activities. This event highlights the museum's archaeological exhibits and a special lecture by Prof. Charlie Beeker on underwater archaeology. Guest archaeologists from Indiana University, Purdue University, and DePauw University will give mini-lectures and sponsor hands-on activities for kids. This event is free with admission to the museum.

Website: http://www.childrensmuseum.org/

Contact:
Rebecca Schindler
rschindler@depauw.edu
7653260158

The End of Ancient Athens: The Archaeology and History of the Athenian Twilight

Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America

AIA Society Event: Central Indiana

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 8:00pm

Location:
IUPUI
Indianapolis, IN
United States

Lecturer: Michael H. Laughy, Jr.

Abstract: The End of Ancient Athens: The Archaeology and History of the Athenian Twilight

Thompson Lecture

Contact:
Rebecca Schindler
rschindler@depauw.edu

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