It is with great sadness but even greater adoration that we acknowledge the passing of our dear friend Esther Grushkin. Her obituary is below. Donations in her honor may be made to the Visiting Nurse Service, S.I. or Magen David Adom (equivalent of the Israeli Red Cross). OBITUARY ESTHER GRUSHKIN, PH. D. Esther Grushkin, […]
Stevens Institute of Technology will host a one-day symposium on 7 November entitled “Hellenic Engineering and the Transformation of Earth through Fire.” All are invited to attend. Further details can be found here: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/ancient-hellenic-engineering-and-the-transformation-of-earth-through-fire-tickets-18572727528 This is Steven’s second symposium on the theme of engineering in ancient Greece, supported by the Onassis USA Foundation. The first, […]
Learn about the fascinating Mesopotamian Queen Pu-Abi!
Discover the interconnections between Astronomy, Archaeology, and Architecture in this presentation about Indian astronomical observatories!
Image Credit:Staten Island Museum, Building A at Snug Harbor, Ralph Appelbaum Associates Inc. Friday Nov 6, 2015 from 10:00AM-3:00PM Staten Island Museum Event: Archaeology and Museums This event will be a workshop day for the local Staten Island community at the Staten Island Museum, sponsored in part by the Staten Island Society of the […]
Learn about the perils of forgery in Archaeology and Art History!
Get a special preview of the upcoming exhibit of Hellenistic Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art!
Discover the important role played by the ancient mounds of the Mississippian Culture!
Lecture: Brian Billman, MOCHE Inc. On Monday, Nov. 10 from 2:40 to 4:10 p.m. AT WAGNER COLLEGE in Spiro Hall 1, please join Anthropology professor Celeste Gagnon for a conversation with Brian Billman, executive director of MOCHE Inc. (Mobilizing Opportunity Through Community Heritage Empowerment). Billman will discuss opportunities for students, faculty and staff to become […]
Treat yourself to a behind-the-scenes look at the new Staten Island Museum!