March 2017: Trying to Do the Right Thing to Protect the World’s Cultural Heritage: One Committee Member’s Tale

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March 26, 2017 at 3pm    Archaeological Institute of America – Norton Lecturer Lothar von Falkenhausen Trying to Do the Right Thing to Protect the World’s Cultural Heritage: One Committee Member’s Tale This is a personal account of the author’s service as a member of President Obama’s Cultural Property Advisory Committee. It reflects upon the purpose […]

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2016-2017 Lecture Series

   The Archaeological Society of Staten Island &        The Archaeological Institute of America Staten Island Society     2016- 2017 Sunday Lecture Series   Sunday, Sept 25, 2016 at 3pm           Archaeological Institute of America Lecture Dr. Kathleen Gibson Tools, Language, and the Evolution of the Human Mind Darwin and Wallace, co-discoverers of evolution by natural […]

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April 2016: Basques: the Un-sung Whalers of the Northwest Atlantic

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Discover the story of the 16th century whalers along the Labrador coast!

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May 2015: Dr. April Beisaw, Seeing Native American Women’s Response to Colonialism in the Archaeological Record

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A fascinating alternative interpretation to archaeological and textual records in the Suquehannock tradition

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Sunday Lecture Series 2014-2015

 The Archaeological Society of Staten Island & The Archaeological Institute of America, Staten Island Society 2014-2015 Sunday Lecture Series   September 14, 2014 at 3pm Dr. Celia Bergoffen Excavating a Jewish Ritual Pool in a Manhattan, Russian Bath House   October 19, 2014 at 3pm Archaeological Institute of America Lecture Dr. Victoria Reed Lost and […]

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May 2014: Dr. Sarah Nelson, The Gold Crowns of Silla (Korea) and the Tomb of a Queen

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Crowns, gold, and tradition in the ancient Korean kingdom of Silla!

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