Alumni Events

Webinar: Saving History in the Near East

Wednesday, October 14, 2015 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

This webinar is part of the. Penn Alumni Education Live Faculty Lecture Webinar Series.

In war-torn countries, where looting and destruction of cultural patrimony is rampant, C. Brian Rose—the James B. Pritchard Professor of Archaeology—is finding new ways to protect archaeological treasures of the Near East. Mesopotamia, a land rich in history and great civilizations, is now falling to the Islamic State in Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) with devastating consequences for the region’s cultural heritage. Join Professor Rose for a discussion about his work in the Near East and learn about the valuable partnerships he’s creating to save this history from destruction. REGISTER NOW.

Access to great faculty lectures doesn’t have to end when you process down Locust Walk at Commencement. Throughout the year, Penn Alumni Education hosts live online lecture events, each featuring one of Penn’s dynamic faculty members.