K-12 Teacher Professional Development Middle East: Crossroads of Culture

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 8:30am - 12:30pm
Penn Museum, 3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA
United States

Presenter: Dr. Lauren Ristvet (University of Pennsylvania)

Please join us for the K-12 Teacher Professional Development workshop titled Middle East: Crossroads of Culture, which will take place at Penn Museum on August 24, 8:30-12:30pm.

The workshop features a lecture titled The Making of an Exhibit: Cultures in the Crossfire  by Dr. Lauren Ristvet, Dyson Associate Curator in the Near East Section and Associate Professor in Penn's Department of Archeology. The lecture will be followed by a tour of the exhibit Cultures in the Crossfire: Stories from Syria and Iraq, and a hands-on workshop that focuses on ancient Middle Eastern adornment.

To register, please send your name and your grade level to [email protected]
The deadline for registration is August 10.

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Event Type: 
Educational Events
Global Region: 
Middle East