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April 26, 2017
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Speaker: Dr. Paul Burtenshaw, Director, Projects, Sustainable Preservation Initiative

The Sustainable Preservation  Initiative (SPI) attempts to "Build Futures and Save Pasts"-simultaneously protecting tangible cultural heritage and enhancing the lives of the people who live around it.

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Matthew Swanson mswanson@ioa.ucla.edu
April 28, 2017
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Speaker: Dr. Tamara Bray, Professor, Department of Anthropology, Wayne State University

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Matthew Swanson mswanson@ioa.ucla.edu
April 29, 2017
10:00am to 5:00pm

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May 3, 2017
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Speakers: Dr. Megan O'Neil, Associate Curator, Art of the Ancient Americas, LACMA; Laura Maccarelli, Andrew W. Mellon Fellow in Conservation Science, LACMA"

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Matthew Swanson mswanson@ioa.ucla.edu
May 5, 2017
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Speaker: Dr. Jessica I. Cerezo-Román, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography and Anthropology, Cal Poly Pomona

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Matthew Swanson mswanson@ioa.ucla.edu
May 10, 2017
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Speaker: Dr. G. Bike Yazicioğlu Santamaria, Ph.D. in Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago

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Matthew Swanson mswanson@ioa.ucla.edu
May 12, 2017
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Speaker: Dr. Pavel Avetisyan, Director, Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography, National Academy of Sciences of Armenia

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Matthew Swanson mswanson@ioa.ucla.edu
May 13, 2017
12:00pm to 4:00pm

Connections

Archaeology is a collaborative field and archaeological teams always consist of specialists from many disciplines. This interconnectedness is an integral part of a holistic understanding of our past. Join us for an open house that illuminates the relationship between UCLA’s museum collections and archaeological research, beginning with a 12pm gallery talk with Sonali Gupta-Agarwal.

Cotsen Institute of Archaeology
Sonali Gupta-Agarwal sonaliga@ioa.ucla.edu
May 17, 2017
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Speakers: Morgan Burgess and Marci Burton, M.A. Students, Conservation of Archaeological and Ethnographic Materials, UCLA

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Matthew Swanson mswanson@ioa.ucla.edu
May 19, 2017
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Speaker: Dr. Nerissa Russell, Professor, Department of Anthropology, Cornell University

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Matthew Swanson mswanson@ioa.ucla.edu