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Ur of the Chaldees: a virtual vision of Woolley’s excavations

Birger Helgestad, Project Curator, Ur Project, British Museum

I am responsible for managing the digitisation of objects and archives for the Ur Project, a dynamic new collaboration between the British Museum and… 829 more words


Penn Museum Experts Help Preserve Syrian Artifacts

By Cherri Gregg

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The violence in Syria is taking its toll on the cultural identity of the war torn country, which is losing its historical artifacts at an unprecedented rate. 203 more words


Registration Now Open for "40 Winks with the Sphinx" Sleepovers

Registration Now Open for “40 Winks with the Sphinx” Sleepovers
Unforgettable Overnight Programs Return Fall 2014

It’s a REAL night at the Museum! The Penn Museum’s popular “ 294 more words

PA Family Fun

Job Squad: Museum and School Educator

The University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology is looking for a Museum and School Educator. This is a great entry-level position at a renowned institution. 503 more words


Local Museums Showcasing Their Art On Instagram

By KYW social media editor Melony Roy

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A new social series all about art in Philadelphia will be taking over Instagram each day this summer. 274 more words


Meet Marge

Kwai kwai, my name is Marge Bruchac. As Project Director for “On the Wampum Trail,” I wear multiple hats: cultural mediator, historical consultant, research detective, and mentor to two wonderfully insightful and dedicated research assistants. 745 more words