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Today Kevin at the Penn Museum emailed me about this awesome internship program they have there. Noa one of Clapper’s Penn Kids emailed me lot’s of interesting reading about archeology and the politics behind it. 7 more words


Today I went to meet with Kevin at the Penn Museum, he was very kind and very helpful. He gave me lots of insights to building inclusive museum spaces, like if you make something easier for one group it’ll be more understandable for other groups as well. 70 more words

Winter Term 2018 Part 2: Near Eastern Storage Internship

In part one of this post I discussed my work in the Syro-Palestinian collection. However, this only represented a portion of my time at the museum. 1,312 more words


Winter Term 2018 Part 1: ?What's in a world-class Syro-Palestinian collection?

During this year’s Winter Term, I was fortunate enough to be able to intern at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (which I’ll refer to from now on more colloquially as the Penn Museum). 1,632 more words


Penn Museum and Penn Cultural Heritage Center

My son invited me to celebrate Mother’s Day in “the city”, which in our case means Philadelphia. This is where we went:

Penn Museum

I highly recommend both the Penn Museum and this special exhibit! 185 more words

PENN Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology

If you happen to find yourself in Philadelphia, please do yourself a great favor and visit one of the world’s most remarkable museums the PENN Museum Archaeology and Anthropology… 522 more words

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New Exhibit At Penn Museum To Showcase Artifacts From Iraq, Syria

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A new exhibit will soon open at the Penn Museum, and CBS3 gained exclusive, first access to what is inside.

It’s called Cultures in the Crossfire, and it showcases more than 50 items from Iraq and Syria. 216 more words