Recent News and Announcements
Durusu and Steidl Awarded Grant
Doctoral students Muge Durusu and Catherine Steidl have received a Graduate International Colloquium Grant for "Babylon@Brown: Past, Present, and Future in the Study of the Ancient Near East."
Re-Presenting the Past (JIP2) Now Available
The second volume in the Joukowsky Institute Publication (JIP) series, Re-Presenting the Past: Archaeology through Text and Image, edited by Sheila Bonde and Stephen Houston, is now available from Oxbow Books.
Leppard Joins Southern Connecticut State University's Faculty
Recent JIAAW alumnus Thomas P. Leppard (Ph.D. 2013) has been appointed Adjunct Lecturer in Anthropology at Southern Connecticut State University, starting in Fall 2013.
Bestock Appointed to Named Chair
The Corporation of Brown University has named JIAAW's Laurel Bestock the Vartan Gregorian Assistant Professor of Archaeology and the Ancient World and Egyptology and Ancient Western Asian Studies, effective July 1, 2013.
Spring/Summer Issue of "Inventory"
The latest issue of "Inventory", the newsletter of the Joukowsky Institute, is now available online, with stories on Archaeology's Dirty Little Secrets, Ömür Harmanşah's new book, a recent conference on Greek archaeology, the siege of Rhode Island Hall, and the successful completion of two JIAAW students' doctorates.
Archaeology Paper Prize Winners Announced
Congratulations to Christopher Kim, Andrew Smyth, and Andrew Waters! Winning papers can be read here. The deadline for the next paper prize competition will be in January 2014.