The American Research Center in Eygpt

Northern California Chapter Events (Berkeley)

Northern California Chapter Events (Berkeley)

November 2015

Applications accepted through December 31, 2015

The Board of Directors of the Northern California Chapter of the American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE) is offering one grant of $500 to a qualified student. The cutoff date is December 31st, 2015, with the grant to be awarded at our January 10, 2016 lecture. For more information >>


January 2016

Sunday, January 10, 2016, 2:30PM

Dr. Peter Brand, University of Memphis

The Berkeley City Club is a lovely venue. Parking is close by at the Underhill Lot between Haste and Channing just below College Avenue.
Chapter: Northern California (Berkeley)
Monday, January 25, 2016, 4-6 PM

Franziska Naether
University of Leipzig
Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, (NYU)

Chapter: Northern California

February 2016

Sunday, February 21, 2016 1:30pm.

Location: Essanay Niles Silent Film Museum, 37417 Niles Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94536. For more information please visit the Northern California chapter website

Lubitsch’s last German film before his emigration to the U.S. was thought lost until a few years ago.

Donation: $22. Proceeds benefit ARCE NorCal programs.

Chapter: Northern California (Berkeley)


March 2016

Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 2:30PM

Lecture by 

Nikolaos Lazarides

Sacramento State University

20 Barrows Hall

University of California Campus, Berkeley

Chapter: Northern California (Berkeley)

April 2016

Sunday, April 10, 2016 2:30 PM

Room 20 Barrows Hall

Dr. John Gaudet, Ecologist

Chapter: Northern California (Berkeley)

May 2016

Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 2:30PM

By Dr. Brenda J. Baker
Arizona State University

WHERE: NES Lounge, Rm 254 Barrows Hall, Barrow Lane and Bancroft Way, UC Berkeley 
There is no admission, but donations are welcomed. PLEASE NOTE THE ROOM CHANGE FOR THIS LECTURE ONLY

Chapter: Northern California

June 2016

Saturdays from June 18 - July 30, 2016
ANTHRO X406 - 001 Horizons of Eternity: The Theban Royal Necropoleis
Summer 2016
Teresa Moore
Sat 10:00AM - 1:00PM 

This is an opportunity for ARCE members and other interested individuals in the UC Berkeley area.

For information on cost and how to enroll >>

August 2016

Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 3:00PM

Dr. James Hoffmeier, Trinity International University
Room 20 Barrows Hall
Annual Membership Meeting - Introduction of the New Board

Chapter: Northern California

September 2016

Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 3:00PM

Dr. Diana Craig-Patch
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Room 20 Barrows Hall
Chapter: Northern California

October 2016

Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 3:00PM

Dr. David Anderson, University of Wisconsin

Room 20 Barrows Hall
Chapter: Northern California

November 2016

Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 3:00 PM

Dr. Renee Freidman

Room 20 Barrows Hall
Annual Holiday Souq begins at 1:30 PM

Chapter: Northern California

December 2016

Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 3:00 PM; Holiday Souk at 2:00PM

Dr. Melinda Hartwig, Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University

Room 20 Barrows Hall

This month a Holiday Souk precedes the lecture at 2 p.m., with sales of Egyptian-themed books and items to benefit ARCE Northern California and the Baer-Keller Egyptology Library of the Department of Near Eastern Studies.

Chapter: Northern California

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