The American Research Center in Eygpt

ARCE Events

ARCE Events

ARCE sponsors a variety of educational activities and programs in the United States and in Egypt for its members and for the general public.

In Cairo, ARCE hosts weekly lectures on topics of historical and contemporary concern, as well as educational excursions to sites both within and outside of Egypt. ARCE offers short courses on subjects of interest to the wider public, such as Egyptology and Islamic art, and holds a series of symposia conducted in Arabic to facilitate exchange between Egyptian and foreign scholars.

The Center convenes an annual conference in the United States at which scholars are invited to present their research findings. This meeting provides an opportunity for ARCE members to hear about the latest scholarship on Egypt and network with professionals in the field.

ARCE's chapters, based in cities throughout the United States, sponsor diverse programs of their own, often in cooperation with local universities and museums.

ARCE's member institutions, which include virtually all North American museums and universities with research interests in Egypt, host exhibitions, educational courses, lectures, conferences, and symposia that offer the public the opportunity to advance their knowledge of the art, archaeology, history, politics, and religion of Egypt and the Near East.
Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 1:30PM

Lecture subject: Ancient Egyptian Government

Sponsored by Pam McRoberts and Eva Kirsch.

The Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium.

Chapter: Orange County, California 
Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 3:00PM
Dr. Jessica Tompkins, Brown University
Room 20, Barrows Hall
Chapter: Northern California

Saturday, September 16, 2017, at 5:00 p.m.

Flora Brooke Anthony

LaSalle Banks Room, Oriental Institute, 1155 E 58th Street, Chicago, Illinois

Chapter: Illinois


Friday, September 22, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Dr. Eric Cline & Dr. Diane Harris Cline
505 East Braddock Road, Alexandria, Virginia
Chapter: Washington, D.C.
Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 5:00PM

Geoff Emberling, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, University of Michigan

Chapter: Illinois (Chicago)


Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

Geoff Emberling, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, University of Michigan

LaSalle Banks Room, Oriental Intitute, 1155 E 58th Street, Chicago, Illinois

Chapter: Illinois

Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 1:30PM

Lecture title to be announced.

Sponsored by Clinton and Carol Owen.

The Bowers Museum, Norma Kershaw Auditorium.
Chapter: Orange County, California

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