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LECTURE: New discoveries at Wadi el-Jarf: The harbor of King Khufu on the Egyptian Red Sea Coast 5/7/14 7PM - 9PM 2014-05-07 19:00:00 2014-05-07 21:00:00

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Join Gregory Marouard, Research Associate in Egyptian Archaeology at the Oriental Institute of the Univeristy of Chicago for New...

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Adler Planetarium and YPL Present Adler After Dark: Terra Firma 5/15/14 6:30PM - 10:30PM 2014-05-15 18:30:00 2014-05-15 22:30:00

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Join us on May 15 as we explore the intersection of art, culture, and science with our friends at the University of Chicago's...

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Young Professional Leaders Meeting 6/16/14 6:15PM - 8PM 2014-06-16 18:15:00 2014-06-16 20:00:00

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We’re looking for talented young professionals that want to play an active role in a non-profits growth and development, network with your...

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Young Professional Leaders Meeting 8/18/14 6:15PM - 8PM 2014-08-18 18:15:00 2014-08-18 20:00:00

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Young Professional Leaders Meeting 9/15/14 6:15PM - 8PM 2014-09-15 18:15:00 2014-09-15 20:00:00

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Young Professional Leaders Event 10/29/14 6:15PM - 8PM 2014-10-29 18:15:00 2014-10-29 20:00:00

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This event is only open for paid YPL members. Join us on Wednesday, October 29 at 6:15 pm to join the Oriental Institute Visiting Comittee...

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Young Professional Leaders Meeting 11/17/14 6:15PM - 8PM 2014-11-17 18:15:00 2014-11-17 20:00:00

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Young Professional Leaders Hookah Holiday Party 12/11/14 6:15PM - 8PM 2014-12-11 18:15:00 2014-12-11 20:00:00

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Join us on Thursday, December 11 to play games and smoke hookah.  More details to come or contact Amy Weber, Membership Program Manager, at...

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Young Professional Leaders Meeting 4/21/14 6:15PM - 8PM

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We’re looking for talented young professionals that want to play an active role in a non-profits growth and development, network with your...

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LECTURE: Authority and Autonomy in the Achaemenid Persian Empire 4/2/14 7PM - 9PM

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  Join Elspeth Dusinberre, Associate Professor at the Classics Department of the University of Colorado Boulder for Authority and Autonomy...

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Young Professional Leaders Meeting 3/17/14 6:15PM - 8PM

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We’re looking for talented young professionals that want to play an active role in a non-profits growth and development, network with your...

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Young Professional Leaders Meeting 2/18/14 6:15PM - 8PM

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LECTURE: The Rise of Christianity in Iran 2/5/14 7PM - 9PM

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Join Richard Payne, the Neubauer Family Assistant Professor at the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago for The Rise of...

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Indiana Jones Winterfest at the OI 1/24/14 8PM - 10PM

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The Oriental Institute's Raiders of the Lost Ark screening will be everything you want during winter: NUTRIENTS: because you have a...

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LECTURE: The Collapse of the Assyrian Empire and the Evidence of Dur-Katlimmu 1/8/14 7PM - 9PM

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YES WE WILL BE HOSTING THIS EVENT!  BUNDLE UP AND COME OUT!Join Hartmut Kühn, University Professor at the Institut für Vorderasiatische...

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LECTURE: The Long Defeat: The Fall of the Roman Empire in East and West 12/4/13 7PM - 9PM

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Join Clifford Ando, the David B. and Clara E. Stern Professor at the Department of Classics of the University of Chicago for The Long...

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Oriental Institute Young Professional Leaders Monthly Meeting Multiple Dates

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THIS EVENT STARTS AT 6:15 PM.  If you're curious about the Young Professional Leaders and thinking about joining or if you just want to...

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LECTURE: Chronologies of Collapse: Climate Change and the late Third Millennium BCE Ancient Near East 11/6/13 7PM - 9PM

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Join Felix Hoflmayer, Post-Doctoral Scholar at the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago for Chronologies of Collapse: Climate...

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LECTURE: Why the West Rules -- For Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal About the Future 10/2/13 7PM - 9PM

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Join Ian Morris, the Jean and Rebecca Willard Professor of Classics and Professor of History at Stanford University and a Fellow of the...

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LECTURE: Re-excavating the Royal Tomb of Horemheb in the Valley of the Kings 9/4/13 7PM - 9PM

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Join Geoffrey Thorndike Martin, the Edwards Professor of Egyptology Emeritus at University College London for Re-excavating the Royal Tomb...

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THE LURE AND LORE OF SPICES 6/26/13 7PM - 9PM

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  THE LURE AND LORE OF SPICESA Sensory Exploration of Spices in World History Wednesday, June 267:00 PMThe Spice House1512 N Wells...

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LECTURE:‘Awake in Peace!’:Interpreting, Seeking and Combating Dreams in Ancient Egypt 6/5/13 7PM - 9PM

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Join Robert Ritner, Professor of Egyptology, in The Oriental Institute, the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, Program...

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LECTURE:Everything You've Always Wanted to Know about Sex in Babylonia . . . 5/1/13 7PM - 9PM

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Join Jerry Cooper, W. W. Spence Professor of Semitic Languages Emeritus, The Johns Hopkins University for Everything You've Always Wanted...

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LECTURE:Death and Taxes in Ancient Egypt 4/3/13 7PM - 9PM

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Join Brian Muhs,Associate Professor of Egyptology, Oriental Institute and Department of Near Eastern Civilizations and Languages,...

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Oriental Institute Young Professional Leaders Informational Session 4/3/13 6PM - 7PM

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Interested in joining a Young Professional Group? You're invited to come mingle and network with a dynamic group of young patrons through...

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LECTURE:Canals, Kings and Hydraulic Landscapes in the Ancient Near East: An Archaeological Perspective 3/6/13 7PM - 9PM

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Join T.J. Wilkinson, Professor of Archaeology, Department of Archaeology, Durham University and Braidwood Visiting Scholar for 2012-13...

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LECTURE:City and Hinterland in Ancient Mesopotamia 2/6/13 7PM - 9PM

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Join Elizabeth Stone Professor, Department of Anthropology, Stony Brook University for City and Hinterland in ancient Mesopotamia:  An...

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LECTURE:The Origins and Development of Mosaic Art in Ancient Middle East 1/9/13 7PM - 9PM

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Lecture Co-sponsored by The Chicago Mosaic School Join Konstantinos D. Politis, Chairperson, Hellenic Society for Near Eastern Studies for...

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LECTURE: Feasting on the High Road: The Median Palace at Godin Tepe 12/5/12 7PM - 9PM

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Join Hilary Gopnik from Ancient Mediterranean Studies Emory University for Feasting on the High Road: The Median Palace at Godin Tepe The...

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LECTURE: James Henry Breasted: A New Appreciation 11/7/12 7PM - 9PM

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Join Emily Teeter Research Associate, Coordinator of Special Exhibits for James Henry Breasted: A New AppreciationIn recent years, a...

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