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October 2011

THE ETERNAL EYE is an exhibition that reflects the desire to see the establishment of a new Egyptian society, in the wake of the January 25 Revolution, that inherently respects and honors religious diversity.

August 2011

"Memory of Egypt," an exhibit of art fabrics by longtime ARCE member Nancy Arthur Hoskins of Eugene, Oregon, spent the month of July at the Sarratt Art Gallery at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennesse.

July 2011

ARCE member Salima Ikram is featured, along with the Brooklyn Museum (an ARCE Institutional Member), in a wonderful article about a resurgence in the serious study of animal mummies. 

June 2011

ARCE's Northern California Chapter, based in Berkeley, made headlines today on the popular Alameda Patch blog. The article, "More than Mummies: Archaeologists Bring Egypt Alive in the Classroom," details the chapter's innovative new program which helps send professional Egyptologists into local middle school classrooms. 

May 2011

As the U.S. lifts its travel warning for Egypt, Business Insider reports why the present moment is such a wonderful time to be a tourist in Egypt.

April 2011

Just five weeks after the January 25 Revolution and the resignation of President Mubarak on February 11, Egyptians went to the polls to vote on a referendum for constitutional change.

March 2011

A recent Wall Street Journal article sings the praises of traveling (with kids!) in Egypt, post-revolution.

February 2011

A fascinating article on the potential tourist draws of the "new Egypt."

A fun, interesting travel piece on the restoration and revitalization of the Darb al-Ahmar section of Historic Cairo, in which ARCE's conservation work on Bayt al-Razzaz palace gets a mention.

January 2011

The Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) was held in San Antonio, Texas (also home to ARCE's U.S. office) January 7-9, and ARCE had a strong presence at the conference.

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