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Dr. Gerry Scott and Kathleen Scott said their goodbyes to the Cairo staff on Sunday, June 18, 2017. Dr. Scott thanked the staff for their kindness and dedication during his time as Director. The Scotts will depart Egypt on June 19. Their tenure with ARCE began in September 2003 and will end on June 30.
Dr. Scott also formally thanked Jane Smythe for her service as ARCE's Assistant Director in Cairo. Ms. Smythe has worked for ARCE the past eight years and, in addition to her other duties, oversaw the Antiquities Endowment Fund Grant program. She will be leaving ARCE at the end of June but plans to remain in Cairo.
INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF MUSEUMS
The International Council of Museums, in an effort to fight against illicit traffic in cultural goods, compiles the Emergency Red List of Egyptian Cultural Objects at Risk. This list aims to help art and heritage professionals and law enforcement officials identify Egyptian objects that are protected by national and international legislations. View the Red List for Egypt.