August 24, 2017, 8:30am
K-12 Teacher Professional Development Middle East: Crossroads of Culture
Presenter: Dr. Lauren Ristvet (University of Pennsylvania)
Location: Penn Museum, 3260 South Street, Philadelphia, PA

Please join us for the K-12 Teacher Professional Development workshop titled Middle East: Crossroads of Culture, which will take place at Penn Museum on August 24, 8:30-12:30pm. The workshop features a lecture titled The Making of an Exhibit: Cultures in the Crossfire  by Dr. Lauren Ristvet, Dyson Associate Curator in the Near East Section and Associate Professor in Penn's Department of Archeology. The lecture will be followed by a tour of the exhibit Cultures in the Crossfire: Stories from Syria and Iraq, and a hands-on workshop that focuses on ancient Middle Eastern adornment.

To register, please send your name and your grade level to

The deadline for registration is August 10.      

Middle East Center, Penn Museum