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End of the Year Event

Graduate students, undergraduate major and minors in Classics, Near Eastern Studies, and Archaeology (or anyone interested in majoring or minoring in these disciplines) are invited to attend the Near Eastern […]

JHU no meeting day

University no meeting day We encourage everyone to observe the no-meeting days (focus days) we have set for the school this year.

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2024 Lavy Colloquium on Jewish Monumentality

The theme of this year’s Lavy Colloquium is Jewish Monumentality. Welcome and Opening Remarks begins at 9:00am on Monday, May 6. The lineup of speakers include Aviva Ben-Ur, Elizabeth Bloch-Smith, […]

New Faculty Book by NES Professor Glenn M. Schwartz

Animals, Ancestors, and Ritual in Early Bronze Age Syria: An Elite Mortuary Complex from Umm el-Marra, edited by Johns Hopkins professor Glenn M. Schwartz, is a final report of the […]