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Vote for Petra in USA Today contest

Vote online for Petra! Petra, Jordan is one of the nominees in USA Today's 10 Best Readers' ...


TWLCRM short film for AIA

TWLCRM Video online: Enjoy a 5 minute video clip promoting ACOR’s Temple of the Winged Lions ...


New T-shirt for sale at ACOR: TWLCRM Project

Support the Temple of the Winged Lions Cultural Resource Management (TWLCRM) Project in ...


Temple of the Winged Lions Project Needs Your Help

  Help Petra Reach New Heights Since 2012, ACOR’s Temple of the ...


ACOR Newsletter Vol. 26.2 is now published and available online

ACOR Newsletter Vol. 26.2 is now online.  Enjoy! 


ACOR T-shirts now for sale

ACOR now has a specially designed T-shirt created for us by Jo-Bedu and available for sale during ...