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The American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR) promotes research and publication across disciplines with a special emphasis on archaeology in the region. ACOR’s main activities include a fellowship program for scholars, archaeological excavation and restoration projects, other academic programs. Read More >>

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"Recipes for Public Archaeology: Libraries, Tourism and Experimental Archaeology in Cyprus"

  Announcing an ACOR Public Lecture Recipes for Public Archaeology: Libraries, ...


Sugar, Safi and SCHEP

ACOR Public Lecture RESCHEDULED for 3 FEBRUARY 2016       ...


Abu Ahmed Adawi receives ASOR Service Award in 2015

Mohmammed "Abu Ahmed" Adawi awarded the ASOR Albright Service Award ACOR Chef Mohammed ...


NEW: ACOR Lecture on YouTube

  New: ACOR Lecture on YouTube  In October 2015, archaeologist Dr. Gary Rollefson ...


Kathleen Bennallack

  Kathleen Bennallack, CAORC-ACOR Pre-Doctoral Fellow 2015-2016  Kathleen ...


Ali Hamdan

Ali Hamdan Ali Hamdan at ACOR in October, 2015. Photo by Firas Bqa'in. ...


José Ciro Martínez

  José Ciro Martínez - ACOR/CAORC Pre-doctorate Fellow Fall 2015  Jose on the ...