The Announcements page lists various types of news about AIA and CHAMP member activities, job announcements, interagency and international agreements, warnings about endangered cultural property, and high-priority news. Memoranda of Agreements between the AIA, Committees of the Blue Shield, UNESCO, and other organizations with other countries and with each other to protect cultural property will be listed here, as will no-target lists, and mention of sites and property in immediate danger.
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Lecture: Saving the Past for the People: A Critique of the “Universal” Heritage Model with Stephennie Mulder, Washington, DC
Saving the Past for the People: A Critique of the “Universal” Heritage Model with Stephennie Mulder For the past six years, the world has watched in horror as Syria, Iraq, and Yemen have endured some of the worst human and heritage violence since World War II. In this talk, Stephennie will argue that the dominant… Read More
Ladies and Gents, I recently uncovered an outstanding scholarship opportunity with the Institute for Field Research (IFR). The IFR was created and is run by a group of academic archaeologists. It provides archaeological field school opportunities around the world where students and volunteers can obtain the skills they need to be productive in the profession…. Read More
In an effort to bring more military-focused voices into the art crime and illicit trafficking milieu the Association for Research into Crimes against Art is offering a €1500 partial scholarship with shared housing for up to 3 Champs members. For more information on the postgraduate certificate program in art crime and cultural heritage protection, please… Read More
ICCROM will host its class “First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis 2018” from 31 Jul – 24 Aug 2018 in Tilburg, the Netherlands. Deadline to apply is 23 Mar 2018. See the ICCROM website for details.
The Lawyers Committee for Cultural Heritage Preservation will hold its 9th Annual Meeting on 13 Apr 2018, from 8:00am – 6:00pm. Venue is the Georgetown University Law Center, in Washington, D.C. The Call for Paper Submissions is now open to anyone wishing to make a presentation. Proposals are open until 13 Jan 2018. Please submit… Read More