Fayum Field School Garners Publicity
November 04, 2008 10:58 AM
By Shauna Mecartea
The Fayum Field School, which is part of the ongoing archaeological
research project co-directed by Willeke
(Associate Professor of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures) and
Dr. René T. J. Cappers, is featured on the UCLA Today Web site, highlighting the
fact that the project is the first official field school for U.S.
undergraduates. The project, which is part of the UCLA Archaeology Field Program
closely with Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities.
To learn more about the experiences of the field program participants,
please visit the text and video blog
co-sponsored by University Communications, UCLA International
Education Office and the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology.