Events & Lectures

Archaeological Institute of America Triangle Society

These lectures are free and open to the public so spread the word to anyone who would be interested in attending! If you have any questions about the lectures please contact Jennifer Gates-Foster (Triangle Society President) by email at We are constantly updating our mailing list so please contact us if your address changes or if you are receiving duplicate mailings. We are especially excited to welcome our current AIA members!

2015-2016 Lecture Series

Friday, November 6 at 5:00 PM in Murphey Hall 104:

Dr. Alicia Jiménez 
Duke University
"The creation of the Roman provinces and the army:  the new fieldwork project at the Roman camps near Numantia (Renieblas, Spain, 2nd - 1st c. BCE)"

Thursday, October 29 at 5:00 PM in Murphey Hall 104:

Dr. Marden Nichols
Georgetown University
"Painting and Persuasion in Vitruviu"

Monday, February 1 at TBA in TBA:

Dr. Ridha Moumni
Maison Méditerranéenne des Sciences de l’Homme /Aix-Marseille University
"Discovering Carthage: The reception of antiquity in 19th century Tunisia"    

Thursday, February 11 at 5:00 PM in TBA:

Dr. Nicholas Blackwell
North Carolina State University
Title TBA

Tuesday, March 1 at 5:00 PM in TBA:

Dr. Andrea Berlin
Boston University
Title TBA

Location Information

Please note that our lectures will usually be held in Murphey Hall (MU) at Polk Place, although locations for the spring lectures are still to be determined. This building is located on the University of North Carolina campus, on the main quad between Cameron Avenue and South Road. Parking is available at various locations on campus including at the Morehead Planetarium. A brief reception, during which refreshments will be served, will be held after each lecture.

Map of Murphey Hall at Polk Place on UNC Chapel Hill Campus