Teachers, school administrators, community educators, and teaching artists are invited to enjoy an evening reception, a curator talk, and a curriculum showcase. Come to the opening of the special exhibit Don’t Take My Stuff. Tell My Story. Celebrate with teachers of excellence at the Oriental Institute’s first teacher award ceremony.
4:00–4:30pm: Registration & Reception
4:30–5:15pm: Curator Talk "Visions of an Imperial Legacy: The Art, Architecture, and Cultural Influence of Persepolis" with Kiersten Nuemann, PhD, Curator of the Oriental Institute
5:15–5:45pm: Presentation Ceremony to the awardees of the Griffin Award for Teacher of Excellence
6:00–8:00pm: Curriculum Showcase
This event is co-sponsored by the Oriental Institute, Neighborhood Schools Program, and the Center for East European and Russian/Eurasian Studies.
FREE parking half a block south of the Museum on University Avenue, after 4:00 pm daily.