Meaningful Contributions

Lin Foxhall ’74 Member of Team to Discover Remains of King Richard III

Posted February 14, 2013

Lin Foxhall ’74, head of  the University of Leicester archaeology and ancient history department, is a member of the research team responsible for the recent discovery of the remains of King Richard III. After scientific investigations were completed, the university confirmed on Feb. 4 that the skeleton found at the site of Grey Friars church […]

Elizabeth Bolman, Ph.D. ’97, Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship For Work on Egyptian Monastic Church

Posted April 21, 2011
Red Monastery interior. Photo by Elizabeth Bolman

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has recently recognized the significance of Bolman’s work by awarding her the Guggenheim Fellowship to support the completion of a book on the 6th-century Egyptian Red Monastery, which her work has revealed as a major monument.