AAGOB News

Spring 2014

Bulgaria’s National Holiday, March 3rd celebrated at The Field Museum. Read more.

Dr. Petranka Nedelcheva-Megalla, ABF Postdoctoral Fellow in Archaeology (2013-2014) Presented a Lecture at The Field Museum. Read more.

Winter 2014

ABF Archaeological Program at the AIA-APA Conference in Chicago (Janyary 2-5, 2014). Read more.

Spring 2013

Dr. Shannon Martino's Work with The Field Museum European Prehistoric Collection. Read more.

Dr. Sirma Alexandrova's Work with The Field Museum Collection Helps for the Advancement of the Archaeology in Bulgaria. Read more.

Dr. Shannon Martino Participated in the Theorethical Archaeology Group's Conference. Read more.

"The Past and the Un-past," a Lecture on Recent Bulgarian History. Read more.

American Research Center in Sofia and The Field Museum in Chicago Presentation at the Bulgarian Days in Chicago Festival. Read more.

ABF Postdoctoral Fellows (2012-2013) Activities and Research. Read more.

Winter 2013

The ABF Archaeological Program at the AIA-APA Conference in Seattle (January 2-6, 2013). Read more.

Fall 2012

The 2012 SPCME-funded archaeological projects - development and results. Read more. 

Dilyana Ivanova, the ABF Program Assistant, obtained her Ph.D in Ethnology in December 2012. Read more.

Summer 2012

Video: "The Lom River Valley Unseen." See the video.

In June, Ivanova worked with the American Research Center in Sofia (ARCS) and visited many of the ABF-funded archaeological sites and museums around the country. Read more.

Spring 2012

From May 30-June 2, Dilyana Ivanova attended the 9th Joint North American and Bulgarian Conference at the University of Oregon in Eugene. Read more.

The ABF Postdoctoral Fellow, Tsenka Tsanova, begins working with the Paleolithic stone collection in the Anthropology Department at The Field Museum. Read more.

Fall 2011

Night of Bulgarian Archaeology at The Field Museum. Read more.

The America for Bulgaria Foundation Archaeological Program introduced at the Bulgarian Days in Chicago festival. Read more.

Dr. Tsenka Tsanova is the first ABF Postdoctoral Fellow in the Anthropology Department at The Field Museum. Read more.  

Summer 2011

2010-2011 funded projects for museum and archaeological sites in Bulgaria. Read more.

In June 2011, Mr. Georgi Panayotov, Acting Head of General Consulate of Bulgaria in Chicago, was a guest of the AAGOB program at The Field Museum. Read more.

Spring 2011

Ms. Stefka Yovcheva, Acting Consul of the Bulgarian Consulate General in Chicago, toured The Field Museum in May of 2011. Read more

Dr. Sergei Ignatov, Minister of Education, Youth and Science of the Republic of Bulgaria, and his delegation visited The Field Museum. Read more.