AIRC's Darius on the state of Ostia Antica and Pompeii

April 18th, 2014

AIRC Executive Director Darius Arya recently traveled to Pompeii with a journalist from Italian news[...]

AIRC archaeology students earn top grad school positions

April 7th, 2014

2014 has been a particularly successful year for graduates of AIRC's Summer Archaeological Field Sch[...]

AIRC Participates in Philips Exeter Rome Experience

March 11th, 2014

AIRC Executive Director (and Philips Exeter alum) Darius Arya and Associate Director of Archaeology [...]

AIRC building online video history textbook

March 6th, 2014

The best outlet for AIRC's educational video outlets is to create a central hub focusing on the comp[...]

ACCEPTING ENROLLMENT TO AIRC SUMMER 2014 and FALL SEMESTER PROGRAMS in Rome

March 6th, 2014

The American Institute for Roman Culture is happy to announce its 2014 Summer / Fall Programs. [...]

AIRC and SVA visit House of Livia

February 13th, 2014

Thanks to its closing working relationship with the Special Superintendency for the Archaeological H[...]

AIRC's Darius interviewed on state of cultural heritage in Italy

January 20th, 2014

When The Local, an English-language website dedicated to news about Italy, decided to publish an art[...]

AIRC's Darius networks with Israeli conservation center

December 11th, 2013

Darius met up with the communications officer of the International Conservation Center of Israel, wh[...]

AIRC launches Kickstarter-funded Digging History videos

December 6th, 2013

AIRC launches Episodes 1-5 of a 24-episode production on Rome and its history, from foundation to co[...]

AIRC's Darius speaks at CSUF international education event

November 12th, 2013

Darius spoke to mass communications students at California State University, Fresno on the occasion [...]

AIRC's Darius speaks to Penn L.A. alumni group

November 11th, 2013

Darius spoke to the University of Pennsylvania's Los Angeles alumni group, giving a talk entitled "A[...]

AIRC launches new website in 2013

October 1st, 2013

Today the American Institute for Roman Culture has launched a new website that puts its core content[...]

AIRC organizes Rome study trip for University of Athens

September 29th, 2013

Between 25 and 28 September AIRC's Executive Director, Darius Arya, and Associate Director of Archae[...]

AIRC experts speak at photosharing conference

September 26th, 2013

On September 26 AIRC's Executive Director, Darius Arya, and Social Media Strategist, Erica Firpo, sp[...]

AIRC invited to roundtable discussion on future of Ostia Antica

September 23rd, 2013

At the invitation of Iter Legis Progetto Formazione AIRC's Darius attended a roundtable discussion o[...]

AIRC accompanies ArchaeoSpain Testaccio group to Ostia Antica

September 9th, 2013

On Sunday, September 8 AIRC's Executive Director Darius Arya and Associate Director of Archaeology A[...]

AIRC contributes to University of Washington/Roma Sotterranea course

September 2nd, 2013

AIRC''s Associate Director of Archaeology Albert Prieto and the President of Roma Sotterranea Adrian[...]

AIRC Excavation Featured in US Embassy Video

August 20th, 2013

The American Institute for Roman Culture's 2013 Summer Archaeological  Field School in the Parco dei[...]

AIRC releases Q2 Newsletter

July 30th, 2013

The American Institute for Roman Culture was very busy protecting and defending Rome''s cultural her[...]

Third Annual Unlisted Conference concludes successfully in Rome

April 22nd, 2013

The American Institute for Roman Culture's third annual Unlisted conference on sustainable archaeolo[...]

AIRC's Darius on Instagram's blog

April 10th, 2013

Instagram, which has taken social media by storm worldwide, has selected AIRC's own Darius Arya (@sa[...]

AIRC takes Walter Payton group to Ostia Antica

March 25th, 2013

A group of 21 Latin students and 3 faculty members from the Walter Payton College Prep school in Chi[...]

AIRC's Darius featured on Instagram

March 21st, 2013

Instagram, which has taken social media by storm worldwide, has selected AIRC's own Darius Arya (@sa[...]

Live streaming of Unlisted conference March 23

March 21st, 2013

AIRC will be live-tweeting throughout the conference. To keep up with Unlisted Conference on twitter[...]

Third Annual Unlisted Conference in Rome, April 18

March 7th, 2013

On April 18, between 4 and 7 PM, the American Institute for Roman Culture will host the Third Annual[...]

AIRC and Fresno State Announce Important Program Partnership

January 28th, 2013

California State University, Fresno Will Transcript University Academic Credit for AIRC Programs Sta[...]

Update on the "Tomb of the Gladiator"

December 17th, 2012

On December 4 came the dire news: the Archaeological Superintendency of Rome announced that it was g[...]

Read the AIRC end-of-year newsletter for 2012

December 11th, 2012

AIRC always has lots of exciting projects and activities going on. Have a look at our end-of-year ne[...]

AIRC launches a petition to save the "Tomb of the Gladiator" in Rome

December 10th, 2012

In 2008, on the Via Flaminia in the north­ern part of contemporary Rome, archaeologists uncovered a [...]

AIRC launches Kickstarter project

December 10th, 2012

The American Institute has launched its first Kickstarter project, with a target of $10,000 to fund [...]

AIRC to participate in 2013 SVA Masters workshop

November 21st, 2012

In the summer of 2013 the School of Visual Arts in New York City will once again hold its annual Mas[...]

AIRC announces high-school summer program

November 15th, 2012

The American Institute for Roman Culture is proud to announce the launch of an innovative summer pro[...]

AIRC's Darius delivers two lectures in California

November 15th, 2012

On November 14th Darius presented the talk “Ancient Greek Architectural and Artisan Tradition in a R[...]

New collaboration between AIRC and Smarthistory.org

October 15th, 2012

This summer, AIRC began a new collaboration with Smarthistory/KhanAcademy. Smarthistory.org director[...]

AIRC's Darius appears in "Caligula: 1400 Days of Terror"

October 15th, 2012

On October 9, History Channel premiered Caligula: 1400 Days of Terror with Darius Arya discussing th[...]

Latin program videos now available

September 18th, 2012

AIRC has just created two short videos about its "Living Latin, Living History in Rome" summer progr[...]

2012 Summer Archaeological Field School successfully concluded

September 18th, 2012

AIRC's Summer Archaeological Field School at Ostia Antica successfully ended in mid-August, with the[...]

2012 Summer Archaeological Field School is under way

July 1st, 2012

AIRC's 2012 Summer Archaeological Field School began on June 18 with 32 participants from 25 schools[...]

AIRC presents paper at heritage and technology conference

May 7th, 2012

On Friday, May 4, AIRC's Executive Director Darius Arya presented a paper entitled “Old Stones and N[...]

Second Annual Unlisted Conference videos now available

April 23rd, 2012

The presentations of the Second Annual "Unlisted" conference on sustainable cultural heritage held i[...]

New Fasti Online mini-documentary is available

March 16th, 2012

The American Institute for Roman Culture has posted the fourth in its ongoing series of mini-documen[...]

Sign the petition to save Hadrian's Villa

March 12th, 2012

News outlets around the world have reported on the project to create a landfill near Hadrian's Villa[...]

AIRC works with Philips Exeter Academy in Rome

March 9th, 2012

The American Institute for Roman Culture was invited to provide on-site instruction for a group of 1[...]

Second Annual Unlisted Conference in Rome, March 23-24

March 2nd, 2012

On March 23-24 the American Institute for Roman Culture and the General Directorate of Management an[...]

AIRC collaboration with MiBAC

March 2nd, 2012

The American Institute for Roman Culture continues its collaboration with the General Directorate of[...]

Second AIRC-sponsored Latin tweetup Feb. 29

February 29th, 2012

On Wednesday, February 29 at 6:00 PM EST the American Institute for Roman Culture will sponsor its s[...]

AIRC Ostia Summer Archaeological Field School featured in Popular Archaeology online

January 23rd, 2012

AIRC's upcoming Summer Archaeological Field School at Ostia Antica was recently featured in an artic[...]

AIRC teaches course on latest archaeological news from Rome

January 20th, 2012

AIRC's Executive Director Darius Arya and Associate Director of Archaeology Alberto Prieto have been[...]

AIRC faculty publication now in print

January 20th, 2012

AIRC congratulates its Associate Director of Archaeology Alberto Prieto on the recent publication by[...]

AIRC's Darius lectures on video and social media at Stanford

January 9th, 2012

On January 9 at noon AIRC's Executive Director Darius Arya delivered a lecture in Stanford Universit[...]

AIRC/NEU videos on Ostia Antica in NYT article

January 2nd, 2012

On December 22nd the New York Times published an article on Ostia Antica by Barbara Ireland in the T[...]

Unlisted conference videos now available online

December 23rd, 2011

Eighteen videos from AIRC's first annual Unlisted conference, held in Rome on April 15-16, 2011, are[...]

Ostia pilot documentation/conservation project complete

November 29th, 2011

AIRC's pilot project of documentation and conservation of recently recuperated structures at Ostia, [...]

AIRC announces Second Annual Unlisted Conference 2012

November 28th, 2011

AIRC is pleased to announce that its second annual Unlisted conference on archaeological cultural he[...]

AIRC delivers lecture at cultural heritage conference in Rome

November 26th, 2011

On Saturday, November 26, AIRC's Darius and Alberto delivered a lecture entitled "Podcasting Culture[...]

AIRC announces 2012 Summer Archaeological Field School at Ostia Antica

November 25th, 2011

AIRC is pleased to announce that its 2012 Summer Archaeological Field School will take place from Ju[...]

AIRC and AIAC launch Fasti Online mini-documentaries

November 24th, 2011

In April the AIRC and the International Association for Classical Archaeology (AIAC) signed an agree[...]

AIRC and MiBAC's General Directorate of Management and Promotion of Cultural Heritage

October 12th, 2011

Today the General Directorate of Management and Promotion of Cultural Heritage of MiBAC (the Italian[...]

2011 summer archaeological projects successfully completed

August 1st, 2011

Summer Archaeological Field School After our patented week-long survey of Rome's archaeological her[...]

Summer 2011 programs successfully completed

August 1st, 2011

College of the Holy Cross Maymester (Worcester, MA) In our fifth year running, for the first time w[...]

2011 conferences and lectures

July 15th, 2011

Unlisted Conference Proceedings Going Onlinesummary video of our first annual Unlisted Conferenc[...]

New programs director brings experience to AIRC

July 1st, 2011

AIRC is pleased to introduce its new Programs Director. Shelley Ruelle brings experience and knowled[...]

New cultural heritage partnerships with AIRC

June 1st, 2011

Mini-documentaries on Archaeological Projects in Italy Through a new partnership with AIAC (Interna[...]

New videographer and social media expert joins AIRC

June 1st, 2011

Thanks to a relationship that started through Twitter, the AIRC met and subsequently began working w[...]

AIRC launches new website May 20, 2011

May 21st, 2011

The American Institute for Roman Culture launches its new website May 20, 2011. Added features inclu[...]

Summer programs, 2011

May 21st, 2011

The AIRC is already busy with summer programs! Currently, the AIRC is hosting and running the NEU su[...]

First Annual Unlisted Conference: April 15-16, 2011

April 14th, 2011

In light of contemporary conflicts of war and political upheaval, economic crises, growth in interna[...]

Professor John Pollini from USC art history and history is bringing more of sunny California to Rome!

April 14th, 2011

Professor John Pollini from USC art history and history is bringing more of sunny California to Rome[...]

Gladiators back from the dead- making news on the web

April 6th, 2011

AIRC director Darius Arya was interviewed on a series of radio shows and Fox News because of his rol[...]

"Nero, Hoards and Aberdeen Ships"

October 16th, 2009

"Nero, Hoards and Aberdeen Ships," Diana O'Carroll, Tom Birch, broadcast October 16, 2009, Naked Arc[...]

"Parco delle Acquedotti, Emerge Una Splendida Statua"

July 30th, 2009

"Parco delle Acquedotti, Emerge Una Splendida Statua," July 30, 2009, La Repubblica[...]

"Rooting Up Ancient Rome"

July 17th, 2009

"Rooting Up Ancient Rome," Susan Spano, July 17, 2009, Los Angeles Times[...]

"World Briefing"

May 7th, 2009

"World Briefing," Duncan Kennedy, broadcast May 7, 2009, BBC World Service[...]

"Europe Today"

April 7th, 2009

"Europe Today," Duncan Kennedy, broadcast April 7, 2009, BBC World Service[...]

"Rare Artifacts Uncovered in Roman Baths Dig"

December 10th, 2008

"Rare Artifacts Uncovered in Roman Baths Dig," Deepa Babington, December 10, 2008, Reuters[...]

"Dig Reveals Billionaire's Roman Villa with Baths"

July 24th, 2007

"Dig Reveals Billionaire's Roman Villa with Baths," Robin Pomeroy, July 24, 2007, Reuters[...]

"Lavish 2nd-century Roman Bath Unearthed"

July 19th, 2007

"Lavish 2nd-century Roman Bath Unearthed," Marta Falconi, July 19, 2007, Associated Press[...]

"Emperor Maxentius Insignia Found in Rome"

December 4th, 2006

"Emperor Maxentius Insignia Found in Rome," Marta Falconi, December 4, 2006, Associated Press[...]

"Rome's Ruins"

July 1st, 2006

"Rome's Ruins," Paul Bennet, July 2006, National Geographic[...]

AIRC dig backs ancient writers' portrait of megalomaniac Caligula

August 3rd, 2003

An article by The Guardian summarizes the results of the first season of the AIRC excavation behind [...]