Archaeology Adventures with Sarah Parcak and Josh Gates

Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm

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Bovard Auditorium (ADM)
3551 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA 90089

Join a conversation with two archaeologists who attract the bright lights and television cameras. Sarah Parcak and Josh Gates share their experiences in the field and on TV, shaping our vision of past and present.

Josh Gates is host of  The Travel Channel’s Expedition Unknown as he adventures on a global journey to find the truth behind unsolved legends and archaeological mysteries. 

Sarah Parcak is winner of the 2016 $1-Million TED Prize, a National Geographic Society Archaeology Fellow, and Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries.  She founded the Laboratory for Global Observation at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.  

Main Event: 6:30 – 8:00 pm

Pre-party Meet-and-Greet Reception: 5:30 – 6:15 pm  (requires additional ticket)

After Party: Immediately after Main Event (requires additional ticket)

This event is sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA).  See 

Parking is $12 for on-campus garages. For details, see


Event Type

Lecture / Talk / Workshop, Student Life, Reception, Careers, Event Highlights


Students, Alumni, Faculty/Staff


University Park Campus



General Admission - $25; STUDENT - $15 Reserved Seating with Pre-Event Meet-and-Greet Reception - $100; Reserved Seating with Pre-Event Reception and After Party - $500

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