The free symposium “Crossroads of Culture: The Archaeology of Saudi Arabia” introduces exciting recent discoveries made on the Arabian Peninsula. Distinguished international experts present their latest archaeological findings, talk about preservation techniques, provide background information on the objects on view, and discuss the diverse cultures on and around the peninsula throughout history.
Event begins at 9:30AM
Classical WETA 90.9 FM showcases notable new (or newly reissued) CDs each week. Hear selections from the CD on-air throughout the week, and check online to learn more about the artist and the music.Learn more →
Author Sue Eisenfeld discusses the creation of Shenandoah National Park, which involved displacing thousands of longtime residents from Virginia's Blue Ridge mountains.Watch now →
On a snowy night in 1965, Hyattsville, Maryland's DeMatha Catholic High School defeated Lew Alcindor's Power Memorial Academy in what many call the greatest high school hoops game ever played.Learn more →