Art History Professor Staying Very Busy
In October, Sinclair Bell, NIU Assistant Professor of Art History,co-organized and spoke at “Celebration of the Achievements of Richard De Puma,” which was held at the School of Art & Art History of the University of Iowa. In addition, in November Sinclair presented “Fans, Fame and the Roman Circus,” at the Archaeological Institute of America, Rockford Society, and at the Department of Classical Studies at Loyola University.
Recently Sinclair was elected by Prof. Brian Rose, President of the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA), to serve as a delegate to represent the AIA Members-at-Large population at the 2011 Annual Meeting. The Archaeological Institute of America is North America's oldest and largest organization devoted to the world of archaeology. The Institute is a nonprofit group founded in 1879 and chartered by the United States Congress in 1906. Today, the AIA has nearly 250,000 Members belonging to more than 100 Local Societies in the United States, Canada, and overseas.