Thursday, September 01, 2016

Exhibit: Ancient Artifacts of the Roman World

The Hugh and Hazel Darling Library is pleased to announce a new exhibit of Ancient Artifacts of the Roman World: A collection of coins and pottery on loan from Dr. Carl Toney, Chair, Graduate Ministry Program and Associate Professor of Biblical Studies.

To officially unveil the exhibit, a short presentation is planned for Thursday, September 15, 2016 from 10:30AM immediately following chapel and will end before classes begin at 10:45AM with Dr. Carl Toney and Dr. K.C. Richardson.

Dr. Toney will present a brief description of his collection and its biblical connections. Dr. Richardson, who is teaching a new course on The Roman World in the First Century this fall will discuss the value of using such artifacts for a deeper understanding and appreciation of historical contexts.

Please join us on the second floor of the Darling Library for this enriching opportunity.

Drs. Richardson and Toney with Katy Lines, Library Services Manager,
preparing the display.

UPDATE 9/20/2016:
A video recording of the presentation is available on the HIU-Library YouTube Channel.

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