Picture taken from Harvard University, Tell Beydar, https://scholar.harvard.edu/jasonur/pages/tell-beydar

Syrian Cultural Heritage Inventory: Researching Tell Beydar

By Charlotte Watiez, George Washington University My name is Charlotte Watiez and I am currently a Virtual Student Federal Services intern, working with the Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative for the 2017-2018 academic year. Since early September, I have been able to work on the Syrian Cultural Heritage Inventory. Each intern was assigned a data set[…]

- Tell Hariri Satellite Image from November 2014, with evidence of looting. 
Image ©DigitalGlobe | U.S. Department of State, NextView License | Analysis AAAS.

VSFS Intern Spotlight: Syrian Cultural Heritage Inventory

By Christina Fossa, Boston University Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative¬†Virtual Student Federal¬†Service Intern, 2017 I am currently an intern for the Virtual Student Federal Services internship program for the academic year of 2017-2018. This internship, so far, has allowed me to contribute by working on the Syrian Cultural Heritage Inventory. I have been assigned a section[…]