Theo van den Hout to give Boston Harper Lecture

Join Theo van den Hout at the Omni Parker House in Boston for a lecture on "Text and Image: A New Interpretation of an Object of Hittite Art" on November 14, 2019.

Posted on November 6, 2019

Job Opportunity: 2020-2022 Post-Doctoral Fellow

The Oriental Institute is now accepting applications for is 2020–2022 Post-Doctoral Fellow.

Posted on October 30, 2019

Chicago Hittite Dictionary S, Fascicle 4 Has Now Appeared

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago announces the publication in print and online of The Hittite Dictionary of the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago (CHD), S, fascicle 4 (-šma/i- A. to šūu).

Posted on October 23, 2019

Discovering New Pasts: The OI at 100 Now Available

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago proudly announces theDiscovering New Pasts: The OI at 100, a volume honoring the centennial celebration of the Institute's founding in 1919.

 

Posted on October 23, 2019

Public Celebration of the OI Centennial on September 28

On September 28, the Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago will commemorate its 100th anniversary with a public celebration—the first in a yearlong series of centennial events open to the University community and the general public.

Posted on September 12, 2019

Persepolis Relief Returns to OI after 80 Years on Loan

A stone relief has returned to the OI from the Boston Museum of Fine Arts after eighty years on loan.

Posted on September 12, 2019

UChicago Magazine Celebrates OI Centennial

To mark the celebration of the OI's centennial, UChicago Magazine has devoted the cover story of its summer issue to our monumental first century, covering both the history of the OI and our future direction. Click to explore the University of Chicago Magazine's "The OI at 100."

Posted on August 30, 2019

UChicago Magazine Celebrates OI Centennial

To mark the celebration of the OI's centennial, UChicago Magazine has devoted the cover story of its summer issue to our monumental first century, covering both the history of the OI and our future direction. Explore "The OI at 100."

Posted on August 30, 2019

Special Collections Exhibit about OI Opens September 16

"Discovery, Collection, Memory: The Oriental Institute at 100" will open on September 16, 2019, and run through December 13, 2019, at the Special Collections Research Center Gallery.

Posted on August 22, 2019

Oriental Institute Introduces New Logo

The Oriental Institute has introduced a new logo to commemorate and celebrate its one hundred year anniversary during the centennial year 2019–2020.

Posted on August 21, 2019

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