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ISIS’ Antiquities Sideline September 2, 2014 | New York Times

Brian Daniels of the Penn Museum co-writes an op-ed on the state of archaeological sites under the control of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

Penn A Cappella Group Rocks Cameo in ‘Pitch Perfect 2’ August 27, 2014 | Philadelphia Daily News

Penn Masala, is highlighted for making a cameo appearance in a feature film, “Pitch Perfect 2.”

Best of Philly Snapshot: Janet Monge, Best Museum Curator July 30, 2014 | Philadelphia Magazine

Janet Monge of the Penn Museum is profiled as best museum curator.

Penn Offers First German Language MOOC July 29, 2014 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Penn’s new massive open online course “Auf Deutsch: Communicating in German Across Cultures” is featured.

The International Team Trying to Save Syrian Antiquities July 21, 2014 | BBC News

Brian Daniels of the Penn Museum talks about the Heritage Task Force training Syrians to protect artifacts.