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Encyclopedia > Paul Rehak

Paul Rehak (March 8, 1954June 5, 2004) was an American archaeologist. Rehak's research interests extended from prehistoric and Classical Greece to Imperial Rome. March 8 is the 67th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (68th in Leap years). ... 1954 (MCMLIV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... June 5 is the 156th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (157th in leap years), with 209 days remaining. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article describes the ancient classical period: for the classical period in music (second half of the 18th century): see Classical music era. ... Roman Empire between AD 60 and 400 with major cities. ...

Rehak was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, where he also attended the University of Michigan. In 1976 he recieved his B.A. cum laude in Classics and Archaeology. For the railroad company, see Ann Arbor Railroad. ... UM also has campuses in Dearborn and Flint. ... Classics, particularly within the Western University tradition, when used as a singular noun, means the study of the language, literature, history, art, and other aspects of Greek and Roman culture during the time frame known as classical antiquity. ... Archaeology, archeology, or archology (from the Greek words αρχαίος = ancient and λόγος = word/speech/discourse) is the study of human cultures through the recovery, documentation and analysis of material remains and environmental data, including architecture, artifacts, biofacts, human remains, and landscapes. ...

In 1980 he obtained his M.A. from Bryn Mawr College, writing on Mycenaean shrines under Machteld Mellink, and Ph.D. in 1985, writing on Roman sculpture under Brunilde Ridgway. He went on teaching at College of Wooster, American University of Paris, Loyola University of Chicago and Duke University. Bryn Mawr is also the name of an official neighborhood of the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota. ... Machteld Johanna Mellink (born 1917 in The Netherlands; died Febaruary 24, 2006, in Haverford, Pennsylvania) was a leading Near Eastern archaeologist of the twentieth century. ... The College of Wooster is a liberal arts college with fewer than 2000 students located in Wooster, Ohio, in Wayne County, Ohio. ... Founded in 1962, the American University of Paris (AUP) is the oldest American institution of higher learning in Europe. ... This article or section contains information that has not been verified and thus might not be reliable. ... Duke University is a private coeducational research university located in Durham, North Carolina, USA. The school, which officially became Duke University in 1924, traces its institutional roots to 1838. ...

At Duke he was also popular as an out activist for gay and lesbian rights. In March 2004, just months before his death, the University of Kansas promoted him to associate professor. The University of Kansas (often referred to as KU or Kansas) is an institution of higher learning located in Lawrence, Kansas. ...

Rehak died in June 2004, aged 50, of complications from a heart attack aggravated by a long struggle living with AIDS. Acquired immune deficiency syndrome or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS or Aids) is a collection of symptoms and infections in humans resulting from the specific damage to the immune system caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). ...



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