Our work in Thebes is made possible through financial support from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation, the Gladys Delmas Foundation, the Loeb Library Foundation and Bucknell University.

Financial donations from friends, alumni, and classics enthusiasts are welcomed and appreciated.

Your gift has great value to our students.

It could be the $10, $50, $500 or $5,000 gift that funds activities, equipment, and resources like these:


$35 feeds a Bucknell student for a day

$1,000 houses Bucknell students for a month


$100 fills one tank of gas for the excavation van

$1,500 sends one person to Thebes with a round-trip ticket

$6,000 rents a van for one season

Field Tools

$15 puts a trowel in a student's hand

$50 buys buckets for pottery washing

$500 provides materials for a dirt-sifting machine

$4,000 rents an RTK-GPS geologic measurement system


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