Past Events

20Mar Felines in Costa Rican Archaeology: Past and Present Museum ExhibitTuesday, March 20, 2012 - 12:00pm Sunday, September 30, 2012 - 9:00amPre-Columbian Gold Museum, San José, Costa Rica

Now through September, the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum in San José, Costa Rica will host an exhibit entitled Felines in Costa Rican Archaeology: Past and Present featuring beautiful stone, gold & clay objects depicting the six wild cats native to Costa Rica – the jaguar, ocelot, oncilla, margay, puma & jaguarundi. These pieces date back from 300 BC to 1,500 AD and were found throughout Costa Rica. The exhibition will help visitors learn a little more about the origin of these species and their present-day predicaments, appreciate the different pieces that were identified based on the felines living in Costa Rica, and appraise the different styles and techniques with which these animals were depicted in different regions and periods.

14Mar Panthera Snow Leopard Program Executive Director Dr. Tom McCarthy to Lecture at 2012 Swedish Wolf SymposiumWednesday, March 14, 2012 - 10:30am Wednesday, March 14, 2012 - 11:30amSweden

Panthera’s Snow Leopard Program Executive Director, Dr. Tom McCarthy, will participate in this year’s Swedish Wolf Symposium - a conference where scientists, conservationists, NGOs, hunters, government officials, businessmen, media and the general public gather to discuss the state of predators. Dr. McCarthy’s lecture, entitled, Snow Leopards: Conflict mitigation in the case of Central Asia’s apex mountain predator, will be held on the third day of the symposium, Wednesday March 14th at 10:30am.

For more information on the 2012 Swedish Wolf Symposium Lecture

Learn more about Panthera’s Snow Leopard Program

2Mar Panthera Featured as ‘Charity of the Day’ on Philanthroper.comFriday, March 2, 2012 - 10:00am Sunday, March 4, 2012 - 11:59pmphilanthroper.com

On Friday March 2nd, Panthera will be featured as the ‘Charity of the Day’ on Philanthroper.com - an online daily deal website that shares the story of a different 501(c)3 nonprofit on its home page every day! Panthera's work will also be promoted on Philanthroper's home page throughout the weekend. Beginning Friday at 10am through midnight on Sunday, March 4th, Panthera will receive donations directly through Philanthroper’s website. You can help support Panthera and protect big cats by donating $1 (or up to $10) through Philanthroper.com. Every dollar counts!

9Jan A Reading by Panthera’s CEO Dr. Alan RabinowitzMonday, January 9, 2012 - 7:00pm Monday, January 9, 2012 - 8:00pmMcNally Jackson Bookstore - 52 Prince St New York, NY 10012

Join us tonight at New York City’s McNally Jackson bookstore at 7pm to hear Panthera's CEO, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, read a story from the newly released book, The Moment, about how he became interested in wildlife conservation. The Moment includes a collection of personal stories from writers both famous & obscure about one moment that profoundly impacted their lives.

14Dec National Geographic WILD Airs ‘Lost Land of the Tiger’ featuring Panthera CEO Dr. Alan RabinowitzWednesday, December 14, 2011 - 9:00pm Wednesday, December 14, 2011 - 10:00pmNatGeo WILD

As part of 'Big Cat Week,' National Geographic WILD will air the BBC series ‘Lost Land of the Tiger,’ featuring Panthera’s CEO, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, on Wednesday, December 14, at 9pm et/pt.

Tune in to watch Dr. Alan Rabinowitz & a team of scientists as they travel through Bhutan in search of tigers. Click here to view the Nat Geo Wild television schedule.

Watch episode clips

12Dec Airing of NatGeo WILD Film "Hunt for the Shadow Cat" featuring Panthera's Jaguar ProjectsMonday, December 12, 2011 - 9:00pm Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 10:00pmNatGeo WILD

As part of 'Big Cat Week,' the National Geographic WILD film, 'Hunt for the Shadow Cat,' featuring Panthera's jaguar projects, Executive Director of Jaguar Programs, Dr. Howard Quigley,  and other Panthera jaguar scientists will air on Monday, December 12th, at 9pm et/pt and Thursday, December 15th, at 10pm et/pt.

Watch film clips, see film photos and learn more about 'American Cougar' at http://www.panthera.org/big-cat-week

12Dec Panthera CEO Dr. Alan Rabinowitz on The Diane Rehm ShowMonday, December 12, 2011 - 11:00am Monday, December 12, 2011 - 12:00pmThe Diane Rehm Show

Panthera CEO and world renowned tiger expert, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, will be interviewed live on The Diane Rehm Show on Monday, December 12th, at 11am EST. Dr. Rabinowitz will be joined by guest Caroline Alexander, author of the recent National Geographic article, A Cry for the Tiger.

11Dec Airing of NatGeo WILD 'American Cougar' Film Featuring Panthera's Dr. Howard Quigley & Teton Cougar ProjectSunday, December 11, 2011 - 9:00pm Monday, December 12, 2011 - 9:00pmNatGeo WILD

As part of 'Big Cat Week,' the National Geographic WILD film, 'American Cougar,' featuring Panthera's cougar expert Dr. Howard Quigley and the Teton Cougar Project, which Quigley directs, will air on Sunday 12/11 at 9P et/pt and Monday 12/12 at 8P et/pt.

Watch film clips, see film photos and learn more about 'American Cougar' at http://www.panthera.org/big-cat-week

11Dec Panthera's Dr. Howard Quigley Speaks at Screening of NatGeo WILD Film 'American Cougar'Sunday, December 11, 2011 - 7:00pm Sunday, December 11, 2011 - 7:00pmNational Museum of Wildlife Art - Jackson Hole, WY

Panthera Jaguar Program Executive Director and Teton Cougar Project Director, Dr. Howard Quigley, will speak at a special community screening of “American Cougar,” a program that follows wild cougars and their survival in the harsh landscape of the northern Rocky Mountains, on Sunday, December 11 at 7 p.m. at the National Museum of Wildlife Art in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

See film clips and learn more about 'American Cougar' at http://www.panthera.org/big-cat-week

30Nov Steve Winter National Geographic Lecture: On the Trail of the TigerWednesday, November 30, 2011 - 7:30pm Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 9:30pmNational Geographic Live

Join Panthera Media Director and National Geographic photographer, Steve Winter, for the ‘On the Trail of the Tiger’ lecture to learn about his recent travels through India, Sumatra, and Thailand to photograph the dwindling populations of tigers in these countries. Winter will also discuss how Panthera is working across tiger range states to protect the world’s remaining 3,200 tigers through the Tigers Forever program, which aims to increase tiger numbers by 50% in key sites throughout Asia over a ten year period.

Winter’s moving images of tigers will appear in the December 2011 issue of National Geographic and will also be on display for his lecture.