Department of Classics

Now accepting applications to our Masters program 2020-21 See a full description of the program at http://classics.umd.edu/academicprograms/graduate For more information, contact the Director of Graduate Studies, Dr. Eric Adler, eadler@umd.edu. READ MORE
Remembering the Jews of Greece Concert On November 7th, the Greek Chamber Music Project presented a powerful program in memory of the Holocaust, honoring the Sephardic Jews of Greece and the broader Mediterranean. READ MORE
Classical Influences in America ANCIENT AMERICA: INFLUENCES OF GREECE AND ROME ON THE POLITICAL AND IDEOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE UNITED STATES READ MORE

Welcome!

The members of the Classics Department pride ourselves on bringing the ancient world to life. Whether you choose to major in Classics or just take a course or two with us, we invite you to be a part of our lively learning community.

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Applicants should have reached the advanced level in at least one of the two ancient languages, and preferably in both Latin and Greek.

Pictures from the Greek concert on Nov 7! In this photo is Ellie Falaris Ganelin, UMD alumna and flutist who organized the concert

 

With the support of a generous grant from the National Italian American Foundation, a new website has been created describing the influences of classical antiquity in the creation of the U.S

Events

TBA
Thursday, December 05, 2019 - 5:00 PM