Department of Classics

New scholarships and research opportunities! New annual scholarship and research awards for students beginning Fall 2014 as part of the NIAF Pellegri Program on Roman Antiquity and Its Legacy in America. READ MORE
CLASSICS AWARDED $500K NIAF PELLEGRI GRANT FROM THE NATIONAL The grant will expand classical studies and focus on historical ties between the U.S. capital and the Roman Empire. READ MORE
New Summer Course in Greece with Professor Jorge Bravo New Summer Course in Greece: Professor Jorge Bravo will teach a new archaeological fieldwork course at Kenchreai, the eastern harbor of ancient Corinth. READ MORE Archaeology of Corinth



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.



Professor Judith P. Hallett of the University of Maryland, College Park, Classics Department is the recipient of the 2015 Lambda Classical Caucus (LCC) Activism Award.

Eugesta, an online journal on gender studies in antiquity, has recently released its fourth issue for 2014. The increased attention accorded to concepts of sex and gender developed by work in ge

A paper entitled “The Clemency of Caesar” written by Classics major Thomas Bunting in the fall semester of 2013 for Prof.


1400 Marie Mount Hall
Tuesday, February 03, 2015 - 7:30 PM
Friday, March 06, 2015 - 3:00 PM
Ulrich Recital Hall, Tawes Hall
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 3:30 PM