The Classic's department is excited to hear about Zoe Singleton's upcoming summer internship at the Library of Congress.

Photo of Alexander Thomopoulos

Alexander earned a minor in Modern Greek in 2015 from UMD and has been actively using his language skills while a

The Classic's Department would like to recognize another student who is studying abroad this semester at the University of Manchester, Monica Gillispie.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

This semester, Meghan Lockwood has been studying in Rome at the Intercollegiate Center for Classical Studies (also sometimes called Centro). Here's what she has said about her experience:

The deadling for our study abroad programs are coming soon!

For those of you wondering whether your humanities degree is worth the four years, research shows that students who graduate with such a degree obtain and succeed in successful careers at a rate c

Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Professor Judith Hallett

Congratulations to Professor and Distinguished Scholar-Teacher Emerita Judith Hallett, who has received the 2019 Leadership Award of the Women's Classical Caucus.

Portrait bust of Cato and Porcia

The Department of Classics will be offering an advanced course in Latin Pedagogy next spring as a series of Saturday workshops with lunch.  Students may register at the 400 or 600 level.

Photo of Prof. Parara with Ambassadors of Greece and Cyprus

Dr. Polyvia Para was invited as a speaker at the Fall 2019 National Hellenic Student Association Convention at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., on November 2, 2019. Dr.