Student News

In this "Year of Immigration" at the Unversity, the Classic’s Department held a conference on the Greek concept of nostos, homecoming and the desire for it, as expressed in Greek litera

Dr. Parara presenting her paper

On March 21-24, 2019,  Dr. Polyvia Parara successfully presented a new paper based on her research project entitled “Classics in Reception: Cultural Identity and the Unique Case of Classical B

Thursday, March 7, 2019
New members of Eta Sigma Phi

Chapter Zeta Nu, the UMD chapter of of Eta Sigma Phi, the national Classics honor society, inducted eleven new members on March 7, 2019.  Those pictured are, from left to right:  Professor Robert

Thursday, January 10, 2019
Prof. Jorge Bravo

The Classics Department congratulates Associate Professor Jorge J.

The Department of Classics at the University of Maryland, College Park, invites papers and workshop proposals for a conference on May 2-4, 2019 entitled “Teaching Rome at Home”!

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

The Department of Classics announces with pride the recent promotions of three members of our faculty.

Saturday, April 28, 2018
The archaeological site of Nemea in Greece

Congratulations to Professor Jorge J. Bravo III, whose book, Excavations at Nemea IV:  The Shrine of Opheltes, has just been published by the University of California Press. 

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