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2016 Herington Competition Winners

November 3, 2016

Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Annual Herington Competition! Jessica Carter – Herington Prize in Greek Evan Colby – Herington Prize in Latin The Herington Greek and Latin Poetry Prizes, established in 1999 by Maynard and Florence Mack in … Read more

Cicek Beeby highlighted in Carolina Arts & Sciences Magazine

October 7, 2016

Cicek Beeby, graduate student in Classical Archaeology, is highlighted in the Fall 2016 edition of the Carolina Arts & Sciences Magazine.  The article, “A teacher digs deeper” can be found on the magazine’s website here.  The piece spotlights Cicek’s role … Read more

Azoria Project Accepting Applications for Summer 2017

September 20, 2016

The Azoria Project is conducting its final full-scale excavation season in May-July 2017, and seeks student volunteers to participate as trench assistants.  The program trains students in problems, methods, and research practices in Mediterranean and Aegean archaeology by providing them … Read more

Congratulations to Our Most Recent PhDs!

July 28, 2016

2015-16 brought a bumper crop of new PhDs, and we are very pleased to report that many of them have done well in a very difficult job market: Erika Weiberg will be starting as tenure-track Assistant Professor at Florida State … Read more

Jordan Preuss Awarded Oxford’s Ertegun Scholarship

May 17, 2016

Jordan Preuss, a recent graduate of the Post-Baccalaureate program has been named a recipient of a Ertegun Scholarship at Oxford University.  Jordan will be a member of Merton College where she plans to study Greek and Latin linguistics during her … Read more

Summer Session Registration begins Monday, March 21!

March 18, 2016

The Classics Department is seeking students for summer coursework in 2016!  Courses offered this summer include Sex and Gender in Antiquity, Medical Terminology, Egyptian Archaeology, and Classical Mythology.  Summer study offers a great opportunity to learn about the ancient world … Read more