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3 weeks ago
Yunbei Xu, a double major in Classics and Anthropology at the University of Arizona, is a 2021 recipient of the SILLC Global Award. The SILLC Global Award provides funding for study abroad and accepts applications every year from majors in Classics...
1 month ago
Eleni Hasaki (Associate Professor Anthropology/Classics) coedited a volume with Martin Bentz (University of Bonn, Germany) titled Reconstructing Scales of Production in the Ancient Greek World: Producers, Processes, Products, People (2020). The...
1 month ago
The Hellenic Cultural Foundation is delighted to announce a new scholarship in honor of James P. Sfarnas, the first president of the HCF. The first James P. Sfarnas Hellenic Studies Scholarship will be awarded in the spring of 2021 to University of...
2 months ago
Congratulations to Professor Robert Groves, who is a recipient of the 2020 Award for Excellence in the Teaching of Classics at the College Level! This award is conferred by the Society for Classical Studies (SCS), the North American professional...
3 months ago
The results of the the College Greek Exam, administered last spring to students in Greek 102 are finally in, and two Arizona students have won recognition from the nationally administered exam.  Undergraduate Tyler Wilhelm's score earned him a...
4 months ago
The Department of Religious Studies and Classics is excited to offer support to University of Arizona students who would like to begin their study of Ancient Greek this winter!   Greek 101- Elementary Classical Greek I will be available fully online...
Sele metope, two women running, c. 510 BC
4 months ago
Fulfill some of your General Education with Classics. Tier I Individuals & Societies, Diversity Emphasis CLAS 150C1 Pyramids & Mummies: Ancient Egyptian Society HUMS 150B1 Mind-Altering Substances in the Ancient World   Tier I Traditions...
5 months ago
As Athens rose to become the intellectual and cultural center of Ancient Greece in the fifth century BC, communities of artists within the city began transforming established traditions with ground-breaking innovations.   Athenian potters dominated...
6 months ago
In accordance with University policy, all graduate orientation events will occur remotely.  Zoom links will be sent out through email.  If you require a link, please contact Dr. Courtney Friesen: friesen@email.arizona.edu. Monday, August 17 9:00am—...
8 months ago
Classics will be offering Intensive Latin and Intensive Greek in Summer 2020. For registration information, visit:   http://summer-winter.arizona.edu/ . Summer Session I, June 8 - July 9, 2020Intensive Latin 112 (Grammar and Syntax), ONLINE, 6 units...
9 months ago
Maggie Camp and Robert Stephan have been selected as the College of Humanities 2020 faculty award winners.   Camp, Assistant Professor of East Asian Studies, is the Distinguished Undergraduate Advising/Mentoring Award recipient. Camp was also the...
9 months ago
Three professors in the Department of Religious Studies and Classics have been promoted, demonstrating excellent performance in teaching, service and research.   Courtney Friesen is promoted from Assistant Professor of Religious Studies and Classics...

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