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10 months ago
Dear College of Humanities Students, Despite the ever-changing challenges posed by the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), the College of Humanities remains focused on two priorities for students: your health and your academic progress toward...
1 year ago
Classics at the University of Arizona is pleased to provide Travel Grants to students enrolled in Classics courses through the Arizona in Orvieto (Italy) study abroad program in the 2020 Spring semester. With a generous grant from the Dorrance...
1 year ago
Arizona in Orvieto, Summer 2020   In Summer 2020,  Classics faculty member Dr. Bridget Langley will be offering opportunities to study Classics through the Arizona in Orvieto (Italy) study abroad program.   The program dates in Italy are May 17-...
Image from the 1953 film Julius Caesar.
1 year ago
  The Cynthia White Travel and Study in Italy Award will be given in 2020 to students enrolled in a UA Classics course while participating in academic travel in Italy and/or study abroad programs in Italy. For more information, contact Professor...
1 year ago
The Homerathon is an annual tradition presented by Eta Sigma Phi, the Classics Honors Society, and the faculty of Classics. Each year, volunteers work together to read one of Homer's epics aloud in English from start to finish in a single day,...
1 year ago
The 10th annual Tucson Humanities Festival features 10 events offering thought-provoking lectures, panels, readings and films by faculty and special guests, including poet and author Sandra Cisneros.   As new ideas develop and new technologies...
1 year ago
You are invited to join Professor Sarah McCallum and other language enthusiasts to experiment with the art of Latin verse composition!  Drop in at one of the following Tuesday sessions, 5:00-6:00pm: September 17; October 1, 15, 29; November 12, 26;...
1 year ago
  The new minor in Ancient Greek requires completion of GRK 101-202 plus one additional 3-unit course with a CLAS or GRK prefix. The Department of Religious Studies and Classics is pleased to announce the launch of a newly designed minor in...
1 year ago
2019 Graduate Orientation Monday, August 19 9:00am—Reception for First Year Graduate Students - Education Building, Room 310 10:30am—Diagnostic Test: Greek (required for all First Year Students and anyone interested in serving as a GAT for GRK...
1 year ago
The Center for Digital Humanities has selected six faculty research projects for development awards. The projects will  combine research in a humanities discipline with cutting-edge technology, like data visualization, digital storytelling, motion...
1 year ago
Arica Hanson, a Classics major, has been named a recipient of the competitive SILLC Global Award. She will use the funds to study Classics in Italy this summer through the Arizona in Orvieto program.  Arica is also the president of UA’s chapter of ...
Cover of "Uncovering Anna Perenna"
2 years ago
The department would like to congratulate Professor Sarah McCallum for the edited volume recently published by Bloomsbury Press: Uncovering Anna Perenna: A Focused Study of Roman Myth and Culture.   The figure of Anna Perenna embodies the complexity...

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