Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 9:30am

Students and faculty from across campus attended a Spotlight on the Arts literary event Friday, November 4th featuring Emily Greenwood, Chair of the Classics Department at Yale University and Professor of Classics and African American Studies. Dr. Nancy Felson, Professor Emerita of Classics at UGA, made introductory remarks and welcomed Dr. Greenwood. Thanks to the Willson Center for Humanities & Arts and Dr. Felson, sponsors of the lecture.

Friday, September 16, 2016 - 5:00pm

Experiential Learning Student Spotlight: Adam Kazmi, a third-year student majoring in anthropology and classical culture with a focus on classical archaeology, describes his experience conducting research to study in Sicily, Italy funded by a National Science Foundation Grant:

https://ovpi.uga.edu/news/experiential-learning-student-spotlight-adam-k...

 

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to M.A. student Anna Conti; her article, Writing as a Classicist appears on the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences Writing Intensive Program blog:  :http://wip.uga.edu/writing-as-a-classicist/

 

Monday, January 11, 2016 - 2:15pm

Kudos to Manisha Banga, a third-year Classics and English major, who will be published in this year’s JURO, UGA’s own online undergraduate research journal for humanities, social sciences, policy, and the arts!  Manisha’s paper, “The Narrative Retelling of Marginalized Ancient Greek Mythological Characters by Contemporary Female Authors,” explores how authors such as Anne Carson in Autobiography of Red, Sarah Ruhl in Eurydice, and Cherríe Moraga in The Hungry Woman tackle issues of victimhood and oppression in their transformation of ancient myths.  She argues that they do so by following a

Alex Karsten, UGA Classics graduate student and a Leapling (celebrating his birthday on February 29th), is featured in a video on the UGA Homepage. Alex explains what led to addition of the day to the Roman calendar by Julius Caesar in 45 B.C.

Link to Video 

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