Advanced undergraduate student Chiara Tondi Resta presents her research on a life-size marble statue of Aphrodite from central Italy in the North Carolina Museum of Art.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 8:45am

On October 24-25 students in Assistant Professor Mark Abbe's Classics-Art History course "Approaches to the Study of Greek and Roman Sculpture" travelled to the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh to study the museum's important and diverse collection of classical statuary. Graduate and advanced-undergraduate students received a unique behind-the-scenes tour of the museum, including meetings with the Curator of Ancient Art, Dr. Caroline Rocheleau, Conservator Noelle Ocon, and Exhibition Designer Eric Gaard.

Friday, May 8, 2015 - 4:15pm

A.E. Stallings, (AB, Latin 1990), who received a MacArthur fellowship a recently has been nominated for Oxford Professor of Poetry.

A.E. Stallings is an American poet who studied Classics at the University of Georgia and Oxford.  She has published three collections of poetry, Archaic Smile, Hapax, and Olives, and a verse translation (in rhyming fourteeners!) of Lucretius, The Nature of Things.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 1:00pm

Congratulations to Dr. Norman who has been named UGA associate vice president for instruction!

See the article at UGA Today.

Monday, March 23, 2015 - 12:45pm

Latin and Greek major in the department of classics Elizabeth Ridgeway recently presented her research at the Harvard University Center for Hellenic Studies' Undergraduate Symposium in Washington, D.C.

Read the story HERE!

Monday, February 23, 2015 - 5:15pm

The fees for the Rome Program have been reduced to $4900 for 2015 since the dollar is doing so well. This is really fantastic news! Read more about the Rome Program and see the fee schedule at!

For more information contact Elena Bianchelli, Program Director at