Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Welcome to new and returning UGA Classics Summer Institute students on the first day of classes for 2019! Dr. Peter O’Connell is teaching LATN 8020, Virgil, and Institute Director, Dr. John Nicholson, (pictured with students) is teaching Roman Epistles, LATN 6050.
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Congratulations, Classics graduates! The Department celebrated the outstanding achievement of our students May 1 at the annual Honors Day and Graduation Celebration in Park Hall.
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Competition for the Gantz Prizes for undergraduates will be held on Saturday, April 6th, 11:00 A.M. in the Alexander Room (Park Hall 222). The exam will be one hour long. Tests will be given in three different levels, as detailed in poster.
Monday, October 8, 2018
UGA Classics Professors Christine Albright and Peter O'Connell at the UGA-Tennessee football game. Albright was recognized on the field as the 2017 winner of the Richard B. Russell Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.
Thursday, May 17, 2018
The University of Georgia Department of Classics welcomes new Assistant Professor of Classics Jordan Pickett. Jordan received his Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania’s Program in the Art and Archaeology of the Ancient Mediterranean World in 2015.
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