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Classics WIM in Rome!

Twelve students who are enrolled in CLASSICS 150 in Spring Quarter 21-22 will have the opportunity to travel to Rome, Italy for one week!

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Due to the pandemic, all teaching will be online for Weeks 1 and 2 of the winter term. In-person teaching of grad-level courses should resume on Tuesday, January 18 and undergrad courses on Monday, January 24!

Upcoming Events

Points of View: Why Classics?

The Lorenz Eitner Lectures on Classical Art and Culture

Made possible through the generosity of Peter and Lindsay Joost, the Eitner Lectures on Classical Art and Culture aim to publicize Classics and Classical scholarship to a wider public. The lecture series was established in honor of the late Lorenz Eitner, renowned scholar, teacher and writer. The date and lecturer of the next Eitner Lecture are:

April 2020 - CANCELLED and being rescheduled for 2021
Phiroze Vasunia

Stanford Classics Early Career Visiting Fellows

Dr. Ben Russell

In 2013 the department established this program to support outstanding early-career Classicists. Dr. Ben Russell joined us for the 18-19 academic year.

Alumni and Friends of Classics