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Camille Gandhi (BAS, MA 2012)

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Recent News

The early 6th-century “church wreck” at Marzamemi, excavated by Justin Leidwanger and colleagues since 2013, is one of the dozen sites (alongside the Uluburun shipwreck, Mary Rose, and HMS Terror) featured in A History
Jordan Lee published his first article on work he did in the Epidemiology MS program at Stanford. Jordan is first author. Congratulations!
Hans Bork (Stanford) – Classics (Latin)/ Digital Humanities. Ph.D., UCLA 2018, M.A.; Washington University in St.

Upcoming Events

April
19
Date
Friday, April 19, 2024. 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Location
Building 320, Geology Corner
450 Jane Stanford Way, Building 320, Stanford, CA 94305
105

Reception: Outside of Geology Corner (320-105). Appetizers and drinks provided. 5-5:30pm

Talk description: In this talk…

April
26
Date
Friday, April 26, 2024. 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location
Building 110
450 Jane Stanford Way Building 110, Stanford, CA 94305
112

Talk Description: My talk will focus on the difference between the way emotions are conceived in antiquity and in modern culture, with…

May
3
Date
Friday, May 3, 2024. 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location
Building 110
450 Jane Stanford Way Building 110, Stanford, CA 94305
112

Talk Description: This talk explores the concept of “local myth,” often contrasted to “universal” or “Panhellenic” traditions of…