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Oct 18 2018
The Department of Classics is delighted to welcome Michael Penn, Teresa Hinh Moore Professor of Religious Studies and the Director of Undergraduate Studies for the Department of Religious Studies, as a professor of Classics by courtesy. Professor Penn is a specialist in the history of early...
Oct 11 2018
The Department of Classics is pleased to announce that three of its graduate students have been awarded fellowships for the upcoming academic year. Gabrielle Thiboutot received the Samuel H. Kress Fellowship, Scott Weiss was awarded the Mellon Fellowship, and Ted Kelting received the Geballe...
Oct 10 2018
Christopher B. Krebs, associate professor, will give the Prentice Lecture at Princeton University. His talk, entitled "Classics As Crime Fiction. A Conversation with Caesar, Labienus, and Polybius," will take place on November 15th. For more information, visit
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Aug 15 2018
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Jun 13 2018
Throughout history, many groups, including ancient Greeks and Romans, have colonized the island of Sicily. Stanford senior Madeleine Ota researched how remnants of those classical civilizations affect the lives of local residents today. Read about Madeleine Ota's research on Stanford News