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Apr 25 2018 | Stanford News
GRANT PARKER, associate professor of classics, will collaborate with Paul Tichmann, the director of digitization at the Iziko Museums of South Africa, and DILLON GISCH, a Stanford graduate student in classics, on the creation of a digital database – Mapping Cape Slavery – describing labor in the...
Apr 12 2018
Ted Kelting, doctoral candidate in the Classics department, was recently announced as the recipient of the 2018 Centennial Teaching Assistant Award. This award recognizes outstanding teaching assistants for their service in and dedication to providing excellent classroom instruction for Stanford...
Apr 12 2018
Susan Stephens, the Sara Hart Kimball Professor in the Humanities, just received the 2018 Dean's Award for Achievements in Teaching from the School of Humanities and Sciences. She was awarded for many years of innovative teaching and mentoring, including launching a MOOC on the history of sports at...
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The department is happy to announce that Josh Lappen (Classics BA, Civil & Environmental Engineering MS) is the recipient of a 2018 Marshall Scholarship. Josh is headed to Oxford University.
The cover of the book The Great Leveler by Walter Scheidel
Oct 26 2017
Prof. Walter Scheidel's most recent book, The Great Leveler, selected as a finalist for the Cundhill History Prize and Business Book of the Year (2017) for the Financial Times and McKinsey. Congratulations Prof. Scheidel!