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Feb 23 2015 | Reed College Classics
Prof. Anastasia-Erasmia Peponi was selected as both the keynote speaker for the 44th Annual Meeting of the Classical Association of the Pacific Northwest and the inaugural speaker for Rumpakis/Dussin lecture series at Reed College. Prof. Peponi's talk is entitled "Grasping Beauty: Pleasure,...
Jan 5 2015
Each winter the Society of Classical Studies (formerly the American Philological Association) holds a join meeting with the Archaeological Institute of America. The conference features the presentation of individual papers, as well as discussion sessions. This year's conference, taking place from...
Jan 1 2015
Christopher Krebs was named co-editor of HISTOS, the On-line Journal of Ancient Historiography, on January 1st. Concurrently, The American branch of HISTOS was moved to Stanford. Begun in 1997, HISTOS publishes articles, working papers, and book reviews on a variety of topics within the field of...
Dec 16 2014 | Stanford News
This fall, Classics Department Professor Reviel Netz co-taught SIMILE (Science in the Making Integrated Learning Environment), a yearlong intensive humanities program for freshmen interested in the sciences. The program aims to look at science through the lens of history. Read more below at...
Excerpted from full article: An international team of environmental scientists, hydrologists and ancient Rome experts has suggested that one of the factors that led to the downfall of the Roman Empire could be to do with how the ancient Romans managed their food supply amid rapid population growth...

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