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Congratulations to Dillon Gisch who has been awarded the 2020-21 Arthur Ross / Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Rome Prize!   Dillon’s dissertation investigates how persons in the ancient Roman world appropriated the form and transformed the function…
Stanford University Classics department congratulates this year's graduates with a warm virtual applause!  Full list of graduating students, honors and awards. 

This year's undergraduate Honor's theses were presented via Zoom. 
Pictured here is undergraduate student, Emma Grover.

The Department of Classics proudly announces the presentation of three newly-completed undergraduate honors theses! Emma Grover "Aurality and Latinity in the Canterbury New Hymnal Manuscripts" Advisor: Grant Parker Second reader: John Klopacz…

PhD graduate student, Alyson Melzer defending this past Winter quarter. 

We are happy to report that Leonardo Cazzadori , Anne Duray, Eunsoo Lee and Alyson Melzer successfully passed their PhD defenses in Winter and Spring quarters.   Congratulations, Dr. Cazzadori, Dr. Duray, Dr. Lee and Dr. Melzer!   Leo is on the…
Graduate student David Pickel has accepted the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Dissertation Fellowship from Stanford's Humanities Center.  These fellowships are awarded to "advanced doctoral students whose work is of the highest quality" and provide a…