Dr. Maurizio Forte awarded the Outstanding Work Award at the China International Tangible Interaction Design and Innovation Exhibition, 2015

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

CLST Professor, Dr. Maurizio Forte, was recently awarded an Outstanding Work Award (from the top 21 pieces out of 70 nominated works) by the China International Tangible Interaction Design and... Read More »

Dr. William Johnson on “Ancient Magic and Ancient Literacies”

Thursday, October 20, 2016

This October William Johnson gave an invited paper on “Ancient Magic and Ancient Literacies” as the conference respondent for Inscribing Power in Antiquity at the Ludwig-Maximilians-... Read More »

Laura Camp receives Research Travel Award

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Duke Graduate Student Laura Camp receives Research Travel Award from The Department of Classical Studies to support her studies in the 2017 Winter Program in Greek Palaeography at the American... Read More »

Cord Peters is awarded the Chester P. Middlesworth Award

Monday, August 8, 2016

We are delighted to report that our outgoing student Cord Peters has been awarded the Chester P. Middlesworth Award. Read More »

Duke graduate student Robert Dudley successfully defends his dissertation

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Congrats to Robert Dudley for successfully defending his dissertation last week on "Rhetoric, Roman Values, and the Fall of the Republic in Cicero's Reception of Plato". Well done Dr. Dudley... Read More »

CLST Professor José González Recognized for Teaching Excellence

Monday, July 11, 2016

CLST Professor José González was recently recognized by the Dean for Academic Affairs for his contribution to teaching excellence at Duke University. Teaching excellence is at the core of Duke’s... Read More »

Professor William Johnson presents at the Music in the Time of Vergil

Friday, June 24, 2016

In June William Johnson presented a multi-media paper, “Imperial Pantomime and Satoshi Miyagi’s Medea,” for a conference called Music in the Time of Vergil at the Villa ... Read More »

Congratulations to our graduating Class of 2016!

Monday, May 16, 2016

Classical Civilizations – Majors Nolan Russell – Cum Laude David Stringer Classical Languages – Majors Elizabeth Djinis Edwin Holt Cord Peters Repton Salisbury Alex Serebransky – Cum... Read More »

National Geographic Sponsors Prof. Forte's Vulci 3000 Project

Monday, April 18, 2016

National Geographic Society / Waitt Grants Program has awarded support to Professor Maurizio Forte for his project "Vulci 3000 - the City-State: Formation, Development and Transformation", ... Read More »

Prof. Alicia Jiménez wins Loeb Classical Library Foundation award to excavate Roman camps near Numantia, Spain

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Prof. A. Jiménez of Duke’s Department of Classical Studies has recently set up an excavation project in Renieblas (Soria, Spain), where at least five Roman camps roughly dated to the 2nd-1st... Read More »