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Graduate Student Tom Cole's Paper Selected for the New England Political Science Association Conference

Friday, January 20, 2017

A warm congratulations to Graduate Student Tom Cole, whose paper, "Cicero's Influence on the United States Constitution” has been accepted for the New England Political Science Association Conference... Read More »



Graduate Student Erickson Bridges' Paper Selected for Boston University Graduate Classics Conference, Foreign Relations in the Ancient Mediterranean World

Friday, January 20, 2017

Congratulations to Graduate Student Erickson Bridges, who has had his paper, "Rituals in the Dark: Christians, Foreigners, and Religious Reaction to the Other in Classical Rome” accepted for the... Read More »



CLST Professor William Johnson Presents “From Bookroll to Codex”

Thursday, January 12, 2017

On December 2, Professor William Johnson presented “From Bookroll to Codex” to an interdisciplinary group of students and faculty at the year-long Mellon-Sawyer seminar, Cultural and Textual... Read More »



SCS and AIA Joint Annual Meeting in Toronto

Thursday, January 12, 2017

From January 5th to the 8th, the Joint Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) and the Society for Classical Studies (SCS) (formerly known as the American... Read More »



Dr. Ted Graham Successfully Defends Dissertation

Monday, December 12, 2016

A big congratulations to Ted Graham for successfully completing his dissertation today! Well done, Dr. Graham! Read More »



CLST Professor Maurizio Forte Class Presentations

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Professor Maurizio Forte's two digital classes, "Digital Archeology" and "Virtual Museums", will be having their final presentations on December 8th from 9:30 a.m.- 1:15 p.m. at Bay 12... Read More »



CLST Field Trip to Stagville Plantation with Professor Jiménez

Monday, December 5, 2016

Students taking Principles of Archaeology (CLST 144) with Prof. Jiménez visit the Stagville Plantation and compare the material record of Roman and 18th century slavery in the US. To see more... Read More »



The Reading Cultures of Judaism and Christianity in Late Antiquity: A Dialogue with William A. Johnson

Friday, December 2, 2016

On November 21st, Professor William Johnson presented his paper “Judaic and Christian Readers and Reading Cultures- A Response” at the Society for Biblical Literature conference in San... Read More »



Professor Renfrew from University of Cambridge discusses the Sapient paradox at Duke

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Colin Renfrew, Disney Professor Emeritus of Archaeology and former Director of the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research at the University of Cambridge, presented "The Sapient Paradox:... Read More »



Archaeology of Death Class Fieldtrip with Professor Jiménez

Friday, November 11, 2016

Fieldtrip to Maplewood cemetery in Durham with the Archaeology of Death class (Prof. Jiménez). We studied the relationship between social structure and cemeteries and compared Maplewood to Roman... Read More »



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