Duke Graduate Student Mack Zalin successfully defends his dissertation

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Congrats to Mack Zalin for successfully defending his dissertation yesterday on “Studies in Aetiology and Historical Methodology in Herodotus”. Well done Dr. Zalin! Read More »

Duke Graduate School Fellowship Award Winners

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Congratulations to Duke graduate students Melissa Huber, Courtney Monahan, David Stifler, and Robert Dudley, who have all received Summer Research Fellowships for Summer 2016! Read More »

2014-15 Annual Newsletter PHEME

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

The latest edition of Duke's Department of Classical Studies annual newsletter, PHEME is available now. Read More »

Valerie Ashby to Become Arts & Sciences Dean

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Valerie Sheares Ashby, a professor and chair of the chemistry department at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-CH), will be the next dean of Trinity College of Arts & Sciences... Read More »

Duke Inducts New Members into Phi Beta Kappa

Saturday, May 9, 2015

The nation’s oldest academic honor society inducted 166 Duke University juniors, seniors and alumni in Reynolds Theater on Thursday, May 7. The Phi Beta Kappa initiation launched the class of 2015... Read More »

Congratulations Class of 2015!

Friday, May 8, 2015

Classical Civilizations – Majors Barbara Blachut – Cum laude Amanda Rae Fetter Deborah Lynn Mayers Brittany Alexis Nanan Sonora A. Williams Erica Elizabeth Zeno Classical Languages –... Read More »

Placement Announcement

Friday, May 1, 2015

Congratulations to our latest PhD graduate, Cliff Robinson, who has recently accepted tenure-track position at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. Read More »

2014-15 Awards and Honors

Friday, May 1, 2015

Congratulations to Robert Dudley who has won a Fulbright Scholarship to study in Germany in 2015-16. Read More »

2014-15 Awards and Honors

Friday, May 1, 2015

Congratulations to Katie Langenfeld for winning the President's Award for Best Graduate Student Paper from the Classical Association of the Midwest and South - Southern Section.  She gave "... Read More »

What Have the Romans Done For Us?

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

In 1985, a new Spanish law decreed that any historically significant land targeted for development must first be explored by an archaeologist.This meant little at the time to Alicia Jiménez, then a... Read More »