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Duke Graduate Student Tripp Young successfully defends his dissertation

Friday, April 1, 2016

Congrats to Tripp Young for successfully defending his dissertation yesterday on "Plato's Cretan Colony: Theology and Religion in the Political Philosophy of the Laws". Well done Dr. Young! Read More »



Classics Professor, Alicia Jiménez invited to Roman Archaeology Conference

Monday, March 14, 2016

Duke Classics Professor, Alicia Jiménez has recently been invited to act as a discussant of the session "REPLICATION AND STANDARDIZATION IN THE ROMAN WORLD" organized by Professor... Read More »



12 Duke Graduates Named Fulbright Scholars

Monday, February 22, 2016

For the 12th straight year, Duke University is one of the top producers of U.S. Fulbright Scholars, with 12 students awarded the latest scholarships, the U.S. Department of State announced Monday.The... Read More »



Team completes collaborative, open-licensed translation of ancient lexicon

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Working with the Duke Collaboratory for Classics Computing, Josh Sosin, John P. Aldrup-MacDonald, Mackenzie Zalin (PhD), Matthew Farmer (Asst. Prof. Classics, U. Missouri), and members of the ’crowd... Read More »



Congratulations, Professor José González

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Please join us in congratulations: the Provost has accepted the recommendation that José González be promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure in our department, effective July 1, 2016... Read More »



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 »



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