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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 »



Classical Studies With a Technological Edge

Monday, June 23, 2014

From drones to ancient tombs, students in the inaugural Duke in Tuscany program have learned how to blend emerging technology with the study of ancient cultures.Besides being the first Duke program... Read More »



Student Laurels and Honors, 2014

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

National AwardsTruman ScholarsDuke University juniors Dominique Beaudry and Jamie Bergstrom are among 59 students selected as 2014 Truman Scholars.Students are selected based on their records of... Read More »



Crowdsourcing Research: A Team Effort

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Thanks to Ben Brumfield, we may soon be Googling our way through Byzantine records and medieval manuscripts."Search engines, because of how they organize information, allow us to make serendipitous... Read More »



New Program Connects Arts with Science

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Hans J. Van Miegroet wants to expand on the traditional college lecture by bringing theory and practice together.He wants to expand creativity in the student experience and better provide the... Read More »



Duke to Honor Late Poet Seamus Heaney With Public Reading, Oct. 1

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Several Duke faculty members, students and alumni will join President Richard H. Brodhead for a poetry reading to honor the late Irish poet and 1995 Nobel laureate Seamus Heaney, who died in August.... Read More »



Three Duke Faculty Named Named Humanities Fellows

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Three Duke faculty members are members of the newest class of Fellows at the National Humanities Center.They are Joshua Sosin from Classical Studies, Robert E. Mitchell from English and Sarah T.... Read More »



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