Laura Winters defends her dissertation!

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Laura Winters successfully defended her dissertation on Thursday (3/26/2020) on “Schools of Greek Mathematical Practice”. Congrats Dr. Winters! Read More »

Conference participants (image from the University of Tuebingen and the European Islands Conference)

Dr. Kyle Jazwa presents his research on Maa-Palaeokastro at the European Islands conference in Tubingen, Germany

Saturday, November 23, 2019

Last week, Dr. Kyle Jazwa participated in the European Islands conference at the University of Tuebingen in Germany. He presented preliminary results from his 2018 architectural documentation project... Read More »

Morning workshop

Cultures of Reading in the ancient Mediterranean: Jews, Christians, Greeks, Romans

Monday, October 28, 2019

On October 28, Duke hosted a workshop, followed by a conference, with scholars from Classical Studies, New Testament Studies, and Jewish Studies on the topic of Cultures of Reading in the ancient... Read More »


Ancient Science and Technology course is awarded a David L Paletz Innovative Course Enhancement Grant

Friday, October 25, 2019

Dr. Kyle Jazwa and Michael Freeman's "Ancient Science and Technology" course was recently awarded a David L Paletz Innovative Course Enhancement Grant for this year's Ancient Science Fair. Students... Read More »

Tom Cole Dissertation

Tom Cole defends his dissertation!

Friday, October 25, 2019

Tom Cole successfully defended his dissertation this past Friday on “Beyond Republicanism: Political Thought in Tacitus’ Minor Works”. Congrats Dr. Cole! Read More »

Boatwright speaks at Elon

Boatwright speaks at Elon

Monday, September 16, 2019

On Sept. 16, 2019 Prof Boatwright spoke at Elon University on the Jewish Revolts against Rome. Read More »


Kyle Jazwa Spent the Summer Studying (and Making!) Ancient Greek Architecture

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Dr. Kyle Jazwa recently returned from Greece where he studied unpublished clay architectural fragments from several sites, including Rouf (Attica), the Athenian Agora, and Dimini. He also visited the... Read More »

Antonio LoPiano and Alicia Jiménez in the annex to one the camps

Prof. Jiménez obtains new data in the field to create a digital plan of the Roman camps near Numantia (Renieblas, Spain)

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

A team from three Universities (Duke, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and Universidad de Castilla La Mancha) led by Prof. Jiménez completed in August an intensive field survey of the Roman camps... Read More »

Upcoming talk by Duke professor, in CT

Upcoming talk by Duke professor, in CT

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Prof. Tolly Boatwright will present an illustrated talk, "Imperial Women of Rome," in Stonington, CT, Sept. 8, 2019. Read More »

Grad Student Outing to the Ballpark

Grad Student Outing to the Ballpark

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

In what has started to become a semester-opening tradition, a bunch of classics graduate students spent a relaxing evening together at the ballpark watching the Durham Bulls. Grads enjoying a... Read More »