Melissa Huber defends her dissertation!

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Melissa Huber successfully defended her dissertation yesterday on “Monumentalizing Infrastructure: Claudius and the City and People of Rome”. Congrats Dr. Huber! Read More »


Check out our Featured Course of the Day on Social Media

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Only 9 more days until Duke University's Fall 2019 registration begins! Tomorrow begins our Featured Course of the Day posts on our Facebook and Twitter pages. We'll be featuring one course... Read More »


Gabi Stewart '18 highlighted in Visible Thinking,. Duke's new UG journal

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

The first issue of Visible Thinking, Duke's new journal that showcases "signature undergraduate research," has the senior thesis of Gabi Stewart ('18) among its first articles. Check it out: https://... Read More »


Università di Cassino e del Lazio meridionale confers honorary degree on Francis Newton

Monday, February 25, 2019

Francis Newton will receive an honorary degree in “Lettere" from the Università di Cassino e del Lazio meridionale, "for his well known merits as a scholar of Southern Italian Benedictine culture and... Read More »

Christian with his session's moderator, Professor Aleydis van de Moortel (UT-Knoxville)

Duke Undergraduate Presents Paper at Undergraduate Classics Conference

Saturday, February 23, 2019

On Saturday, Duke Sophomore, Christian Burke, presented his paper, "The Influence of Cult on the Ritual and Funerary Assemblages of 'Submycenaean' and Protogeometric Pottery," at the University of... Read More »


Duke Conversations

Friday, February 22, 2019

Professor Sosin hosts a Duke Conversation--a super cool student-run series of informal dinners that nominated faculty members host in their homes with undergraduates. Read More »


Hannah Jacobs will present her work creating Digital Humanities tools for the classroom, including collaboration with Alicia Jiménez (CLST 354 Roman Spectacles), at the DSS open house

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

At its annual open house on Thursday, February 21st in Bostock 127, Duke University Libraries’ Digital Scholarship Services department showcases some of its work over the past year. This year’s slate... Read More »


Duke Certamen, 15-16 Feb. 2019

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Some photos from the Latin Hack-a-thon on Feb. 15, when brave middle-school Latinists translated Latin inscriptions! Cohors GREENSBORO, with organizers Margot Ambruster & Samya Sao... Read More »


Duke-UNC Classics Graduate Symposium,

Saturday, February 9, 2019

The Duke-UNC Classics Graduate Symposium was a fantastic success! On Sat., 9 Feb., Tar Heels and Blue Devils congregated in Chapel Hill for nine lightning talks and then continued deliberations on a... Read More »


Homer for lunch and for fun

Friday, January 25, 2019

Homer for lunch and for fun! That's how we do it here. Also, a typewriter, microfiche, and tissues. But mostly Homer. From Left - Clockwise: Professor Claire Catenaccio, Graduate Students Alex... Read More »