11/21/2019 - The Department of the Classics offers students the opportunity to study in China.
10/09/2019 - Alex Augustynski makes the most of a prestigious student summer program in Greece!
10/03/2019 - Professor Antony Augoustakis has just co-edited a new book on loyalty and trust in Flavian literature with Professors Emma Buckley (St. Andrews) and Claire Stocks (Newcastle).
10/02/2019 - Students in Professor Bosak-Schroeder's CLCV 114: Introduction to Greek Culture visit the Spurlock Museum every few weeks to discover a "mystery" object from the collection.
09/13/2019 - Professor Antony Augoustakis is one of the five professors named University Scholars for Urbana-Champaign campus.
09/04/2019 - Professor Antony Augoustakis was interviewed for the Illinois Alumni Magazine Fall 2019 and talks about the Classics and beyond.
09/03/2019 - The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Fall 2019 magazine features article on Professor William Abbot Oldfather and his legacy for the Department and the Classics Library at Illinois.
08/26/2019 - Professor Antony Augoustakis is co-organizing an international conference in Udine, Italy, with Professor Marco Fucecchi of the University of Udine on the topic of "Return to the Future: Silius Ita
05/31/2019 - "Meet the Romans” and “Meet the Greeks” summer camps for children 9-12 will be offered one extra week, Jun
05/01/2019 - The Department of the Classics announces the establishment of the George N.
05/01/2019 - The Department of the Classics announces the establishment of the George N. Reveliotis Family Hellenic Studies Endowment of $1.5 million.
04/22/2019 - Christopher Gipson received the Fowler-Merle-Smith Fellowship from the American School of Classical Studies at Athens (ASCSA) to support a full year of study in Greece for 2019-20. Read the full st
04/10/2019 - The 2018-19 competition and application for the Houston Papademetriou awards are available here with a deadline of May
04/09/2019 - In collaboration with the National Hellenic Museum in Chicago, we are presenting a talk by Professor Andromache Karanika of the University of California at Irvine on "WORK AND WEDDING SONGS: PERSPE