02/07/2020 - Congratulations to Professor Brian Walters receives the distinguished and highly competitive 2019-20 LAS Dean's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching!
- Gift of $750,000 by Prof. Barbara Wallach helps students and faculty in the Department of the Classics
02/07/2020 - The Department of Classics has received an estate gift of $750,000 from alumna Barbara Wallach (MA, ’70; PhD, ’74, classics) an emerita associate professor of classical studies at the University of
01/30/2020 - The News Gazette published a tribute to Professor Scanlan's Mythology class, taught for generations of students at Illinois.
01/27/2020 - Check out this great opportunity to study Archaeology in China this coming summer!
01/21/2020 - Professor Clara Bosak Schroeder is co-curating a new exhibition at Krannert Art Museum called “Hive,” combining two 18-foot-tall inflatable sculptures and an immersive sound installation. The proje
01/10/2020 - Using plants found on campus, students in the Intermediate Ancient Greek class taught by Professor Dan Leon take a hands-on approach to learning about ancient society!
12/19/2019 - Professor Angeliki Tzanetou and her students explored issues of war and trauma through Greek tragedies and learned how the th
12/09/2019 - Dr. Hadjipolycarpou is leading a study abroad trip to Greece in May 2020 with a class on Crisis and Transformation!
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.