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Luke Kelly (Photo by George E. Clark)

Classics concentrator wins national award

September 2, 2016

Luke Kelly, Classics Concentrator in the Class of 2019, has won the National Collegiate Book-Collecting Contest, under the joint auspices of the National Antiquarian Booksellers Association and the Library of Congress. His exhibit is called 'A Collection of Eugene Walter, King of the Monkeys.' He had already won an equivalent award at Harvard for the same project in the spring, the Visiting Committee Prize for Undergraduate Book Collecting.

Classics Ranked #1 in Senior Survey

Classics Ranked #1 in Senior Survey

August 29, 2016

In the Senior Survey of the Class of 2016, Classics was ranked the top department in Harvard College in the category “Satisfaction with Concentration,” with a score of 4.89 on a 5.0 scale.

Summer Classics at Harvard University

Summer Classics at Harvard University

May 5, 2016

The Department of the Classics offers a variety of courses in the languages and literatures of ancient Greece and Rome. Explore Harvard’s peerless libraries and scholarly resources as you deepen your knowledge of classical antiquity. Cambridge and the vibrant Boston area, with its museums, cultural events and attractive recreational areas, also have much to offer for students’ leisure time.