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Harvard Classics on NPR

January 22, 2016

On January 14, along with the former Times correspondent and Nieman Fellow, Chris Hedges, Kathleen Coleman was interviewed live by Christopher Lydon on “Open Source” on NPR. The topic comprised questions arising from Mary Beard’s recent book, SPQR. The resulting podcast is available on the Radio Open Source website.

Emma Dench receives named chair!

November 19, 2015

President Faust has approved the appointment of Emma Dench as the McLean Professor of Ancient and Modern History and of the Classics. This professorship, established in 1834, recognizes an outstanding scholar of ancient and modern history. Congratulations to Professor Dench on this richly deserved honor!

Senior Thesis Colloquium on Friday, November 13, 2015!

November 9, 2015

Please join us on the afternoon of November 13th for the annual Senior Thesis Colloquium! Senior Classics concentrators writing theses will present their works in progress and solicit feedback. All are welcome!

The Colloquium will run in two parallel sessions, each bisected by a break for coffee and cookies. Afterwards, all are cordially invited back to the Department for Happy Hour.