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Honorary degree for Professor Panagiotis Roilos

February 2, 2018

The Panteion University of Social and Political Science has conferred an honorary degree on Panagiotis Roilos, George Seferis Professor of Modern Greek Studies and Professor of Comparative Literature. Professor Roilos joins a distinguished list of recipients that includes the French theorist Jacques Derrida. At the ceremony at which the degree was conferred, Professor Roilos delivered a lecture under the title “The Dynamics of the Para-marginal and the Humanities: Toward an Anti-economy of Critical Thinking.” Warmest congratulations to Professor Roilos!...

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Senior Thesis Colloquium on Friday, November 17, 2017

November 13, 2017

Please join us on the afternoon of November 17th 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 from 2 to 5:15 p.m., with a break for coffee and cookies, in Boylston 103. Afterwards, all are cordially invited back to the Department for Happy Hour.

2017 Senior Thesis Colloquium

November 17, Boylston 103

2:00 – 2:30 p.m. Thomas Dumbach...

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Classics Ranked #2 in Student Satisfaction on Class of '17 Survey

August 29, 2017


Ranked #1 of all departments in the 2016 Senior Survey
(4.89 on a 5.0 scale)

Ranked #2 of all departments in the 2017 Senior Survey
(4.73 on a 5.0 scale)

Selection of student comments from the survey:
 
“Classics, in my mind, continues to provide the best undergraduate experience Harvard has to offer—engagement with world-class professors who will always make time...
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