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Bok Center Teaching Awards, Spring Semester 2016

September 28, 2016

The Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning has announced their awards for teaching fellows and lecturers from the Spring Semester 2016.

Congratulations to Dr. Brigitte Libby for receiving a Certificate of Excellence (awarded to lecturers and preceptors) for her General Education course, Culture & Belief 35. Classical Mythology.

Congratulations to all of the graduate student Teaching Fellows who received

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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.

The Department will offer five courses this summer, including intensive Beginning Greek and Latin, courses on Homer’s Iliad and Tacitus

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Joint Concentrator in Classics and HAA elected to Phi Beta Kappa “Junior 24”

May 2, 2016

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Harvard's chapter of Phi Beta Kappa has announced its "Junior 24," and Colleen O'Leary ('17), joint concentrator in Classics and History of Art & Architecture, has earned one of the coveted spots! Congratulations, Colleen! She is just one of four students in Arts and Humanities Division to be recognized. See the full

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