Doctoral student Nina Andersen has been awarded the Brent Malcolm Froberg Scholarship to attend the summer session at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens.
Department of Classics
Welcome to the Department of Classics
The Classics Department at Florida State University is a leading center of Classical Studies, with nationally and internationally distinguished faculty for both teaching and research. It provides undergraduate students the intimacy of a small liberal arts college, while providing graduate students the resources and experience of a large Research I university. With approximately 50 majors and 35 graduate students, the department is among the largest Classical Studies programs in the public university system, and it is designed to prepare its students for careers in the 21st century, with FSU Classics alumni currently holding positions in diverse fields including university academia, museums, professional archaeology, secondary education, and law.
NEWS FROM CLASSICS DEPARTMENT
Doctoral student Jessica Tilley has been accepted as a regular member of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens and has been awarded the Philip Lockhart Fellowship.
Congratulations to Doctoral Candidate, Nora Donoghue, who is headed to the Intercollegiate Center for Classical Studies in Rome!
Nora Donoghue, an FSU Doctoral Candidate in Classics, has been awarded a resident instructor position at the Intercollegiate Center for Classical Studies in Rome for 2022-2023 academic year.
The Tallahassee Society of the Archaeological Institute of America and the Student Archaeology Club at FSU present “Andromeda, Alexander, and Ascalos: Founders and Foundation Myths in the Roman Near East,” an AIA Kershaw lecture in Near Estearn Archaeology by Professor Robyn Le Blanc of the University of North Carolina, Greensboro.
Please join us on November 16th, 2022 at 4:00 PM for the first Cosa Excavations informational meeting via Zoom. Come and hear more about the opportunities available through the Cosa Field School. All interested students are welcome to attend!
Zoom Meeting ID: 93693863132
We’re celebrating! To kick off the 50th anniversary of FSU’s Excavations at Cetamura, Dr. Nancy de Grummond (FSU Classics Professor) and Gregg Anderson invite you to join us for an evening wine tour of Chianti. You’ll sample three wines from Badia a Coltibuono paired with appetizers while learning more about some of the fantastic archeological discoveries soon to be on permanent display at the Museum at the Origins of Chianti in Gaiole, Italy. Supervising the pouring will be our distinguished host, Emanuela Stucchi Prinetti, owner of Coltibuono and Cetamura.