Department of Classics

 

Welcome

The Department of Classics at Florida State University is the oldest in Florida and has emerged as one of the leading centers of classical studies in the United States. The faculty in Classics is distinguished in teaching and research. Several members of the faculty have received university and national teaching awards. The department boasts special strengths in many areas of classical studies, including archaeology, ancient history, and Latin and Greek literature. The Department also plays an important role in training Latin teachers for the schools.

The Department offers students the intimacy of a small liberal arts college in the midst of a large state university. There is an enthusiastic community of approximately 80 majors and 45 graduate students. There are a variety of student organizations, including the Archaeology Club and Eta Sigma Phi.

 

 

 

 

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Fall 2021

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Spring 2021

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NEWS FROM CLASSICS DEPARTMENT

Classics Major Luis Sanchez wins Undergraduate Research award

Congratulations to Classics Major Luis Sanchez who has won an award from the Center for Undergraduate Research & Academic Engagement.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Congratulations to Graduate Students

Congratulations to Graduate Students who presented at 2021 AIA/SCS Conference. 

Melissa Ludke, Jennifer Weigel, Eva Carrara, Christina Cha, Allison Smith, Ann Glennie, Nora Donoghue, Jessica Tilley, Matthew Lupu      

                                                                                                                                                 

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DEPARTMENTAL EVENTS

Departmental Virtual Ceremony

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The annual Classics Department ceremony honoring its newly graduated students will be held via Zoom on Friday, April 23, 2021, at 4:00 pm. For details, please contact the Main Office (850-644-4259).

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Spring 2021 Langford Family Lecture

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The Department of Classics at Florida State University is pleased to announce that Prof. Melissa Lane, Class of 1943 Professor of Politics and Director, University Center of Human Values, Princeton University, will deliver the Spring 2021 Langford Family Lecture, entitled “Plato on the Value of Rule: Three Dimensions in the Republic, Statesman, and Laws.” The lecture will take place on Thursday, March 4, 5:00–7:00pm EST on Zoom.

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Elizabeth Hunter Lecture

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This year's Elizabeth Hunter Lecture will be given on Thursday, February 18, at 6:00 pm by Professor William M. Murray, Mary and Gus Stathis Professor of Greek History and Director of the  Ancient Studies Center, University of South Florida.

 

 

 

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