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Upcoming Lectures

Friday, 3 February, 3:30 pm, Eaton 201
Tufts' first Middle School Latin Teachers workshop and discussion.

Keeping Latin current and beloved for our middle school students
Technology in the middle school classroom
Choosing textbooks or instructional materials

Please plan to bring one lesson plan, project, or SMART goal to share.
We hope this can be an opportunity for teachers to share resources and for graduate and undergraduate students to learn more about the field. Refreshments available. Please RSVP to Susan Setnik or Molly Duncan by February 2nd if you plan to attend or have any questions.

Wednesday, 8 February, 6:00PM, Barnum 104
Matthew Landauer, University of Chicago
Open Initiative & Democratic Control in Ancient Greece.
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Recent Lectures

Wednesday, 28 September 2016
6:00PM, Olin Center 007
Tufts Classics Department welcomes a guest lecture by Prof. Dag Nikolaus Hasse (W├╝rzburg): "Identifying anonymous translators from Arabic into Latin. Solving problems of philology and computational stylometry." Contact: Riccardo Strobino

Friday, 14 October 2016
12:00PM, Eaton 201
All are invited to a presentation of the Summer 2016 Concordia projects.  Second-year MA candidates in Archaeology, Chelsea Bright and James Prosser will regale us with tales of their work with The Caere Excavation in Cerveteri, and The Gabii Project in Rome, respectively. Lunch will be provided. Come for lunch and to see the kinds of project in which our students are involved.

Opportunities and funding are available for both graduate and undergraduate students through the Concordia and Witherby fellowships.

Friday, 28 October 2016
3:30-5:00PM, Eaton 203
"Survival Tips" Open House: Teachers of Latin, Greek, and Classical Humanities. Returning new teachers, prospective teachers, prospective licensure graduate students.

Wednesday, 2 November 2016
12:00-1:20PM, Eaton 203
Shirley Lowe: "Teaching Latin/Ancient Languages to All Students"

Tuesday, 15 November 2016
1:30-2:30PM, Granoff 251
Akira Yatsuhashi's lecture: "Touches of the Classical World in Nishiwaki Junzaburo's Ambavarlia"