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The Department of Classics is dedicated to the study of Greek and Roman culture and to clarifying and assessing its continuing impact on contemporary life.

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Tufts University
Department of Classics
321 Eaton Hall, 5 the Green
Medford, MA 02155

Phone: 617.627.3213
Fax: 617.627.2896

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Department of Classics

Upcoming Events

Lecture: The Worst Day in the History of Athens: Cognitive Dissonance and the Deification of Demetrius Poliorcetes in 307 BCE
Prof. Tom Martin, College of the Holy Cross
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 | 6:00pm
Barnum 114

Lecture: Herodotus Is Not From Here: History Looking In a Different Direction
Carolyn J. Dewald, Professor Emerita of History and Classics, Bard College
Thursday, April 12, 2018 | 5:30pm
Eaton 201

Medical History Capstone Presentations Lecture Series
Friday, April 20, 2018 | 1:00-6:00pm
Eaton 206
Saturday, April 21, 2018 | 9:00am-6:00pm
Eaton 206

Medical History Capstone Presentations Program & Reception
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 | 2:00-4:00pm
Cabot Asean Auditorium

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Gregory Crane was recently featured in the German U15 special issue on higher education on June 22, 2017.

Ioannis D. Evrigenis has received the 2016 Renaissance Society of America - Text Creation Partnership Article Prize for Digital Renaissance Research, for his article, "Digital Tools and the History of Political Thought: The Case of Jean Bodin."

Riccardo Strobino has been awarded the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Fellowship and will be spending the 2017-18 academic year at the Villa I Tatti, the Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies.