The UCLA Department of Classics is one of three Humanities departments at UCLA ranked in the top ten nationally in the last National Research Council report. Classics forms the foundation for the Humanities. Philology, philosophy, government (including democracy), the theater, linguistics, archaeology, literary theory and many other fields have their origins in the Classics. The UCLA Department of Classics has a robust undergraduate and graduate program. Each year we teach an average of 2,000 undergraduate students various aspects of Greek and Roman culture, literature, philology, archaeology, and history. We have a dedicated and diverse faculty of scholars and teachers,...

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Three UCLA PhDs past and present on an ASCSA fieldtrip to the Messolonghi Salt Museum: (L-R) Seymour Fellow Collin Moat (PhD student, Classics), Hirsch Fellow Adam DiBattista (PhD, Arch) & Mellon Prof Brendan Burke (PhD, Arch). Wish we were there with you! @UCLACotsen @ASCSAthens

Join Stanford's inaugural IDEAL conference on studies in race and ethnicity this Fri & Sat, Oct 7-8! You can get more info on the different panels and register here: https://facultydevelopment.stanford.edu/ideal-provostial-fellows/ideal-pfac

Congratulations to Kaitlyn Coons and Khushi Bhatt, joint winners of the Helen Caldwell Prize in Elementary Latin. Pictured here with TAs Jasmine Akiyama-Kim, Valentina Lunardi, and Ben Davis at the Classics Department reception last week.