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September 2017

Guest Lecture by Dr. George Giatsis: “Mens sana in corpore sano: A healthy mind in a healthy body”

September 27, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

A Guest Lecture by Prof. George Giatsis from Aristotle University will take place September 27th at 4:00-5:30 pm, 354 ten Hoor. Giatsis has a doctoral on the biomechanics of volleyball; he is a Kinesiology professor at AUTh and very successful coach of Olympian athletes. He comes to us as an Erasmus scholar (a European program similar to the Fulbright), visiting the UA for an exchange of ideas and methods with his peers. He will talk to the MLC/Classics on the Latin motto "Mens sana in corpore sano: A…

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October 2017

Guest Lecture by Dr. Gilbert: “Jean Racine and the Virgin Suicides of Ancient Tragedy”

October 4, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

A Guest Lecture by Dr. Mary Gilbert Wednesday, October 4th at 5pm in ten Hoor 115. Mary Gilbert (Birmingham Southern) will talk to us on “Jean Racine and the Virgin Suicides of Ancient Tragedy”  

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Undergraduate Majors Fair

October 5, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Classics Undergraduate Majors Fair 2017: Thursday, October 5th, from 10am to 3pm in the Ferguson Ballroom. Classics students and faculty encouraged to participate in this event! Please email the Classics Program to sign up!

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Symposium I: The Brutality of the Ancient World

October 11, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Symposium I:  The Brutality of the Ancient World on October 11th at 4:30 in 251 BB Comer. Togas and costumes encouraged!

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Lecture by Dr. Kirk Summers on Calvin at the Quincentennial celebration of the Reformation

October 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Quincentennial celebration of the Reformation is October 30, Moody Music Bldg. Main Auditorium at 6pm. Dr. Kirk Summers will be presenting on Calvin. There will be music, food, an exhibit, and short presentations on Roman Catholicism at the eve of the Reformation, Luther, Calvin, the Radical Reformation, the English Reformation. All are encouraged to attend this special event!

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December 2017

Symposium II: Saturnalia

December 7, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Symposium II:  'Saturnalia' Celebration on December 7th at 4:30 (location TBA) (TOGA REQUIRED).

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January 2018

Eurydice Performance in Birmingham

January 26 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Theatre Downtown, 2410 5th Ave S
Birmingham, 35233

"The Classic story of two lover's adventures in the underworld, re-imagined by one of the modern theatre's most gifted playwrights..." Tickets $20.00 showing from January 25th-February 10th, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 8:00pm. The Classics Faculty will attend on January 26th.

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February 2018

Dr. Kraemer workshop on task-based learning

February 1 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Dr. Angelika Kraemer, Executive Associate Director of the Center for Language Teaching Advancement (CeLTA) at Michigan State University, will give a workshop on "Task-Based Language Teaching and Learning" February 1, 2018 3:30 to 5:30 pm 203 BB Comer Hall  

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Lupercalia Celebration and Cooking Class!

February 15 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Lupercalia was a mysterious fertility festival that occurred approximately at the same time as our Valentine's Day. Join us for a cooking class on ancient desserts and enjoy the celebration!

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Symposium III: Hail, Caesar!

February 28 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

TOGA REQUIRED and be prepared to participate in a sacrifice!

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