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Nester's Cup

Researchers Are Unraveling the Mystery of the Ancient Greek Tomb of ‘Nestor’s Cup’

Smithsonian Magazine

Classicizing Chicago

From the late 1800s, Chicagoans from all walks of life and with widely varying measures of familiarity with the classical sources have found elements of the ancient past useful for making meaningful contributions to their own struggles and ventures. The Classicizing Chicago Project is building a digital archive of examples of this cultural mingling across time and space.

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In Memoriam Daniel P. Harmon (PhD 1968)
Professor Platte receives the 2020 Excellence in Foreign Language Teaching Award
Classics major Grace DeAngelis’ paper published in The Animus, an undergraduate Classics journal from the University of Chicago
Beloved Northwestern Classics professor Kathryn Bosher's posthumous book "Greek Theater in Ancient Sicily" honored with an online book launch
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