Department of Classical Studies

2013-2014 Lectures & Events

2013-2014 Lectures & Events

The following lectures and event have been scheduled for the 2013-2014 Academic Year. Please check back to this page for updates as we schedule more events.

Spring 2014

Tuesday, February 18
8 p.m.
101 Sullivan Science Bldg.

Naval Warfare in the 3rd Century BCE: Warships, Rams, and Tactics

(McCann/Taggart Lecture)
co-sponsored by the AIA

Dr. Jeffrey Royal
Director of the RPM Nautical Foundation
AIA McCann/Taggart Lecturer for 2013/2014
Monday, February 24
5 p.m.
222 SOEB (School of Education Bldg.)
Archaeological Puzzles at
Mycenaean Iklaina
co-sponsored by
the SPLS-Archaeology Program


Dr. Cynthia Shelmerdine
Robert M. Armstrong Centennial Professor of Classics, emerita
The University of Texas at Austin
Friday, March 28
2-5 p.m.
Ferguson & Phillips Rms, EUC
Central Carolina Classics Conference
Undergraduate Research Papers by students
from UNCG, UNCA, Davidson & Wake Forest

Oragnized & Hosted by the
UNCG Classical Society
with support from
UNCG Department of Classical Studies,
Lloyd International Honors College
UNCG Student Government Association,
CAMWS, CPL

Friday, March 28
5-5:30 p.m.
Ferguson Room, EUC
Classics Now: The Present Situation and Future Prospects at the Core of the Humanities Dr. Robert Connor
Senior Advisor to & Former President of the Teagle Foundation
Former Director, National Humanities Center

Thursday, April 10
8 p.m.
101 Sullivan Science Bldg.

Into The Mani: Multidisciplinary Archaeological Research
in Diros Bay, Mani Peninsula, Southern Greece
co-sponsored by the AIA

Dr. William Parkinson
Curator of Eurasian Anthropology
The Field Museum

 

Fall 2013

Thursday, October 3
8 p.m.
101 Sullivan Science Bldg.

Into The Mani: Multidisciplinary Archaeological Research
in Diros Bay, Mani Peninsula, Southern Greece
co-sponsored by the AIA
POSTPONED

Dr William Parkinson
Curator of Eurasian Anthropology
The Field Museum
Saturday, November 16


Fall Forum
Junior Classical League

UNCG Classics Day
10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Click here for the POSTER with details.

NC Junior Classical League


The Classical Society