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Crossing the Rubicon into Classics Research



The path that Richard Saller, Dean of Humanities and Sciences, has taken in pursuit of history has been anything but conventional.  He's switched disciplines many times: originally an engineering major who transferred to history, Saller came to the study of Greek and Latin later in life.

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Points of View: Why Classics?

Lorenz Eitner Lectures on Classics Art and Culture

With these annual lectures on Classical Art and Culture we honor the memory of a renowned scholar, teacher and writer.

November 6, 2015
Tony Freeth (University College London)

February 18, 2016
Edith Hall (King's College London)

Stanford Classics Early Career Visiting Fellows

Dr. Michael Squire - 2016 Early Career Fellow

In 2013 the department established this program to support outstanding early-career Classicists. Dr. Michael Squire is our fellow for the 2015-16 academic year.

Alumni and Friends of Classics