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Ping Institute Hosts Teachers Workshop on Lysistrata

The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents a Saturday Workshop for Teachers featuring Lysistrata by Aristophanes, adaptation by Ellen McLaughlin, on Saturday, March 2, 2013, at Ohio University. The workshop leader is Dr. Tom Carpenter, the Charles J. Ping Professor of Humanities, Director of the […]

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August 13, 2013 at 9:19 amEvents

Neil Bernstein to Lead Discussion about Ovid at Athens County Public Library

On three successive Thursdays in February (the 7th, 14th, and 21st), Associate Professor Dr. Neil Bernstein will lead a discussion group on Ovid’s Metamorphoses as part of the Epic Book Club program at the Athens County Public Library. The Metamorphoses, a fifteen-book epic by the Roman poet Ovid, dates from […]

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June 1, 2013 at 4:37 pmEvents

What’s Next? Jobs and Professions after Graduation

On Wednesday, April 17, 2013, Eta Sigma Phi Gamma of Ohio held a colloquium on What’s Next? Jobs and Professions after Graduation. A number of alumni participated: two in person (Paul Patton and Max Smith), two via Google Hangout (Casey Neill and Eden Oxley), and three with written responses to […]

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June 1, 2013 at 4:31 pmEvents

Come to the Taste of Classics

April 19, 2013 By Jim Andrews The annual “Taste of Classics” event, sponsored by Eta Sigma Phi, Gamma of Ohio, takes place Monday, April 22, 2013 at 5 p.m. in Ellis 113. In addition to various delectable dishes, a delectable little play will be performed (in English and Latin) by […]

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June 1, 2013 at 4:21 pmEvents

Eta Sigma Phi Recruitment Dinner

September 29, 2011 Tim Smith Go Greek (No, really. Greek) Come learn about Eta Sigma Phi, Ohio University’s honor society for students of Latin and Greek. A recruitment dinner is Thursday, Sept. 29, k2011, at 7 p.m. in Ellis Hall 212.

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June 1, 2013 at 4:06 pmEvents

Operé: La vuelta al mundo en 80 poemas

Operé: La vuelta al mundo en 80 poemas

Dr. Fernando Operé, Professor of Spanish and Director of the Latin American Studies program at the University of Virginia, read selected poems from his book, “La vuelta al mundo en 80 poemas” at the 17th annual Spring Spanish and Latin America Colloquium, “Sculpting the Future: Career Paths after Ohio University,” March […]

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May 9, 2013 at 8:39 pmEvents

Spanish Colloquium Grew Out of Two Good Ideas

Spanish Colloquium Grew Out of Two Good Ideas

“One blinks and suddenly it’s been 17 years,” said Dr. José Delgado, Professor of Spanish, as he helped kick off the second day of the 17th annual Spring Spanish and Latin American Colloquium at Ohio University. “I need to thank David Burton because he was very instrumental in creating this […]

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May 8, 2013 at 9:07 pmEvents