Calendar

Date / TimeLocationDescription
February 03, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Faculty Meeting
Winter quarter faculty meetings
February 05, 2015
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Franke Institute for the HumanitiesRhetoric and Poetics Workshop / Contemporary French Scholars on Classical & Medieval Texts
Clara Auvray-Assayas, L'Université de tous les saviors, on Cicero’s De Natura Deorum 3-5pm, Franke Institute.
February 06, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Metaphor Workshop: Anselm Haverkamp (NYU, English)
Anselm Haverkamp (NYU, English): “Equivalence Unbalanced: Metaphor, Case, and Example from a Post-Deconstructive Point of View”

Refreshments will be provided.
February 06, 2015
4:30 PM
Walker Museum, Room 111Convocation: Degree Application Withdrawal Deadline
Students may withdraw a previously submitted degree application without penalty until 4:30 p.m. CST on Friday of fifth week of the quarter. Students who wish to cancel a degree application must conta...
February 19, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Other Location (see description)Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Evening screening of Jean-Luc Godard’s “Contempt” with discussion led by Tobias Joho, Time/Location TBD
February 20, 2015
4:30 PM
Other Location (see description)Convocation: Dissertation Final Submission Deadline
Dissertations must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. 4 weeks before convocation. Contact the Dissertation Office for more information.
February 23, 2015
8:30 AM
Other Location (see description)Registration Begins
Contact your department for registration information and instructions.
February 25, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Oriental Institute, Breasted HallLECTURE: 1177 BC: The Year Civilization Collapsed
1177 BC: The Year Civilization Collapsed

Dr. Eric H. Cline, Professor of Classics and Anthropology, Chair of the Department of Classical and Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, and Director o...
February 26, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
TBA
February 27, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Metaphor Workshop: Megan Boatright (Chicago, Comparative Literature)
Megan Boatright (Chicago, Comparative Literature): “Evolution at the Movies: The Missing Link and the Animal Equation”

Refreshments will be provided.
February 27, 2015
5:00 PM
Other Location (see description)Registration Ends
Contact your department for registration information and instructions. Any changes of course registration after this deadline may be done during add-drop period for the quarter.
March 03, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Faculty Meeting
Winter quarter faculty meetings
March 04, 2015
4:30 PM
No locationDivisional Fellowship Deadline
More details coming.
March 05, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Richard Hunter, Cambridge University, “Death of a child: a grief beyond the literary”
March 06, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 110George B. Walsh Lecture
Richard Hunter
Regius Professor of Greek
Fellow of Trinity College
University of Cambridge
Myth, fiction, and Homeric criticism
March 06, 2015
4:30 PM
Walker Museum, Room 111Convocation: Attendance Changes Due
Convocation attendance changes are due to the Dean of Students office.
March 10, 2015
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classical Lecture Society
Tesse Stek, Professor at the University of Leiden.
March 12, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Seth Schein, University of California – Davis, Draft Commentary on Iliad I
March 13, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Metaphor Workshop: Colin Halverson (Chicago, Anthropology)
Colin Halverson (Chicago, Anthropology): “The Metaphor of Translation in Clinical Communication”

Refreshments will be provided.
March 30, 2015
8:30 AM
Other Location (see description)Registration: Add-Drop Begins
Students may make changes to their enrollments during the first three weeks of the quarter without penalty. Contact your department for more information. Students who make changes to current quarter e...
March 30, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Faculty Meeting
Spring quarter faculty meetings
April 02, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
tba
April 03, 2015
5:00 PM
Walker Museum, Room 111Convocation: Degree Applications Due
In order to receive a degree, students must complete an on-line degree application at myUChicago(http://my.uchicago.edu). The on-line application must be submitted no later than 5 p.m. CST on Friday o...
April 07, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Faculty Meeting
Spring quarter faculty meetings
April 07, 2015
5:00 PM - 6:39 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Metaphor Workshop
Annabel Brett (Cambridge, Political Science; co-sponsored with Political Theory Workshop)
April 08, 2015
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Philosophy Workshop
Rusty Jones (Harvard)
April 16, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
tba
April 17, 2015
5:00 PM
Other Location (see description)Registration: Add-Drop Ends
Students may make changes to their enrollments during the first three weeks of the quarter without penalty. Students who make changes to current quarter enrollments after Friday of third week will be...
April 24, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Metaphor Workshop
Britta Ingebretson (Graduate in Anthropology)
April 30, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
tba