Calendar

Date / TimeLocationDescription
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 31, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classical Lecture Society
First meeting with Christian Ammitzbøll Thomsen, an Assistant Professor of History at the University of Copenhagen. Professor Thomsen will give a general lecture entitled 'Rhamnousian Bodies: politica...
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 - 6:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Andrew Monson (NYU, Classics): 'War Makes Tax States: Were the Greeks Exceptional?'
April 08, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Pick Hall, Room 506Metaphor Workshop
Annabel Brett (Cambridge, Political Science; co-sponsored with Political Theory Workshop). Title: 'The Space of Politics and the Space of War: Some Grotian Prolegomena'
April 08, 2015
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Philosophy Workshop
Rusty Jones (Harvard)
April 14, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
John Dillery (UVA, Classics)
Berossus' Oannes and Philo's Taautos: First Writing and First Literature
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 21, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Giusto Traina (Sorbonne)
Strabo's Armenia: The Construction of a Landscape
April 30, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
tba
April 30, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
TBA
May 01, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Metaphor Workshop
Britta Ingebretson (Graduate in Anthropology)
May 01, 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...
May 04, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Oriental InstituteWorkshop: 3rd Annual David A. Kipper Worskhop
Title: Were Sacrifices Offered at Qumran? The Animal Bone Deposits Reconsidered

Lecturer: Jodi Magness, Kenana Distinguished Professor for Teaching Excellence in Judaism, The University of North Ca...
May 05, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Faculty Meeting
Spring quarter faculty meetings
May 05, 2015
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Alex Gottesman (Temple University, Classics)
The Pamphlet Theory of Attic Oratory Revisited
May 12, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Kate Agnew (UChicago, Classics)
Greek cult institutions and the religious subject in Roman Asia Minor
May 14, 2015
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Rhetoric and Poetics Workshop
Jenny Strauss Clay (Virginia)
May 14, 2015
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Kent Chemical Laboratory, Room 120The Sigmund H. Danziger, Jr., Distinguished Lecture in the Humanities
Stephen Greenblatt (John Cogan University Professor of the Humanities)
May 15, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Metaphor Workshop
Alex Hsu (Graduate in History of Religions; co-sponsored with History of Religions Club)
May 15, 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.
May 18, 2015
8:30 AM
Other Location (see description)Registration Begins
Contact your department for registration information and instructions.
May 19, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Elizabeth Fagan (UChicago, Anthropology)
The debate about Garni, Armenia: a tale of Marxism in archaeology
May 20, 2015
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Classics Qualifying Exam
Classics Qualifying Exam
May 22, 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.
May 26, 2015
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Classics Building, Room 21Ancient Societies Workshop
Josh Vera (UChicago, History)
How to Move a God: The Question of Cultic Dislocation at Rome.
May 26, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
No locationClassics Fourth-Year Banquet (Location TBD)
Classics Fourth-Year Banquet