CS and CGS award winners 2019

Congratulations to our 2019 Classical Studies and Greek Studies award winners: Emmanuel Bilirakis Award for premed students: Caroline Johnston. Cantonis Award for Excellence in Greek Studies: Kaitlin Salley.  Chimerakis Scholarship in Greek Studies: Kyke Giddens. Nicholas and Katie Kontaridis Scholarship… Read More


Our warmest congratulations to our graduates: Ruth Chavez, Patrick Devaney, Noah Duclos, Thomas Gramling,  Caitlin Hymans, Devon Lancia, Jennifer Menke, Elisavet Panti, Kaitlin Salley, and Kelsey Sisk.

Emily Jordan, PhD UF 18

Emilie E. Jordan is the latest graduate of our doctoral program. Emily, who recently defended a dissertation titled: All the Words = A Stage: Innovation, Self-Preservation, and the Centrality of Comedy in Ovid’s Metamorphoses, was awarded the doctoral degree in Classical… Read More

Conference: ‘Plotting the Garden’

Organized by V. Pagán (Classical Studies) and Judy Page (English), “Plotting the Garden: Politics and Narrative in the Literature and Culture of Gardens” is a two-day conference at the University of Florida that explores the intersection of gardens as physical… Read More

Congratulations to Andrew Clark

On Thursday July 12 Andrew successfully defended his dissertation ” Solon the Poet, Solon the Lawgiver, Solon the Sage: the Intersecting Legends of Solon.”

Kostas Kapparis named a UFRF Professor for 2018-2021

Another round of congratulations to Kostas on being awarded one of the prestigious University of Florida Research Foundation (UFRF) Professorships for 2018-2021. For further information on this university-wide recognition see the UFRF webpage.

Translation, Adaptation, and Interpretation

UF Classics hosted its first Graduate Student Symposium in Anderson Hall on October 21. The keynote speaker was Professor Karl Galinsky of University Texas at Austin. The symposium was organized with the support of the Center for Medieval and Early… Read More