Check out this faculty focus on Christian Kopff, an associate professor of Classics.
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“The past still matters. The past is not dead. It’s not even past, as Faulkner said. It’s still very much alive.” Christian Kopff, Associate Professor: CU Classics
WARP is an interdisciplinary archaeological project under the aegis of the Canadian Institute in Greece and the Hellenic Ministry of Culture. It seeks to understand the nature of human activity in the western Argolid (southern Greece) in all periods of prehistory and history.
To follow this exciting project in it's entirety, please follow this link here.
HOW TO REGISTER
- Registration begins March 10th. The course is offered through University of Colorado Boulder (Continuing Education).
If you are a non-University of Colorado student (or a University of Colorado student enrolling in a class for the first time), you must fill out the online application: conted....
AIA Lecture Series :: Wednesday, May 7th at 7:00pm :: The Back Side of History-An Archaeology Excavation of a Lafayette Outhouse."
Please join us as Rebecca Schwendler PhD (Paleo West Archaeology) presents, "The Back Side of History - An Archaeological Excavation of a Lafayette Outhouse."
7:00pm at the University of Colorado Natural Huistory Museum
For more information, please follow the link here from the Huffington Post article that details the excavation.
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When Christina Chandler transferred to the University of Colorado Boulder as an English major, her advisor pushed her to take a course in classics. It would meet a requirement, the advisor said, and it fit into her schedule.
Chandler, who didn’t think she’d be interested in the subject, was not happy. But she gave in.
“I didn’t know classics was a thing. I didn’t know the word. I didn’t know it was a field,” she said. “But immediately, I was just so enamored...
2014 CMEMS Spring Symposium :: Friday, April 18th :: "Christian Identity In Late Antiquity. Who is a Christian?"
:: Boulder Campus ::
Friday, April 18th from 9:00am - 12:00pm
University Memorial Center Rooms 382 - 386...
Wednesday, April 16th at 7:00pm - AIA Lecture Series - "Don't Believe Everything You Read: Texts, Archaeology, and the Destruction of the Greek City of Corinth in 146 BC," presented by Professor Sarah James (University of Colorado Boulder)
Free and Open to the Public
University of Colorado Natural History Museum
Generations of scholars have relied heavily on ancient literary accounts of the Roman sacking of the city-state of Corinth in the mid-second century, BC, to interpret archaeological remains in the city. Many Greek and Roman authors pain grim pictures of utter destruction and the following abandonment while drawing parallels to the razing...Read More
Monday, April 14th :: Dr. Alessandro Maranesi (University of Pavia) presents, " Emperor or Actor? Constantine Between Panegyrics and Coins."
Free and Everyone is Welcome!
Reception to Follow in Humanities 350
The McClanahan Lecture Series Presents ::Thursday, April 10th at 7:00pm:: "From Shipewrecks to Pirates: Maritime Archaeology in the Ancient Mediterranean," presented by Sarah James (University of Colorado Boulder)
This is sure to be an exciting lecture! Please join us.
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Classics majors rank among the highest scorers of all undergraduate majors on the GRE and LSAT exams.