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Faculty of Classics

Classics events

To find out more about our past and upcoming events please visit the Greeks, Romans and Us website. This is our dedicated Outreach website aimed at teachers and school-age students, containing a collection of short videos, articles, and blogposts about Classical topics and about studying classics at university. 

Read more at: Cambridge Open Days
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Cambridge Open Days

Virtual Open Days: July Booking Now Open If you are considering applying to Cambridge, come to one of the University Virtual Open Days, taking place on the 8th and 9th July 2021. To find out more about applying to Cambridge and studying Classics at University come to one of the Cambridge University...

Read more at: INSET: Classics Beyond Antiquity
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INSET: Classics Beyond Antiquity

Teacher's Event at the Faculty of Classics 3 July 2021 The field of Classics defines itself broadly as covering ( a ) the ancient Greek and Latin languages; ( b ) the ancient Greek and Roman cultures in all their variety (art and architecture, language and literature, philosophy, politics and...

Latest news

Language Teaching Assistant

25 July 2021

Details of how to apply for this part time teaching post are now avilable online . Deadline Monday 23rd August 2021.

Open letter on anti-racism: a response from the Faculty Board of Classics

16 July 2021

The response to the Open Letter on anti-racism, together with an action plan outlining the Faculty’s strategy, is now available online. Read here for more details

Martin Millett elected as President of the Society of Antiquaries of London

7 July 2021

Professor Martin Millett FBA, Laurence Professor of Classical Archaeology and Fellow of Fitzwilliam College, has been elected as President of the Society of Antiquaries of London (2021-24). Founded in 1707, the Society of Antiquaries of London is an educational charity that promotes the understanding of the human past and...

Classics student Lylaah Bhalerao receives a Fulbright Award

5 July 2021

Classics MPhil student Lylaah Bhalerao (Murray Edwards 2017), has received an All Disciplines Fulbright Award to enable her to study at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University. Lylaah has been selected from a strong applicant pool to pursue doctoral research into how to decolonise ancient...