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Call for Papers:  University of British Columbia Conference
Archaeological Institute of America 2016-17 Lecture Schedule
Paideia Institute:  Living Latin in New York
William & Mary Post-Baccalaureate Program
CAMWS Dates and Deadlines
Mediterranean Society announces 2016-17 meetings
Calder Classics 2017 Summer Programs
Vergilian Society 2017 Summer Tours
Nominating Students for the Virginia Governor's Latin Academy: A Guide for Teachers

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Call for Papers:  University of British Columbia Conference

The graduate students of the Department of Classical, Near Eastern and Religious Studies at the University of British Columbia are pleased to present their 17th Annual Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference, which will be held May 5-6, 2017 at the UBC campus in Vancouver.  The theme for this year is interdisciplinary approaches to community and the title of the conference is The Social Network:  People, Places and Communities.  If you are interested in submitting a paper, please view this document.  The deadline is Fri. Jan. 16, 2017.



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Archaeological Institute of America 2016-17 Schedule

Please consider attending the AIA annual lecture series, held on the campus of the University of Richmond.  You can find the schedule of lectures here.  Please share this information with interested friends and colleagues who live or work in the Richmond area.

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Paideia Institute:  Living Latin in New York
Fordham University Law School
Feb. 18-19, 2017

The Paideia Institute is proud tto announce its fifth annual Living Latin in NYC conference.  This conference is designed to allow teachers and students of Classics to explore and practice the active use of Latin and Greek.  In the setting of Fordham University's Lincoln Center campus, the program includes lectures and workshops where participants practice and observe spoken Latin and Greek techniques themselves.

The registration fee is $125. Please visit our website to learn more or register.


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William and Mary Post-Baccalaureate Program

The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA is pleased to announce its post-baccalaureate program in Classical Studies.  This program offers a flexible course of study for students who have an undergraduate degree and who wish to pursue an intensive study of classical languages or civilization.  You may visit the college's website for more details.

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CAMWS Dates and Deadlines

Several important deadlines are approaching for CAMWS awards.  

  • Sun. Jan. 15, 2017 - deadline for applying for Semple, Grant and Benario awards
  • Mon. Jan. 30, 2017 - deadline for applying for CAMWS new teacher awards
  • Mon. Jan. 30, 2017 - applications due for Stewart Teacher Training and Travel Award
  • Mon. Jan. 30, 2017 - applications due for High School Groups Travel Grant
  • Mon. Jan. 30, 2017 - deadline for applying for CPL Promotional Activity Award
  • Mon. Jan. 30, 2017 - applications due for CPL Student Travel Award
Visit the CAMWS website for additional dates and all necessary forms and information.  

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Mediterranean Society announces 2016-17 meetings

The Mediterranean Society of America has published its schedule for this school year.  Access it here to find out about all of the amazing talks and opportunities, available in Virginia and abroad!  Regular meetings are held in Jepson Hall 118 on the campus of the University of Richmond, Richmond, Virginia, at 3 p.m.  Meetings are open to the public and are followed by receptions.

For information on membership and all events, visit the website: www.mediterranean-society.org


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Calder Classics 2017 Summer Programs

Calder Classics has travel programs designed to enrich students' academic experiences as well as cultivate a lifelong appreciation of literature and culture.  They have trips planned for Florence, Rome, France and Greece.  If your students are interested in expanding their cultural experiences, visit the organization's website for trip details and pricing information.

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Vergilian Society 2017 Summer Tours

Would you like to travel abroad?  And help paying for it?  The Vergilian Society is offering exciting study tours in 2017 including "Northern Italy and Croatia", "Latin Authors in Italy", "Roman Britain" and "Gladiators and Roman Spectacle". These programs are specifically designed to benefit and appeal to teachers at all levels by providing them with the opportunity to experience a rich variety of ancient sites to support their own understanding and teacher of the ancient world.  View the full tour descriptions here.  For information on scholarships, click here.

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Nominating Students for the Virginia
Governor's Latin Academy


A Guide for Teachers

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