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study of the literary works of ancient Greece and Rome

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Corinth; results of excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens; v.
She decided to dip her toes in the water initially by sitting Classical Studies in the Leaving Cert.
Writing in the history magazine Lapham's Quarterly, Prof Struck, undergraduate chair of classical studies, said: "The very best paid of these - in fact, the best paid athlete of all time - was a Lusitanian Spaniard named Gaius Appuleius Diocles.
Liz Mayor, who was made redundant from her post at Cardiff University's Lifelong Learning Centre (LEARN), is continuing to teach classical studies and Latin through her new enterprise, the Classical Education Forum.
More than a third of the 91 students who sat the ordinary level Classical Studies paper and nine per cent of Art and Design students received an E, F, or NG.
Having taken his religious vows there on December 8, 1943, he earned a bachelors degree in classical studies in 1947 and a masters degree in philosophy in 1948 from Boston College.
Schoedel, "Theophilus of Antioch," Illinois Classical Studies 18 (1993), 27-297.
Using examples from current and classical studies, it guides students through each stage of the process of designing and executing an experiment, analyzing and interpreting the results, and writing a research report.
Roman military diplomas IV (Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies Supplement 82).
Everson asserts that Luigi Pulci, though he was not as well-versed in classical studies as Boiardo, nevertheless--because of his acquaintance with Florentine litterati--"does reflect in the Morgante elements of classical culture" (123).
Elsewhere, speakers on the ethics and advantages of a good chin-wag include Prof Connie Rodriguez, head of classical studies at Loyola University, New Orleans, and Liam O'Maonlai, a founder member of early 90s pop sensations the Hothouse Flowers.
A FORMER head of classical studies at King Henry VIII School in Coventry has died, aged 79.
The essays cover a wide range of topics, from the relations of the University with the City of Oxford ('town' v 'gown'), Oxford's part in English history, the university's architecture, its contribution to classical studies, to 'life sciences', medicine and 'modern physical sciences', to 'modern arts', to the University's various collections and to a final chapter devoted to 'the growth of an international university.
The university confers the Bachelor of Arts degree with majors in Art History, Business Administration, Classical Studies, Communications, Economics and Finance, English Literature, History, Humanistic Studies, International Affairs, Italian Studies, Marketing, and Political Science.
Contract notice: Development, installation and operational support of appropriate infrastructure for digital projection and integrated electronic management of the archives of the American School of Classical Studies