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Congratulations to Troy High School, 2019 Hildesheim Vase Winner

Congratulations to Mike Gegel and Jennifer Limke of Troy High School, who were awarded the Hildesheim Vase for the Outstanding Secondary Level Classics Program in the state of Ohio. You can view more in the article posted below: Troy High … Continue reading

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The Vergilian Society: Tours and Scholarship Information

Would you like to travel abroad? And have help paying for it? The Vergilian Society is offering exciting study tours in summer 2020 including Greeks and Romans on the Bay of Naples; Roman Switzerland; Drawing and Watercolor in the Italian Landscape; … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: Mark P.O. Morford, former Chair, Department of Classics at Ohio State University

Professor Mark P. O. Morford, of Leeds, died Monday October 14, 2019 at the Hospice of the Fisher Home after a brief illness.  He was 90 years old. Professor Morford taught at The Ohio State University from 1964 to 1984, serving … Continue reading

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Rettig Lecture at Xavier University, November 7th

On November 8th, 2019, Xavier University will be hosting the John W. Rettig Lecture Series. This year’s speaker is Rev. Bryan Y. Norton, S.J., whose lecture is entitled, “The Jesuit Classical Tradition: Past Perspectives, Contemporary Questions, Future Horizons.” The talk … Continue reading

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Tomorrow (Oct 9th) is the Deadline to Register for 2019 OCC

The 2019 Meeting of the OCC is this Saturday October 12th at the Columbus Academy. Tomorrow, October 9th, is the deadline to register for the meeting. Please use the links below to register or visit https://ohioclassicalconference.org: Join OCC/Register for the … Continue reading

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