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ODE Latin Teacher Summit, Westerville Public Library, March 4th, 2020

Ohio Latin teachers are invited to come together for professional discussion and collaboration on best practices for student learning, curriculum design, and instruction and assessment strategies in the Latin classroom. Goals of this summit: Examine the current methodologies and practices … Continue reading

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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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