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Levin Grant Event and Classics Open House: Monday, February 15th, 2020 @ 7:30pm
Where? Via Zoom
(contact a Classics professor for the link).

Explore Ancient Mediterranean Studies at Binghamton University, get to know faculty and Classics majors! Learn about how to apply for the Levin Grant (due Feb. 28th) to receive support for Classics related travel, research, online studies, internship, creative projects, etc.!

Comics artist visits classics class:
On Thursday, 7-Nov, JB Brager visited Professor Tina Chronopoulos' class, "America and Classical Antiquity," and gave a presentation at the campus Q Center. JB, a recognized comics and zine artist, as well as holding a PhD in Women’s & Gender Studies from Rutgers University, gives workshops and talks relating their areas of expertise — read more about it in Pipe Dream.

Arabic Fulbright Teaching Assistant Presents on Egypt:
Last 9-May 2019, Elsayed Elsisi, the 2018/19 Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) in Arabic, presented on "Egypt, Mother of the World." Students were treated to a wonderful slide show on Elsayed's home country, and got to partake of delicious Lebanese fare from Basha's — read more about it, including senior Naile Akhter's reporting, here.