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    Jesse Siegel '16 works with Prof. Snively on Roman archaeological site

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    Gburg Abroad: Emily Wilson '15 in Greece

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    World traveler Anoush Aghababian ’16 takes on the classics in Rome

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    Prof. Jonathan David, Greg Williams ’10 unearth 2nd Century Roman military camp

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    Prof. Jonathan David with Michael Walmer '13, Alexander Skufca '13, and Joshua Carmel '13 at the departmental reception.

Classics Programs

The field of Classics is by its very nature interdisciplinary, consisting of multiple interrelated sub-disciplines. This department offers study in two ancient languages (Greek; Latin), as well as courses covering the histories, mythologies, several genres of literature, and material cultures of the ancient Mediterranean world.

The oldest department at Gettysburg College, Classics offers:

Find out more about our programs, explore the courses offered, and meet our faculty.

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Josh Carmel describes his Gettysburg College experience


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Success after Gettysburg

What are Classics majors doing after graduation? Check out a sampling of some of the professions our Classics alumni have pursued since 2003.