JANUARY 2015 PIZZA AND PLANS: CLASSICS IN THE SUMMER Q. What does the UM Classics department teach in the summer? A. Usually, not much. A. Usually, not much. • ONLINE: CLC 201 (Medical terminology) and CLC 106 (Myth) • Occasionally another May or August intersession course (CLC 100-level). • In Summer 2016 we should again have a course in Rome. Dr. Becker’s field school Dr. Pasco-Pranger’s May Intersession Q. What else can I do? A. TONS! Society for Classical Studies Summer Programs list Study Travel: Greece • College Year in Athens • Arcadia University in Athens: Of Gods and the City • American School of Classical Studies in Athens Summer Session • Greek Studies on Site Study Travel: Rome and Italy • John Cabot University • Summer School of the American Academy in Rome • American University of Rome ? • Vergilian Society Tours Archaeological Digs and Field Schools • AIA’s Archaeological Fieldwork Opportunities Bulletin (AFOB) Consult Dr. Becker or (next year) Dr. Ajootian on fieldwork questions. Intensive Language Study in the US Some Programs in Major Cities (courtesy of http://www.wesleyan.edu/classics) • Austin, TX University of Texas at Austin http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/classics/courses/Summer.php • Berkeley, CA Berkeley http://ucbclassics.dreamhosters.com/workshops/gk2012/GreekWork shopHome.html • Boston, MA Boston University http://www.bu.edu/summer/courses/ancientgreek/ • Chicago, IL University of Chicago https://summer.uchicago.edu/highschool/intensive-language-courses • Columbus, OH The Ohio State University http://classics.osu.edu/summer-latinworkshop • Los Angeles, CA UCLA http://www.summer.ucla.edu/Campus/generalInformation.htm • New York, NY City University New York http://web.gc.cuny.edu/lginst/ • Philadelphia, PA University of Pennsylvania http://www.sas.upenn.edu/summer/ • Tuscon, AZ University of Arizona http://classics.arizona.edu/node/351 • Washington, D.C. Catholic University http://greeklatin.cua.edu/summer/index.cfm Intensive Language Study Abroad • Living Latin in Rome • Living Greece in Greece • Caesar in Gaul • Vivarium Novum Academy • University College Cork (Ireland) Greek and Latin Summer School Internships • Sunoikisis Internships in D.C. • At Library of British School in Athens • Notre Dame’s list (includes lots of museum possibilities) A selection of scholarships • (links to all at http://classics.olemiss.edu/study-abroad/) • • McDonnell Endowment Scholarships are open to UM Classics majors with the first priority given to supporting summer study abroad. Apply with a letter to Dr. Pasco-Pranger outlining your request, its relevance to your academic and/or career plans, and a budget. Applications are taken on a rolling basis, but requests for summer funds should be submitted by April 1. • • For Eta Sigma Phi members, a set of scholarships is available each year for summer study at the American Academy in Rome, the American School for Classical Studies at Athens, and in Italy through the Vergilian Society—priority for the last is given to undergraduates. ΗΣΦ also has a yearly scholarship to support participation in an archaeological field school. Deadline for all is February 1. • • The Etruscan Foundation supports fieldwork in Italy. Applicants must be members of the Etruscan Foundation and applications are due in January. • • The Jane C. Waldbaum Archaeological Field School Scholarship is offered annually by the Archaeological Institute of America. “The scholarship is open to students who have begun their junior year of undergraduate studies at the time of application and have not yet completed their first year of graduate school at a college or university in the United States or Canada . . . and must not have previously participated in archaeological field work of any kind.” Deadline is March 1. • Sunoikisis Kenchreai Archaeological Field School scholarship One scholarship offered annually to the field school. Deadline for application is February 22.