The Manuscripts Division of Olin Library houses 445 papyrus fragments, dating from the first century BC to the eighth century AD.


William Bubelis, associate professor of classics, and Sarantis Symeonoglou, emeritus professor of art history and archaeology, introduce the John Max Wulfing coin collection and share some ancient Athenian highlights.


Explore the outstanding collection of ancient earthenware at the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum at Washington University.


Washington University in St. Louis houses the editorial offices of APEIRON, one of the oldest and most distinguished journals dedicated to the study of ancient philosophy and ancient science.

Upcoming Events

Jan
20
Alan Easton, Tim Moore
John Burroughs School @ 1:30 pm
Feb
09
Remembrances of Professor Mary Sale from her friends and colleagues
Umrath Lounge @ 5:00 pm
Mar
10
Zoe Stamatopoulou, Washington University in St. Louis
John Burroughs School, Brauer 106 @ 1:30 pm
Mar
23
Coulter George, University of Virginia
TBA @ 4:30 pm
Apr
11
A Colloquium featuring 17 leading Classical Scholars who have been Biggs Family Residents in Classics
Moot Courtroom, Law School @ 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Outreach

Professor Timothy Moore giving a presentation to a student group.

The Department of Classics is happy to welcome school and community groups to the Washington University campus, and the department’s faculty and students can visit classes and other groups at their location in the St. Louis area.