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

Oct
26
Frank Coulson, Ohio State University
Umrath Hall, Room 140 @ 6:00 pm
Oct
28
Cathedral Basilica @ 10:00 am
Nov
02
Peter Meineck, New York University
Graham Chapel @ 6:00 pm
Nov
11
James Lowe, The John Burroughs School
John Burroughs School @ 1:30 pm
Jan
20
Allen Easton, Prof. Tim Moore
John Burroughs School @ 1:30 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.