Programs & Events News

Kenchreai Archaeological Field School 2014

Archaeology, History, and Culture in Greece — 2014 The Center for Hellenic Studies is collaborating with Sunoikisis to offer scholarships for 2 Harvard students and 1 Sunoikisis student for the archaeological school at Kenchreai, the port of Corinth in Greece.  The scholarship will cover the cost of the program and will… Read more

CHS Opportunities for undergraduates

The Center for Hellenic Studies (CHS) is offering a range of opportunities for undergraduates this spring and summer. May 27-June 22 The Kenchreai Archaeological Field School introduces students to the archaeology, history and culture of Greece through participation in a field school and accompanying seminars and excursions. Read more

Artist Anthony Schiavo and the Center for Hellenic Studies’ Meière Mosaics

Anthony Schiavo has been designing and executing mosaics for almost eight decades. On November 9th a small group of classicists, artists, and visiting scholars gathered outside Harvard’s Center for Hellenic Studies in Washington, D.C. to mark the arrival of two mosaic panels designed by renowned artist Hildreth Meière. The panels were part of a large-scale, triptych mural with the center panel depicting Hercules’ passage through the Straight of Gibraltar, and… Read more

Interdisciplinary Workshop: Lectures d’Homère au Center for Hellenic Studies–Paris, June 4-5

iMOUSEION and the CHS are joint sponsors of Lectures d’Homère, an international, interdisciplinary workshop on Homeric epic to be held at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris, France on June 4-5. The Homeric Iliad and Odyssey have been studied for thousands of years, and much progress has been made regarding our understanding of their dating, composition,… Read more