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What's in a hoard? Help bring the second Southwarwickshire hoard "home" to Warwickshire Museum!!

A second Southwarwickshire hoard of Roman coins has been found and Warwickshire Museum is currently fundraising to 'bring the hoard home'! Read Stanley Ireland's piece on the hoard here and consider donating or attending the fundraising gala event on 5th April!

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Michael Scott on Why Study Classics at Warwick
" You get to understand a world that has fundamentally influenced our own, so when you study Classics you don't just study the past, you actually also study our own world as it is around us right now."
Find out more reasons to study Classics

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Taught MA information evening 22nd November 2018.

 Please join us for an information evening, with wine and nibbles, on Thursday 22nd November 2018, 5-7pm, in the Oculus building on main campus (room 01.02).

Making Classics Matter

The Department of Classics is passionately committed to encouraging as wide an audience as possible to engage with the study of the Classical world. In addition to our video and audio podcasts, we run a series of engagement, outreach and widening participation activities, including our annual drama festival.

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The Classics Department at Warwick is one of the best in the UK. Our international reputation rests on our innovative and intensive teaching, and on research which continues to open up new aspects of Greco-Roman antiquity and its importance in later history. Find out more about us.