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Posted on September 16th, 2022 in Announcements, Classes, Featured, Students, Upcoming by Elizabeth W. Thill

Want to enhance your growth as a citizen of the world? Ask timeless big-picture questions while learning marketable skills? Expand and unlearn what you thought you knew about Ancient Greece and Rome? Draw connections to the past in your field of study? Whether you are minoring in Classical Studies, or taking courses to expand your view …

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Posted on October 4th, 2022 in Real Housewives of Mt Olympus by Elizabeth W. Thill

This episode of Real Housewives of Mt. Olympus brought to you by CLAS-C 210 Ancient Medicine and Modern Terminology HERMES, GOD OF LOWER LEARNING AND GENERAL PAIN IN THE….: Bro, guess what the mortals just dug up from the Bronze Age Levant. Guess. APOLLO, GOD OF HIGHER LEARNING AND MUSIC: Hermes, this isn’t a great …

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Posted on October 3rd, 2022 in Real Housewives of Mt Olympus by Elizabeth W. Thill

This episode of Real Housewives of Hades (a Mt. Olympus spin-off) brought to you by CLAS-C 351 Change and Innovation in Ancient Greece. [SETTING: Underworld Club for Architects] PHIDIAS, DESIGNER OF THE PARTHENON: Connacht, you seem upset. Again. What’s wrong? CONNACHT, DESIGNER OF STONEHENGE: My monument is in the mortal news again. This time they’re talking …

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Posted on September 29th, 2022 in Real Housewives of Mt Olympus by Elizabeth W. Thill

This episode of Real Housewives of Mt. Olympus brought to you by CLAS-C 351 Change and Innovation in Ancient Greece. [SETTING: Breakfast in the Palace of the Gods] ZEUS, KING OF GODS AND PERPETUAL HORN-DOG: Did you see they found another religious mosaic in Judea? This one is from the Christians. HERA, GODDESS OF CHILDBIRTH …

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Posted on September 24th, 2022 in Real Housewives of Mt Olympus by Elizabeth W. Thill

This episode of Real Housewives of Mt. Olympus brought to you by CLAS-C 351 Change and Innovation in Ancient Greece. [SETTING: Support Group for the Newly Deified] HERCULES, SON OF ZEUS AND FORMER MORTAL:…And then he just laughed at the myth where I produce the Cancer zodiac sign. Which really hurt, you know? DIVINE ANTONINUS PIUS, …

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Posted on September 22nd, 2022 in Real Housewives of Mt Olympus by Elizabeth W. Thill

This episode of Real Housewives of Hades (a Mt. Olympus spin-off) brought to you by CLAS-C 210 Ancient Medicine and Modern Terminology. [SETTING: Underworld Scientific Academy] ARISTOTLE, ANCIENT PHILOSOPHER AND SCIENCE NERD: Hippocrates, you seem upset. What’s wrong? Besides being dead in the bleak underworld for all eternity, of course. HIPPOCRATES, ANCIENT PHYSICIAN AND FATHER OF MEDICINE: …

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Posted on September 16th, 2022 in Announcements, Classes, Featured, Students, Upcoming by Elizabeth W. Thill

Want to enhance your growth as a citizen of the world? Ask timeless big-picture questions while learning marketable skills? Expand and unlearn what you thought you knew about Ancient Greece and Rome? Draw connections to the past in your field of study? Whether you are minoring in Classical Studies, or taking courses to expand your view …

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Posted on September 15th, 2022 in Real Housewives of Mt Olympus by Elizabeth W. Thill

This episode of Real Housewives of Mt. Olympus brought to you by CLAS A301 Classical Archaeology. ROMA, GODDESS OF ROME (entering with VICTORIA, GODDESS OF VICTORY and BRITANNIA, GODDESS OF THE PROVINCE OF BRITAIN): Minerva, Mars, my fellow personifications and I seek your assistance. Many centuries ago Victoria obtained a large gem called the Koh-i-Noor, and …

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Posted on September 12th, 2022 in Mythology Pitch Meetings by Elizabeth W. Thill

Have you ever wondered how your favorite Classical Myths came to be? This is absolutely not how that happened, but it could have happened, maybe, and that’s the point of mythology. Shout-out to Ryan George, whose Pitch Meeting video series inspired the Muses. This episode of Mythology Pitch Meetings brought to you by CLAS C205 Classical …

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Posted on September 9th, 2022 in Real Housewives of Mt Olympus by Elizabeth W. Thill

This episode of Real Housewives of Mt. Olympus brought to you by CLAS A301 Classical Archaeology. MARS, ROMAN GOD OF WAR: Minerva, we have a problem. Did you hear that the mortal authorities seized dozens of artifacts from a place called New York and are returning them to Rome and Egypt? MINERVA, ROMAN GODDESS OF …

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Posted on September 6th, 2022 in Real Housewives of Mt Olympus by Elizabeth W. Thill

Episode 27: In which Zeus sends mixed messages to his mortal followers, and gambles that Hera isn’t paying attention (always a bad bet). This episode of Real Housewives of Mt. Olympus brought to you by CLAS-C 102 Ancient Roman Culture. [SETTING: Breakfast in the Palace of the Gods] ZEUS, KING OF GODS AND PERPETUAL HORN-DOG: …

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