Michael Parker: The Last Lecture

UNCG’S Moore Humanities and Research Administration (MHRA) Building 1215 1111 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, NC, United States

Our “Last Lecture” series returns with UNCG Professor Emeritus Michael Parker, author of eight novels and three collections of stories. Parker has received the North Carolina Award for Literature, the Thomas Wolfe Prize, and three O.Henry Awards, among many other honors; for nearly thirty years, he taught in the MFA … Continued

Politics of the Past: Constructing Communities in the Aeneid and Today

UNCG’S Moore Humanities and Research Administration (MHRA) Building 1215 1111 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, NC, United States

Join the Classical Studies Department for a lecture from Dr. Tedd Wimperis (Elon University) on communities, ethnicity, and cultural memory in Virgil's Aeneid. Free and open to the public.

Ancient Roman Concrete: Let’s Build an Empire

UNCG’S Moore Humanities and Research Administration (MHRA) Building 1215 1111 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, NC, United States

Join Dr. Lynne Lancaster (Ohio University) for a lecture on how Roman concrete and engineering know-how built a Mediterranean empire. Hosted by the Department of Classical Studies and AIA Triad Society. Free and open to the public.