Student Resources

Make the most of your time at UD!

There are many ways for you to get involved in the Classics Department and in the wide world of Classics. In this section of the website, you can find information about the UD Classics Club and about UD's chapter of Eta Sigma Phi (the Classics honor society). In our Study Abroad & Field Schools section, you can explore Classics-related opportunities. You can also look into our Scholarships & Funding page to find out ways of covering program expenses.

Our Advice for Majors section offers tips on how to make the most of your time at UD and how to prepare for life after UD (since it is never too soon to start thinking about the future). And our Conferences page tells you all about presenting at an academic conference.

Finally, check out Websites, Apps & Study Tools for educational and fun Classics-related resources.



Background photo: Athens from the Acropolis © 2016 by Isabella Villanueva, BA '18


2018 Galbraith Lecture Explores 'Dante and Liturgical Time'

As we age, most of us ask ourselves, where has the time gone? Borrowing text from UD's Core curriculum, this spring semester's Galbraith Lecture will explore the difference between our own perception of time, and how the philosopher-poet Dante Alighieri viewed mankind's immortal clock, steeped in Scripture and in life.

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UD Presents: 'Dwelling: Paintings by Peter Ligon and Layla Luna'

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is pleased to announce an upcoming exhibition featuring two Dallas/Fort Worth area artists, Peter Ligon and Layla Luna, who articulate the architectural styling of dwelling spaces in their paintings. Both artists will give presentations at an opening reception on Friday, March 23, at 5:30 p.m. in the Haggar Art History Auditorium located in the Haggerty Art Village on the University of Dallas’ Irving campus.

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Politics Major Empowers Youth, Shares Story Through Theater

Although she herself is not able to vote, Liz Magallanes, BA '18, works to make voting possible for other people. She first got involved with the organization Mi Familia Vota in 2014 and has been contributing to their endeavors ever since, including working with high school students in Dallas ISD. Additionally, she recently had a role in the play "Deferred Action."

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