Citanda: Yale Through the Years

Interesting item in the Yale Daily News on how the concept of what was important/what a major was developed over the years at Yale … Classics was strong for quite a while:

Yale Daily News – Life//Times//Blue.

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This Day in Ancient History: ante diem xviii kalendas februarias

ante diem xviii kalendas februarias

  • carmentalia (day 2) — an annual festival in honour of the nymph Carmenta (a divinity associated with prophecy and childbirth; also the mother of Evander) celebrated primarily by women on the 11th and 15th of January
  • 69 A.D. — murder of Galba and his adopted son Piso; dies imperii of Otho