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May 26, 2009

Rhymes for the Times

Oliver Nicholson's enthusiasm for his subjects and ability to make Latin and Late Antiquity come to life has made him one of the most popular professors in the College of Liberal Arts. As a result, his students and colleagues joined together to nominate him for an Arthur "Red" Motley Exemplary Teaching Award in 2009.
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August 19, 2008

Lost and Found: Shoebox Yields Cuneiform Cone

Portrait: Eva von Dassow. In a two-part story, cuneiform expert Eva von Dassow recounts how a forgotten artifact led to the rediscovery of a forgotten Mesopotamian king. Part 1 | Part 2

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Fragment Found at Uruk Matches Cone Found in CNES Shoebox

By Eva von Dassow (edited from CNES, fall 2007)

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