Edinburgh Classics Outreach

Classics at Edinburgh is committed to outreach in the local community and further afield.

Calton hill at night

As academics with the chance to study and teach Classics for a living, we are keen to engage with the local community of learners and to enthuse others about the subject we are passionate about. At the moment, we are in the process of building up a number of outreach activities and projects, and this page includes details of the some of the project and events in which we are and have been involved.

Outreach events, activities, and outputs

University of Edinburgh staff are regularly involved in a number of local outreach activities, in addition to their contributions in various media and publications aimed at a broader audience. Here is a selection since spring 2019 (with specific individuals named where appropriate):

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Our current Outreach officer is David Lewis.

Questions about this outreach webpage can be directed to Aaron Pelttari.