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  • Locations: Oberlin, United States
  • Program Terms: Winter Term
  • Restrictions: Oberlin applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
WT Program Focus: Academic Focus
Program Description:

Program Information:
This is an on campus Winter Term class. We will meet five times a week to read and discuss the works of Lucretius (a Roman Epicurean) and Seneca (a Roman Stoic) in order to gain a better knowledge of their philosophies. We will blend readings about physics (atoms and void for Lucretius vs. the four elements for Seneca) and ethics in order to get a better holistic view of both systems of thought. Student projects will include journals, papers, and creative options. 

Number of students: 10

Student Fee: $10

Christopher Trinacty

Oberlin College Deadlines (please confirm host program deadlines):
Oberlin College Deadlines (please confirm host program deadlines):
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter Term 2020 12/06/2019 ** Rolling Admission 01/06/2020 01/24/2020