Valencia College and The Hill School invite applications to the NEH Institute: Timeless Parallels: Veteran Voices & Classical Literature
For more information please read below or find here: https://valenciacollege.edu/resources/grants/neh-summer-institute/
This program is open to all secondary school teachers of Latin, Ancient Greek, English, or History.
Program Description: This Institute will enable secondary school teachers to develop curriculum that draws parallels between the experience of veterans in the modern and ancient worlds, exploring such issues as homecoming and reintegration into civilian life; the treatment of veterans; the problem of war trauma and treatment of PTSD; and, the role of society in sharing the burdens of veteran experiences.
Program Costs: A generous stipend from the National Endowment of The Humanities of $2,850 will be used by participants may be used to cover all program costs, including travel, lodging, and meals.
- Homer’s Odyssey
- Sophocles’ Antigone
- Vergil’s Aeneid
- Caesar’s Gallic Wars