Events and Programs

SEMESTER ONE 2020 EVENTS

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Notice: All future events for Semester One have been cancelled in line with University and Government policy. As such, trivia, critical dialogues, winter social, and all our other events have been put on hold. We are endeavouring to offer as much online support as possible for our members during this difficult time. We hope to resume our programs and events in Semester Two. We hope everyone stays safe and healthy.

~ O-Week Events ~

HASS Open Day:  Monday, 17 February, 11am-2pm
UQ Exhibition Hall
We will have a stall set up as part of the HASS Open Day on the Monday of O-Week. Beat the Market Day mayhem and become a member early!

Clubs and Societies Day (Formerly O-Week Market Day):  Wednesday, 19 February, 1pm-5pm
Great Court
Come along to the CAHS stall on Market Day to become a member and chat to our new exec team about what is happening in 2020!

~ Events in Weeks 1-13 ~

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Welcome Pizza Lunch:  Monday, 24 February, 11am – 1pm
R.D. Milns Antiquities Museum
Is your New Year’s resolution to eat healthy foods? Our Welcome Pizza Lunch is a great opportunity for new members to become involved in CAHS (and eat healthy, because pizza is healthy, right?). Come and meet your fellow CAHS members,  listen to the exciting new events we have coming this year and mingle with lecturers and tutors from the School of Classics and Ancient History. This is a free event for members only – pizza and drinks will be provided.

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Essay Writing Masterclass: Tuesday, 10 March, 11am – 12pm
Michie Building (9), Room 536
Looking for some pointers on writing that 7-worthy tutorial essay? Come along to our Essay Writing Masterclass and learn the ropes from your peers and tutors! 

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Ides of March Event: Monday, 16 March, 5:30-8:30pm
Alumni Court

This year we will be re-creating Vincenzo Camuccini’s famous painting La Mort de Cèsar (1806). Come in costume, or bring some sheets and make one at the event with the help of our crafty exec team – those who come prepared will be able to be one of the main Roman senators or even Caesar himself! Food and drinks will be provided. This is a free event for our members, so be sure to sign up online (https://cahsmemberships.getqpay.com/) or bring your $5 with you on the night!

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CLAMO’s Classical Languages Masterclass – Study Essentials and Mid-Semester Exam Preparation: Tuesday, 24 March, 11am-12pm

Zoom

Want to set yourself up to conquer studying the Classical Languages? Join us via Zoom for our first-ever Classical Languages Masterclass! Together, your Vice President of Classical Languages Allie Schultz and MPhil Candidate Sarah Prince will step you through our guide to studying classical languages and give you some handy tips for your upcoming Mid-Semester Exams (they get here faster than you can imagine!). Ensuring you conquer those languages will set you up for a career in Classics or Ancient History, so this is a must-do for beginner students especially!

We are using Zoom to conduct our CLAMO Masterclass, so if you would like to be involved, please message us or send an email to cahsuq@gmail.com and we will send you the Zoom ID and you can join us online from 11am – 12pm on Tuesday the 24th of March!

P.S. CLAMO assistance will resume next week via an online forum! Stay tuned for details!

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Exam Preparation Masterclass: Tuesday, 26 May, 11:30am-12:30pm

Zoom

Not sure how to prep for that upcoming ANCH exam? This masterclass will give you a taste of what to expect in ANCH exams. Although we’ll be focussing on ANCH1240, students from any ANCH course are more than welcome! We will be running this masterclass via Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/95513800865

CLAMO Live Zoom – Exam Prep Drop-in Session: Tuesday, 2 June, 10:30am-11:30am

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Join our mentors for pre-exam assistance in our Live Zoom Drop-in Session!

This is your opportunity to chat with experienced classical language students, and gain assistance for your upcoming exams. Be sure to bring your question!

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CAHS Online Trivia Night: Friday, 5 June, 7:00pm-9:00pm

Zoom and Kahoot!

We will be running a Trivia Night online via Zoom and Kahoot!
There will be sections on Greek and Roman history as well as Egypt, Archaeology, Material Culture and World History – a little something for all the history buffs out there! First prize is a $20 book voucher and the two runners up will receive a $15 book prize each!
Join us via the Zoom link, so you can catch up with all of your friends! The Kahoot information will be released soon.
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/98479427835

ONGOING PROGRAMS

Mentoring Programs:

CAHS offers a weekly workshop aimed specifically at helping students of Ancient History and/or Classical Languages. Please visit this page for more information.

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