Current Book Club Selection: Aristophanes’ Clouds

The Book Club of Hour 25 will be opening with Aristophanes’ Clouds. Cedric H. Whitman in his book Aristophanes and the Comic Hero (Harvard University Press 1964) describes Clouds as: “… a  serious work that is almost universally accepted as a manifesto of Aristophanes’ educational beliefs, his… Read more

New Year, New Life, New Banner

A guest post by Jacqui Donlon With the arrival of the New Year, our Hour 25 site was dressed up with a new look. Even in its cropped form, the beauty of the mosaic is evident; and there is a wonderful story behind this banner. It is a… Read more

Creating a Gravatar: Step-by-Step Instructions

A guest post by Rob Jenson, one of the CHS systems administrators. You may notice that some members of our community have a customized image associated with their profile. Our FAQ explains that those images are called Gravatars. Here’s how to get your own! Steps to create a Gravatar:… Read more

Olga Levaniouk to Visit Hour 25 in January

We are pleased to announce that Professor Olga Levaniouk will visit Hour 25 during the second week of January. Levaniouk is an Associate Professor of Classics at the University of Washington and she has been a Mentor in the Discussion Board for the first and second sessions of HeroesX. Below is a brief bio as available on the University of Washington website. Read more