Event: Can the Ancient Greeks and Romans Help Us?

Chris Gill and John Wilkins held a session on ‘Healthcare and Wellbeing – Can the Ancient Greeks and Romans Help Us?’ on Tuesday Dec 11, 2012, 19:00-21:00.

This forms part of the ‘Town Meets Gown’ series at the Global Centre, 17 St David’s Hill, Exeter, EX4 3RG. 

Learning to Become a Good Roman Emperor: An Evening of Stoic Meditation

MA Student Patrick Ussher reports on the recent Medication event held at the University of Exeter:

“On the 22nd February, 2012, the University of Exeter’s Meditation Society held an exploratory session with the theme

Marcus Aurelius

Marcus Aurelius

‘Stoic Meditation: Learning from the Wisdom of Marcus Aurelius’ Meditations.’ The session was led by Prof. Christopher Gill, professor of Ancient Thought in the Classics department, and by Patrick Ussher, MA Classics student. It was  part of the University’s mental wellbeing day. Continue reading