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Education

Students visit Oriental Institute

Crossroads High School students visited the Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago in October. The student body is studying ancient history, literature, music, art and drama in their interdisciplinary subjects this year. Reuben Horst (left), John Woods and Thomas Cook stand in front of a polished black limestone head of a bull. It once guarded the entrance to the Hundred-Column Hall in Persepolis in Persia.

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