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classical studies educator

Jose Oroz Reta, Spanish classical studies educator. Ordained priest Order of St. Augustine, Roman Catholic Church. Recipient 1st prize International Augustinian Concours, 1955; Foundation Hard grantee, Geneva. Member Society Latin Studies, Society Patristic Studies, Virgilian Studies, Vergilian Society, Society Philosophy (Madrid).

Background

Reta, Jose Oroz was born on July 28, 1923 in Beire, Navarra, Spain. Son of Vicente Oroz and Abdona Reta (Leoz) Lacasta.

Education

Bachelor, Zaragoza U, 1947. Lic in Classical Philology, University Salamanca, Spain, 1953. Doctor in Classical Philology, University Salamanca, Spain, 1956.

Career

Assistant professor philosophy University Madrid, 1955-1957, professor classical philology, 1960-1993, professor emeritus, 1993-1996.

Achievements

  • Ordained priest Order of St. Augustine, Roman Catholic Church.

Membership

Member Society Latin Studies, Society Patristic Studies, Virgilian Studies, Vergilian Society, Society Philosophy (Madrid).

Connections

father:
Vicente Oroz Lacasta

mother:
Abdona Reta (Leoz) Lacasta