New & Noteworthy

Dr. Jay Fisher will be a guest speaker at Stockton University on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 4:30pm.  For more information please refer to this link


Thomas Figueira (ed.), Myth, Text, and History at Sparta. Gorgias studies in classical and late antiquity, 18. Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press, 2016. Pp. 330. ISBN 9781463205959. $95.00.

Reviewed by Timothy Doran, California State University – Los Angeles (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Click on the link to read the full review Link to Bryn Mawr Classical Review

Congratulations to Emily Allen-Hornblower, for winning the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Service!

Jonathan Finnerty (’17), double major in Classics and Philosophy, has been awarded a Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship, which funds four years of graduate study. Jonathan is currently applying to graduate school in philosophy with a specialty in Greek philosophy. Congratulations, Jonathan!

Kristina Chew will be joining the faculty in Fall 2016 as an online instructor and mentor of the department's online curriculum. Kristina has a PhD from Yale in Comparative Literature. She has translated Virgil's Georgics for Hackett (2002) and is now working on a translation of Seneca's tragedies. Kristina is a national advocate for people with autism and intellectual disabilities.

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