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.
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.