Department of Classics

Congrats Class of 2019! We are celebrating the newest class of Classics Alumni! Click here to learn more about the ceremony and for some great pics from the event! READ MORE
Looking to study abroad? You can earn three upper-level credits while studying abroad on our short-term winter program in Italy, or one credit for our spring break program in Paris! Click here for more info! READ MORE
Remembering the Jews of Greece Concert Please join us on November 7 for a wonderful concert! The Greek Chamber Music Project presents a powerful program in memory of the Holocaust, honoring the Sephardic Jews of Greece and the broader Mediterranean. READ MORE


The members of the Classics Department pride ourselves on bringing the ancient world to life. Whether you choose to major in Classics or just take a course or two with us, we invite you to be a part of our lively learning community.



Dr. Aaron Hershkowitz, one of our alumni (B.A.

On October 3rd, the Classics Department held a welcome reception for its newest Assistant Professor, Dr. Katherine Wasdin. We are all grateful that she has joined the team!

I am a junior Classics major planning to pursue a Ph.D so that I can teach Latin someday.


Ulrich Recital Hall, Tawes Hall
Thursday, November 07, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Thursday, December 05, 2019 - 5:00 PM