The Department of Classics offers courses, lectures, and other events that explore the languages, literatures, history and culture of the ancient Greeks and Romans. Our B.A. and M.A. programs in Classics focus on the ancient languages and texts read in the original Greek and Latin, and our PhD program offers specialized study in ancient history, music, performance, and philosophy. The undergraduate program in Ancient Studies allows students to explore the political, cultural, and social history of Greece and Rome, with little or no work in the ancient languages.
February 17, 2015
The Department of Classics remembers warmly Professor Emeritus Kevin Herbert, who passed away on February 10th, 2015 at the age of 93.
March 24, 2015
Did Seneca write his plays to be performed on stage? If so, what might those performances have been like?
Students in Tim Moore’s advanced Latin class on Seneca and Roman Tr