Three Graduating Seniors Featured in Old Gold & Black

  Check out these Old Gold & Black stories on three of our graduating seniors!  https://wfuogb.com/13037/graduation-tabloid-2021/anna-campbell-latin/ https://wfuogb.com/13094/graduation-tabloid-2021/will-lewis-classics/ https://wfuogb.com/13069/graduation-tabloid-2021/kelli-frangoulis-classical-languages/  

Alum wins award!

  Sinclair Bell (’95), who majored in Classical Studies and History, was named the 2021 Presidential Teaching Professor at Northern Illinois University!  Read more about it here: https://www.niutoday.info/2021/04/14/sinclair-bell-named-2021-presidential-teaching-professor/?fbclid=IwAR13SDG7KoKgEPbDmNSKacrJz7oVmJM9zneNXtTowMFvCYddvtzzwuYfnoo   

Professor T. H. M. Gellar-Goad’s book, Plautus: Curculio, is published!

Professor T. H. M. Gellar-Goad’s book, Plautus: Curculio, was recently published by Bloomsbury Academic earlier this month. “This study explores the world of Curculio and the world of Plautus, with special attention to how the play was originally performed (including the first-ever comprehensive musical analysis of the play), the play’s plots and themes, and its… Continue Reading: Professor T. H. M. Gellar-Goad’s book, Plautus: Curculio, is published!

Alum Receives Fellowship Funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities

The National Endowment for the Humanities announced awards announced last week.  Sinclair Bell (’95 Classical Studies Major, History Major), Professor at Northern Illinois University, has received fellowship funding for research and preparation of a book on the representation of Africans in ancient Roman art.  His project is titled: Race and Representation in the Roman Empire: Images of… Continue Reading: Alum Receives Fellowship Funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities

Student Publication in Ad Meliora

Student Queen McKee (’23) has published a piece in Ad Meliora titled Reimagining Lysistrata: Gender Expansion, Equity, Representation and Impact.  Check it out here: https://medium.com/ad-meliora/reimagining-lysistrata-gender-expansion-equity-representation-and-impact-beb6b5b4affc

Dept Support of the ZSR Librarians’ Assembly, Statement on Online Proctoring Services

The Classics Department supports the ZSR Librarians’ Assembly, Statement on Online Proctoring Services, July 23, 2020, which includes this statement:   “While we affirm the need to ensure academic integrity and protect academic freedom, as well as the need to meet the requirements of various accrediting bodies, we must place before all of these our commitment to a… Continue Reading: Dept Support of the ZSR Librarians’ Assembly, Statement on Online Proctoring Services