By Melissa V Parno

BU Classics Major leads Massachusetts Junior Classical League to Victory

August 29th, 2013 in General News, Undergraduate News

Classical Studies’ own Michael Howard (CAS ’14) was a co-coach of the Massachusetts Junior Classical League’s victorious 2013 Certamen team. At this year’s national competition, the team won the Advanced Certamen competition for the first time ever and won the Intermediate Certamen competition for the second year in a row. Congratulations everyone!

Professor Esposito “talks-back” about “The Penelopiad”

February 27th, 2013 in Department Event Recap, Faculty News, General News

Esposito at the "Penelopiad"

On Sunday, February 24, Professor Esposito served as a panelist in a “talk-back” after a BU CFA School of Theater production of Margaret Atwood’s The Penelopiad, a feminist rewrite of Homer’s Odyssey. The performance (minus Professor Esposito) continues through March 2 at the Boston Center for the Arts.

Visit the Capitoline “Brutus” at the MFA

January 23rd, 2013 in General News

Don’t miss your chance to see one of the icons of Roman art on view in the MFA’s Roman Art Gallery only through May 1. The Capitoline “Brutus,” a world-famous bronze portrait of a Roman statesman is on loan from the Palazzo dei Conservatori/Capitoline Museum, Rome, for just a short time.

An Alumni Weekend to Remember

October 11th, 2012 in Alumni-news, Department Event Recap, General News

The special alumni reading of Aristophanes’ Assemblywomen was a great success. Thanks to all of the alumni who came to perform or enjoy the performance – it was wonderful to see you again!