Alumni Weekend with the Classics Department!

By pmichell
September 15th, 2014 in General News, Uncategorized.

College of Arts & Sciences Core & Classics Reception Core and the Classics Department are hosting a reception for all alumni in the Core office, CAS 119. Faculty from both Core and Classics will join the... More

International Society for Late Antique Literary Studies (ISLALS) Conference Announced

By pmichell
September 10th, 2014 in General News, Uncategorized.

The second annual conference of the International Society for Late Antique Literary Studies (ISLALS) will convene on the campus of Boston University on November 14-15, 2014. The theme of the conference is High and Low... More

BU in Athens Recap

By pmichell
August 1st, 2014 in General News.

The BU Philhellenes have returned from their studies and travels in Greece. Read about their adventures here.

Summer Newsletter Available!

By pmichell
July 10th, 2014 in General News.

The Summer Newsletter has been published on our website. Check out what the faculty, graduates students, and alumni have been up to this year. A special thank you to everyone who contributed. The Newsletter can... More

Prof. Scully leads seminar at Grambling State University

By pmichell
June 6th, 2014 in General News.

Exploring the Margins: Enhancing the Teaching of Ancient Greek Drama at Historically Black Colleges and Universities at Grambling State University, Grambling, Louisiana Stephen Scully (Associate Professor, Department of Classical Studies) and Michele Valerie Ronnick (BU PhD '90;... More

Professor Ruck announces Gaia Project

By pmichell
May 29th, 2014 in General News.

The Gaia Project for a new museum complex at the archaeological site of the ancient Greek Eleusinian Mysteries, to become the International Center for the Study of Mankind's Relationship to our Planet Earth. The project envisages... More

Becky Wysocki, graduate student, receives GRS Summer Research Fellowship

By pmichell
May 20th, 2014 in General News.

Congratulations to graduate student Becky Wysocki who has received a 2014 Summer Research Fellowship from GRS. The Fellowship is a non-service stipend to allow advanced PhD students spend the summer pursuing research.

Dustin Dixon, graduate student, wins Dissertation Fellowship

By pmichell
May 12th, 2014 in General News, Uncategorized.

Congratulations to graduate student Dustin Dixon, who has won one of the first-ever Graduate Dissertation Fellowships from the BU Center for the Humanities! Link

Colin Pang, graduate student, wins Humanities Award

By pmichell
April 24th, 2014 in General News, Uncategorized.

A big congratulations to our graduate student Colin Pang, who won the Humanities Award at Scholars Day, a celebration of graduate research at BU!

Undergraduate Conference Announced

By pmichell
March 26th, 2014 in General News.

The Boston University Classics Department is proud to announce a research symposium in which speakers will examine the editorial decisions that shape Homeric epic. We welcome two guest speakers, Professors Neel Smith (College of the... More