Undergraduate News

Congratulations to Joshua Allbright!

Congratulations to Joshua Allbright, a major in Ancient Greek & Latin with minors in French and Modern Greek, for defending his senior honors thesis. Josh’s thesis is titled “Love in Thucydides: A Study of Love and Rhetoric in the History of the Peloponnesian War.” Professor Stephen Esposito was Josh’s thesis advisor, and Professor Jay Samons […]

Yanni Metaxas wins Center for Hellenic Studies Internship

BU Modern Greek Student Yanni Metaxas wins Center for Hellenic Studies 2016 Internship Harvard University’s Center for Hellenic Studies has recently awarded a summer internship in Greece to Yanni Metaxas, a minor in Modern Greek Studies who attended the BUPh Summer Study in Greece in 2014. A former Core Curriculum student and a major in […]

Learn Modern Greek this Summer!

Let’s learn Greek! This summer at BU, we’ll run a course in Beginning Modern Greek for high school and college students. Registration will start from Feb. 25 and go until July 5th, and the course will carry university credit. For more information, visit the Summer Term website or contact us (classics@bu.edu)!

BU Philhellenes Greek Night 2015!

Please join the BU Philhellenes for a great night of fun, food, music, dancing, and more at our Greek Night this Thursday, November 19 at 6pm in the Terrace Lounge, 2nd Floor of the GSU (behind the Ziskind Lounge)!! Everyone is welcome! Tickets are available for purchase for $5 at the BU Philhellenes table in the […]

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New Language Learning website

Check out the new one-stop shopping site for information about language study here at BU. Find all the majors and minors that require language study, a list of all 28 languages taught at BU (including Ancient Greek, modern Greek, and Latin) and so much more! Bookmark it now: http://www.bu.edu/cas/academics/undergraduate-education/language-learning-at-cas/

Congratulations to Jeremy Fischer and Meghan Kelly!

Congratulations to Jeremy Fischer, a major in Ancient Greek and Latin, and Meghan Kelly, a major in Classical Civilization for successfully defending their theses. Jeremy’s thesis is entitled “Ovid’s Panopticon: Politics, Poetic Structure and the Fragmented Persona in the Amores.” He received an Alumni Award for Writing Excellence for his work. Meghan’s thesis is entitled “Ennepe […]

Josh Allbright, CL Major, awarded Hellenic Studies internship

Harvard University’s Center for Hellenic Studies has recently awarded a summer internship in Greece to Josh Allbright, an Ancient Greek and Latin major who attended the BUPh Summer Study in Greece in 2014 and is currently enrolled in Kelly Polychroniou’s Intermediate Modern Greek class, as well as continuing his studies in Ancient Greek, Latin, and […]

Invitation to apply to the Eleni Gatzoyiannis Scholarship

Boston University is currently accepting applications for the 2018-2019 Eleni Gatzoyiannis Scholarship through May 1, 2018. The scholarship is available to full-time undergraduate and graduate students of Greek birth or ancestry who have completed at least one semester at Boston University, are in good academic standing, and demonstrate financial need. To apply, eligible students must […]