Summer 2019 marks the expansion of the project to include archaeological excavation at the Iron Age site Incoronata.
Shanna Ingram is a fourth year biology student with a minor in classics. Under the direction of associate professor Spencer Pope, Faculty of Humanities, she and a team of students traveled to Metaponto, Italy. The goal: To piece together the history and artifacts of the ancient Greek settlement of Metaponto.
The construction of elaborate country villas by members of the Roman elite was one of the defining architectural, cultural and economic phenomena of the Roman world.
Dr. Dunbabin, who retired from McMaster in 2006, is one of 76 academics who have been named fellows this year.
Congratulations to Dr. Spencer Pope and Dr. Martin Beckmann, recipients of SSHRC Insight grants!
The Department of Classics at McMaster University will be hosting the CAC annual conference this year from May 7th-9th.
McMaster Classics Major Shanna Ingram participated on an archaeological excavation at Ceverteri, ancient Caere, in Italy across summer 2018.
The Department of Classics is presenting an information session for the Archaeological Field Practicum at Metaponto on Thursday, January 17th, 2019.
Dr. Martin Beckmann will be holding an information session for students interested in participating in the project on December 6, 2:30pm in TSH 701.
The Department of Classics and the Faculty of Humanities was pleased to welcome Prof. Paolo Carafa of the University of Rome, “La Sapienza,” to campus on Thursday, 1 November.