Congratulations to all Classics majors, and all of our students, who are graduating this spring!
Fae Amiro, PhD candidate in Classics at McMaster University, is the recipient of the Crake Doctoral Fellowship in Classics at Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick.
Katherine Dunbabin, professor emerita, who retired from McMaster in 2006, is the recipient of the 2021 Gold Medal Award for Distinguished Archaeological Achievement.
Researchers have been working on the Thesaurus Linguae Latinae since the 1890s, but it is unlike other Latin dictionaries.
The McMaster Classics Club has been traveling to the Royal Ontario Museum for a tour of the Greece and Rome exhibits since 1930.
Congratulations to Classics Major Silvia Zhu on her Undergraduate Student Research Award for 2019.
Chaim Bloom, the new chief baseball officer for the Boston Red Sox, received a degree in Classics (Latin) from Yale University in 2004.
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.