Jeff Beneker Co-Edits New Volume

Jeff Beneker has co-edited a newly published volume titled, Plutarch’s Unexpected Silences: Suppression and Selection in the Lives and Moralia. Description: The act of recording anything is at the same time an act of silencing. Choices are …

CANES Majors Earn Scholarships

Three undergraduates with majors in the department have been awarded scholarships made available to Letters & Science students for the 2022-23 academic year. There were 680 applicants for 175 scholarships. Each of the CANES students …

Alumnus Joe Goodkin Serenades Students

Joe Goodkin captivated Classical Mythology students with a series of beautiful ballads called, “The Blues of Achilles” – a 35 minute performance of original songs with lyrics inspired by Homer’s epic poem, “The Iliad”. Read …

Graduate Students and Alumni Present at CAMWS

PhD students Amie Goblirsch, Kate Melberg, and Marina Grochocki, along with alumni Ximing Lu and Mason Wheelock-Johnson, presented at the most recent Classical Association of the Middle West and South meeting which took place March …

Chontel Syfox Publishes in Metatron

Chontel Syfox has published, “A Response to David Lambert’s ‘What is Scripture?’” in the journal Metatron. Syfox joined CANES in fall of 2020 and will teach Introduction to Biblical Literature and a graduate seminar titled, …