Fieldtrip to APT for “Oedipus”

Laura McClure’s graduate seminar on Greek Tragedy (Classics 970) took a fieldtrip last weekend to see Oedipus at American Players Theater. The group reported that it was a wonderful production and an amazing opportunity to …

Nandini Pandey Earns Romnes Faculty Fellowship

Associate Professor Nandini Pandey has been awarded a Romnes Faculty Fellowship for 2021-22. This program provides the recipient with financial support to conduct academic research and is funded by the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) …

Ximing Lu Accepts Position with Bucknell

Recent PhD graduate Dr. Ximing Lu has accepted a position to serve as Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics & Ancient Mediterranean Studies at Bucknell University. Lu graduated in May after successfully defending his dissertation titled …

Isabelle Paulsen Earns Scholarships

Isabelle Paulsen has been awarded the Jane C. Waldbaum Field School Scholarship sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America. Paulsen will be attending the Geté Anishinaabe Izhichigéwin Community Archaeology Project (GAICAP) Archaeological Field School in …

Congratulations Graduating Seniors!

As we approach the end of Spring 2021, the Department of Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies would like to recognize our graduating seniors. We are incredibly proud of this group. Despite the many challenges …