Nandini Pandey: Mythbuster

The latest Sift & Winnow, a publication by the College of Letters and Science, features Associate Professor Nandini Pandey discussing her commitment to expanding mainstream views of the classical world. An Accidental Classicist: Nandini Pandey …

We Celebrate Languages!

Yesterday, we welcomed students to the 9th floor to explore our languages. The event, Celebrate Languages!, was organized by the Language Institute and intended to help students explore the many opportunities they have for language …

Alum Kevin Mattison Accepts Post-Doc in Germany

Hebrew Bible PhD graduate, Dr. Kevin Mattison (2017), has accepted a three-year post-doc position at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Germany). He will be working under Junior professor Walter Bührer on the project “Innerbiblische Schriftauslegung in den …

Beneker Reminds Us ‘How to Be a Leader’

Professor Jeffrey Beneker’s forthcoming book titled, How to Be a Leader: An Ancient Guide to Wise Leadership will be published by Princeton University Press in fall.  “The ancient biographer and essayist Plutarch thought deeply about …

Alumni Updates

The Department of Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies is excited to share the following good news regarding several graduate program alumni: Rachel Hart (PhD 2018) has been hired as a lecturer in Classics at …

Hutton and McClure Earn Named Professor Fellowships

The Named Professorship Selection Committee has voted to recognize two CANES professors for their efforts.  The awards are made possible by research efforts of UW–Madison faculty and staff. Technology arising from these research efforts is licensed …