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Past Events in CANES

November 16, 2017 - 7:00pm

A lecture by Paula Gottlieb

November 16, 2017 - 5:30pm

Mary McHugh will give an interactive lecture entitled “Modern Palmeritan Markets and Street Food in the Ancient Roman World.” Sparked by a description from the Roman poet Martial, her talk will explore poetry, material culture, and comparative modern evidence to discover the street food culture

November 15, 2017 - 1:30pm

Join us for a lecture by Dr. Tshokolo Makutoane, Department of Hebrew at University of the Free State, South Africa

November 2, 2017 - 5:30pm

Join us for a lecture featuring Andrew Feldherr, Chair of the Department of Classics at Princeton.

November 2, 2017 - 12:00pm to November 5, 2017 - 5:00pm

The theme for this year's linguistic conference is "Progress."

October 20, 2017 - 7:00pm

Presented by Brent Seales, University of Kentucky

October 18, 2017 - 6:00pm

Hillbilly Elegy, this year’s Go Big Read book, is a personal reflection on upward mobility in America seen through the lens of a white, working-class family in the Midwest. Join classmates and ILS faculty and staff, including Professor Laura McClure and Teaching Assistant Amy Hendricks, to discuss the book.

Dinner will be served.

October 2, 2017 - 5:30pm

Since 2011, Professor Jodi Magness has been directing excavations in the ancient village of Huqoq in Israel's Galilee.

September 14, 2017 - 4:00pm

Presented by Professor David Gunkel, University of Northern Illinois

May 4, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Join us to celebrate the many accomplishments of our graduating seniors, graduate students, and award and scholarship winners!

Enjoy cake, ice cream, and community!!!