Upcoming Events and Departmental News
Three Classics/Classical Civ. students win summer grants to pursue research. Joshua Ziesel ('17) will spend his summer studying the language of the Athenian orator Lysias, Kjerstin Burkiek ('17) will research the persona of Alexander the Great, and Calix O'Hara ('17) will test the abilities of linothorax armor. Calix will also be giving a talk titled "Developing a Model for the Testing of Ancient Body Armor" at the National Undergraduate Research Colloquium in Eastern Washington University (Spokane, WA) in April.
Dr. Susan Rubin Suleiman (Harvard) will deliver the Humanities Symposium keynote address, "Why do we laugh at Rhinoceros," on March 12, 6pm, McGuire Hall.
Dr. Miola (Loyola) will present his current research with talk titled "Realms of Gold? Chapman's Iliad." April 9, 6pm, Knott Hall B03
Natalie Tsottles' ('16) work on translating Latin profiled by Loyola News. Read the full story here.