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Upcoming Events

Advising Night in the Classics Department

All majors and interested students are welcome to stop by for advising.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013. 4:00 - 6:00 PM

5th Floor, Herter Hall



The Politics of Public Display: 
Archaeology, Museums and Artifacts from the Holy Land

A lecture by Prof. Morag Kersel, Dept. of Anthropology, DePaul University, Chicago. Sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America, Western Massachusetts Society.

Thursday, November 7, 2013. 5:00PM

Herter Hall 301, Reception to follow.

Find other AIA local lectures here.


Classics Department Bulger Awards Ceremony

Friday, November 8, 2013. 5:00PM

Campus Center 10th floor, UMass.


David Grose Memorial Lecture. Title TBD.

A lecture by Professor Alan Shapiro, W.H. Collins Vickers Professor of Archaeology, Johns Hopkins University.

Thursday, March 13, 2014. 5:00PM

Amherst Room, Campus Center 10th floor, UMass.

Open to the Public



Annual Eta Sigma Phi Classics Honors Society Induction

Thursday, April 10, 2014.

Campus Center, 10th floor, UMass. Reception to follow.



Annual M.A.T. Alumni Reunion

This year’s gathering includes special sessions to honor Professor Ken Kitchell, who will be retiring at the end of AY 2013-14

April 24-26, 2014.

See our Alumni News page for more details.




Past Events


Sea Monsters to Space Aliens, or Why We Need Monster Studies

A lecture by Professor Asa Mittman, Dept. of Art History, Cal State, Chico.

Wednesday, November 7, 2012. 5:30PM

Herter Hall 227, Reception to follow.




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