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Bulger Awards Presented to Outstanding Classics Majors

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

On Friday November 30, a ceremony was held to recognize this year's winners of the William M. Bulger Award. Each year the Department presents the Bulger Award to the outstanding Classics majors as...

Herter Hall Graduate Students, Faculty Take Stand for 'Tolerance for Diversity'

Friday, November 30, 2018

After posters linked to white supremacism were placed outside Herter Hall earlier this month, graduate students and faculty from various departments in the building began a “tolerance for diversity...

For the fairest

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Congratulations to Chloe Kolbet, Steven Mondloch, Joe Stern, and Forrester Hammer, all UMass Amherst MAT students, who won the Bolchazy Carducci Halloween costume contest for their wonderful...

Archaeological Field School in Greece

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 summer field school on the Greek island of Kea. The field school is a 6-week program that includes a 1-week study tour in mainland Greece and 5...

Vincent Cleary, retired Professor of Classics, 1932–2018

Friday, September 28, 2018

With sadness the Department of Classics has learned of the passing of our former colleague Vincent J. Cleary. He taught at UMass from 1971 to 1997, and in retirement remained an active member of...

Classics Undergrad Wins SCS Scholarship

Friday, August 31, 2018

Zaidi Barreto (B.A. 2020) is one of this year’s recipients of the Minority Scholarship in Classics and Classical Archaeology, an award sponsored by the the Committee on Diversity in the Profession...