News and Events
Spring 2017 Bus Trip to NYC!
Visit the Etruscan, Greek and Roman galleries of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and Time and Cosmos exhibit at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World at NYU
Saturday, March 25 - bus departs BU @ 7:00 am & departs NYC @ 7:00 pm. Cost (includes museum admission) is $36 per person (cash or check). To confirm your space, payment is required - to Margaret Dwyer in LT 510 by March 1, 2017.
2016 Summer Scholars Program
For senior Kyle Welch, the summer of 2016 was dedicated to dismantling stereotypes through language. The Arabic and French double major read the Qur'an line by line - analyzing all of the written language pertaining to love. Full article below>>
Levin Grant Reception, Presentation: Lyla Cerulli,
On Friday, 14-Oct of 2016, students and Faculty in Classics assembled to celebrate Lyla Cerulli, the first ever Levin Educational Enrichment Grant recipient. In addition to being fêted, Lyla treated those in attendance to a presentation on her Living Latin in Rome experience — more here....
Congratulations to John H. Starks, Jr., Associate Professor of Classical Studies, Chair of the Department of Classical and Near Eastern Studies ~ Recipient of the 2015 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching!
Associate Professor John H. Starks Jr. is a highly respected, true intellectual who is a multi-talented, resourceful presence in the classroom, bringing the classics to life for his students. He joined the faculty at Binghamton University as an assistant professor in the Department of Classical and Near Eastern Studies in 2007, and was promoted to associate professor in 2014. Read more >>
Fulbright FLTA Feature, 2014-2015
Bochra Kouraichi was our Arabic Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant for academic year 2014-2015. See the story on her, on her homeland of Tunisia, and on the Fulbright FLTA program. Go to story >>